Under the Sun (1998)

7 1998-12-25 (SE) DramaRomance 2h 10m
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Olof lives alone on his family's farm after the death of his mother. Unable to read and write, he is dependent on his younger friend, Erik, who helps him in the afternoons. Once a sailor, Erik brags of having known hundreds of women. Out of the blue, Olof advertises in the local paper for a young lady housekeeper, and Ellen, a middle-class city woman, arrives to take over the house and, as the summer goes on, Olof's heart and Erik's desire as well.

  1. Colin Nutley

    Director, Writer

  2. H. E. Bates


  3. Johanna Hald


  4. David Neal


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  1. Rolf Lassgård

    Rolf Lassgård


  2. Helena Bergström

    Helena Bergström

    Ellen Lind

  3. Johan Widerberg

    Johan Widerberg

    Erik Jonsson

  4. Gunilla Röör

    Gunilla Röör

    Newspaper Receptionist

  5. Jonas Falk


  6. Linda Ulvaeus

    Linda Ulvaeus


  7. Bergljót Arnadóttir

    Shop assistant

  8. Per Sandberg


  9. Rikard Wolff

    Rikard Wolff

    Narrator (voice)

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Under the Sun
Under the Sun

Original Title Under Solen

Status Released

Original Language Swedish

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