The Girl King

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THE GIRL KING is the captivating new feature by Finland-born filmmaker Mika Kaurismäki (MAMA AFRICA, ROAD NORTH), one of world cinema’s most versatile and acclaimed talents. The English-language film is a depiction of several years in the life of the... read more
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THE GIRL KING is the captivating new feature by Finland-born filmmaker Mika Kaurismäki (MAMA AFRICA, ROAD NORTH), one of world cinema’s most versatile and acclaimed talents. The English-language film is a depiction of several years in the life of the 17th century Queen Kristina of Sweden, the “Girl King.” Born in 1626 and queen by the age of six, Kristina was the most famous woman in the world during her lifetime and remains a controversial figure in Sweden to this day and one of the most influential and fascinating figures to have graced European history.

Original Release

12/04/2015

US Release

12/04/2015

Cast

Sarah Gadon Countess Ebba Sparre
Michael Nyqvist Chancellor Axel Oxenstierna
Lucas Bryant Count Johan Oxenstierna
Martina Gedeck Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg / Maria Eleonora
Malin Buska Queen Kristina / Kristina
Laura Birn Countess Erika Erksein
Hippolyte Girardot Ambassador Pierre Hector Chanut
Peter Lohmeyer Bishop Of Stockholm
François Arnaud Karl Gustav Kasimir
Patrick Bauchau René Descartes
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Mika Kaurismäki

Writers

Michel Marc Bouchard, Linda Gaboriau

Cast

Sarah Gadon Countess Ebba Sparre
Michael Nyqvist Chancellor Axel Oxenstierna
Lucas Bryant Count Johan Oxenstierna
Martina Gedeck Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg / Maria Eleonora
Malin Buska Queen Kristina / Kristina
Laura Birn Countess Erika Erksein
Hippolyte Girardot Ambassador Pierre Hector Chanut
Peter Lohmeyer Bishop Of Stockholm
François Arnaud Karl Gustav Kasimir
Patrick Bauchau René Descartes
Jarmo Mäkinen The General
Petri Aulin Guard
Janina Berman Abortion Nurse
Samuli Edelmann King Gustav II / King Gustav II Adolf
Gabriele Goria Second Italian Jesuit
Mikko Kouki Aide de Camp
Mikko Leppilampi Count Magnus de la Gardie
Ville Virtanen Doctor Van Wullen
Timo Torikka Father Viogué / Père Viogué
Lotus Tinat Young Queen Kristina

Producers

Editors

Hans Funck

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