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Pelle erobreren / an Odyssey Distributors Ltd. presentation ; Per Holst præsenterer ; en film af Bille August ; produktion, Per Holst filmproduktion, Svensk filmindustri ; instruktion, Bille August ; manuskript, Bille August.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 150 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States]: Film Movement , 1987.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Bille August.
Participant or Performer Note:
Max Von Sydow, Pelle Hvenegaard.
Summary, etc.:
Lasse, an elderly and widowed farmer, and his young son Pelle, join a boat-load of immigrants to escape from impoverished rural Sweden to Denmark's Baltic island of Bornholm. They are employed at a large farm in Denmark, where they are treated as the lowest of the low. It is ultimately their loving relationship which sustains them through a difficult year.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG-13.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Swedes > Denmark > History > Drama.
Agricultural laborers > Denmark > History > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Denmark > Drama.

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