Flickan The Girl

Story of a nine-and-a-half year old girl left alone in Sweden while her family is in Africa during the summer of 1981.

Directed by Fredrik Edfeldt. Screenplay by Karin Arrhenius. Starring Blanca Engström, Shanti Roney and others. Produced by Acne Film.


International Film Festival Breda (Dioraphte Award) Netherlands 2010
Greta Award - Swedish Association of Film Critics Award Sweden 2010
Guldbagge Award Nominee (Best Screenplay) Sweden 2010
Reykjavik International Film Festival (FIPRESCI Award) Island 2009
Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival (CIFEJ Prize) Sweden 2009
Festival du Nouevau Cinema Montreal (Jury’s Special Mention) France 2009
Festival International Du Film D'arras (Golden Atlas) France 2009
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (Selected for Variety Critic’s Choice Program) The Czech Republic 2009
Castellinaria International Film Festival (The Silver Castle) Switzerland 2009
Festival International Du Film D'arras (Jury Grand Prix) France 2009
Athens International Film Festival (Best Film, Audience Award) Greece 2009
Berlin International Film Festival (Best Debut Film, Honorable Mention) Germany 2009
Berlin International Film Festival (Best Feature Film, Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk) Germany 2009
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  • Drama
  • Family

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