Epic story about two families and their friendship and common destiny in Sweden's Gothenburg in the 1940s and 1950s. Told from the perspective of young Simon Larsson, who learns that he's an adopted child who has a Jewish father from Germany. After WWII Simon travels to explore his roots - a journey that leads to the basic mysteries of the human life. After the bestselling novel by Marianne Fredriksson.

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  1. Marianne Fredriksson


  2. Lisa Ohlin


  3. Marnie Blok


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  1. Bill Skarsgård

    Bill Skarsgård

    Simon Larsson

  2. Helen Sjöholm

    Helen Sjöholm

    Karin Larrson

  3. Jan Josef Liefers

    Jan Josef Liefers

    Ruben Lentov

  4. Katharina Schüttler

    Katharina Schüttler


  5. SG

    Stefan Gödicke

    Erik Larsson

  6. JS

    Jonatan S. Wächter

    Young Simon

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Original Title Simon och ekarna

Status Released

Original Language Swedish

Runtime 2h 2m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • October 11, 2012



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