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Wolf (2008)

Varg (original title)
An examination of how the traditions of the Sami villagers in northern Sweden is confronted with modern day society.

Director:

Daniel Alfredson

Writer:

Kerstin Ekman
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Stormare ... Klemens
Robin Lundberg Robin Lundberg ... Nejla
Rolf Degerlund Rolf Degerlund ... Mats
Marie Delleskog Marie Delleskog ... Anita
Gustav Kling Gustav Kling ... Pe Nisj
Inga Sarri Inga Sarri ... Risten
Svante Martin Svante Martin ... Henningsson
Bo Samuelsson Bo Samuelsson ... Elias (as Bo Samuelson)
Anitta Suikkari Anitta Suikkari ... Guro
Sven Henriksen Sven Henriksen ... Dorj
Nils-Josef Labba Nils-Josef Labba ... Fjellström (as Nils Josef Labba)
Åke Arvidsson Åke Arvidsson ... Poliskollegan
Annika Nordin Annika Nordin ... Åklagaren
Aksel Morisse Aksel Morisse ... Advokaten Westin
Karl Zerpe Karl Zerpe ... Ola
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An examination of how the traditions of the Sami villagers in northern Sweden is confronted with modern day society.

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Country:

Sweden | Finland | Norway

Language:

Swedish | Saami

Release Date:

4 April 2008 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Farkas See more »

Filming Locations:

Jämtlands län, Sweden See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR2,350,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,446,999
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Strong and Simple
27 April 2008 | by SkruttanSee all my reviews

The first thing you notice with this film is that it is very beautifully filmed and has very strong music. Then you see Stormare do, probably one of his best roles in his career.

The story is simple, about a man and his nephew living in northern Sweden, driving snow scooters and living next to the rein deers. One night a wolf(varg in Swedish) kills a few of the rein deers and the hunt begins.

This movie is a simple but very strong movie about loyalty and Stormare is partly why you want too see this film. But you can also see it because it is a beautiful bit of Swedish film.


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