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City of My Dreams (1976)

Mina drömmars stad (original title)
In late 19th century Stockholm, young Henning and his friends are struggling to stay alive while dreaming of freedom in a city where there are those who own and those who are owned. Based ... See full summary »

Director:

Ingvar Skogsberg

Writers:

Per Anders Fogelström (freely adapted from the novel by), Ingvar Skogsberg (screenplay)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Eddie Axberg ... Henning
Britt-Louise Tillbom Britt-Louise Tillbom ... Lotten (as Britt Louise Tillbom)
Kjell-Hugo Grandin Kjell-Hugo Grandin ... Tummen
Gunilla Larsson Gunilla Larsson ... Matilda
Åke Wästersjö Åke Wästersjö ... Skräcken
Märta Dorff ... Tvätt-Johanna
Berit Gustafsson Berit Gustafsson ... Tvätt-Malin
Peter Lindgren ... Storsäcken
Fylgia Zadig Fylgia Zadig ... Hustrun
Mona Seilitz ... Annika
Gertrud Widerberg Gertrud Widerberg ... Augusta
Madeleine Tjärneberg Madeleine Tjärneberg ... Lilltösen
Frej Lindqvist ... Färgarn
Marrit Ohlsson Marrit Ohlsson ... Mamsell Tornberg
Ulla-Britt Norrman-Olsson Ulla-Britt Norrman-Olsson ... Klara (as Ulla-Britt Norrman)
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Storyline

In late 19th century Stockholm, young Henning and his friends are struggling to stay alive while dreaming of freedom in a city where there are those who own and those who are owned. Based on the first book of the City series by Per Anders Fogelström, who also is the narrator of the film. Written by Nirym

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1860s | based on novel | See All (2) »

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Details

Country:

Sweden

Language:

Swedish

Release Date:

29 October 1976 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

SEK7,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

New premiere in restored copy August 15, 2017. A century after the birth of the author Per Anders Fogelström. See more »

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Featured in Ollebom (2002) See more »

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