My Life as a Dog

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  • PG-13
  • Genre(s): Drama Comedy
  • Release year: 1985
  • Running time: 102 min
Acclaimed Swedish account of a 12-year-old boy's attempts to cope with a series of emotional upheavals in the late 1950s. Both touching and funny!
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Acclaimed Swedish account of a 12-year-old boy's attempts to cope with a series of emotional upheavals in the late 1950s. Both touching and funny!

Original Release

12/12/1985

US Release

05/01/1987

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Cast

Anton Glanzelius Ingemar
Tomas von Brömssen morbror Gunnar
Anki Liden Ingemars mamma (as Anki Liden)
Kicki Rundgren moster Ulla
Melinda Kinnaman Saga
Lennart Hjulström konstnären
Ing-Marie Carlsson Berit
Ralph Carlsson Harry
Johan Widerberg Boy in town
Leif Ericson farbror Sandberg (as Leif Ericsson)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Lasse Hallstrom

Writers

Lasse Hallstrom, Reidar Jönsson, Brasse Brännström, Per Berglund

Cast

Anton Glanzelius Ingemar
Tomas von Brömssen morbror Gunnar
Anki Liden Ingemars mamma (as Anki Liden)
Kicki Rundgren moster Ulla
Melinda Kinnaman Saga
Lennart Hjulström konstnären
Ing-Marie Carlsson Berit
Ralph Carlsson Harry
Johan Widerberg Boy in town
Leif Ericson farbror Sandberg (as Leif Ericsson)
Christina Carlwind Fru sandberg
Viveca Dahlén tvättande kvinna
Arnold Alfredsson Mannes farfar (as Arnold Alfredson)
Fritz Elofsson Mäster
Didrik Gustafsson Arvidsson, dying old man befriended by Ingmar (as Didrik Gustavsson)
Jan-Philip Hollström Manne, the boy with green hair
Vivi Johansson tant Arvidsson
Per Ottosson Tommy
Magnus Rask Fransson, crazy old man always fixing his roof
Tony Rix En pojke (as Tony Rix)

Producers

Editors

Christer Furubrand, Susanne Linnman

1988OscarBest Director Nominated
1988OscarBest Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium Nominated
1988Golden GlobeBest Foreign Language Film Won
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