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Dalecarlians (2004)

Masjävlar (original title)
Mia, who's living in Stockholm, comes home to her small childhood town to celebrate her father's birthday. There she finds herself looked down-upon by her oldest sister; and she has to ... See full summary »

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Maria Blom

Writer:

Maria Blom
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sofia Helin ... Mia
Kajsa Ernst ... Eivor
Ann Petrén ... Gunilla
Lars-Gunnar Aronsson Lars-Gunnar Aronsson ... Ingvar (as Lars G. Aronsson)
Barbro Enberg Barbro Enberg ... Barbro
Joakim Lindblad Joakim Lindblad ... Jan-Olof
Inga Ålenius Inga Ålenius ... Anna
Willie Andréason ... Calle
Peter Jankert Peter Jankert ... Tommy
Alf Nilsson Alf Nilsson ... Tore
Maja Andersson Maja Andersson ... Ida
Elin Pålsson Elin Pålsson ... Stina
Cecilia Forss Cecilia Forss ... Helena
Martin Heningsson Martin Heningsson ... Johan
Anders Bjernulf Anders Bjernulf ... Bjernulf
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Storyline

Mia, who's living in Stockholm, comes home to her small childhood town to celebrate her father's birthday. There she finds herself looked down-upon by her oldest sister; and she has to confront both her sisters when her father decides to give her the cabin by the lake, a place sought-after by both of her sisters. She visits some people who are still living in the small town, and all seem quite content with the lives they're leading. However, as the story progresses it becomes more and more noticeable that none of the characters feel good about how they live. Written by Icea

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Details

Country:

Sweden | Denmark

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

16 December 2004 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Dalarnai emberek See more »

Filming Locations:

Rättvik, Dalarnas län, Sweden See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$466,835
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Memfis Film, Film i Väst See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

DTS | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Soundtracks

Lövstuggu, polska från Rättvik
Performed by Anders Bjernulf, Anders Nygårds, Lars-Gunnar Björklund
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Simply the best
10 February 2005 | by johanwikstromSee all my reviews

This is the best movie I've ever seen!

Maybe it's because I live just a few miles from the village were the story take place, and I know how things work out in this area in Sweden. The movie tells the truth, believe me! It both criticizes and honors the lifestyle of Dalarna, and the producer wants people who watch the movie to be more opened minded and care more for your closest friends and relatives.

But if you live in another small village anywhere in Sweden (or another country) you will probably also recognize much from this movie.

Thank you Maria Blom!


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