I Am Maria (1979)

Movie


I Am Maria (1979)
Jag är Maria (original title)

11-year-old Maria is forced to stay with her relatives in a small town. She becomes friends with a quirky, drunken painter.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
Sweden
IMDb  6.7 /10
Creators
Director Karsten Wedel
Writer Hans-Eric Hellberg
Writer Göran Setterberg
Writer Karsten Wedel
Information
Release Date1979-12-15
Runtime1h 34mins
GenreDrama
Content Rating
Awards2 wins & 1 nomination.
CompanyDrakfilm Produktion, Svenska Filminstitutet (SFI), Treklövern
CountrySweden
LanguageSwedish
Lise-Lotte Hjelm
Lise-Lotte Hjelm
Maria
Frej Lindqvist
Frej Lindqvist
Lennart
Maria's Mother
Malin Åman
Malin Åman
Pia
Bodil Mårtensson
Bodil Mårtensson
Ulla
Per Flygare
Per Flygare
Teacher
Björn Strand
Björn Strand
Staffan
Lars Dejert
Lars Dejert
Lasse
Richard Ihrestam
Richard Ihrestam
Daniel
Thomas Paulsson
Thomas Paulsson
Christiansson
Torsten Föllinger
Torsten Föllinger
Dr. Kruse

I Am Maria

I Am Maria (Swedish: Jag är Maria) is a 1979 Swedish drama film directed by Karsten Wedel. Peter Lindgren won the award for Best Actor at the 16th Guldbagge Awards.


Cast

  • Lise-Lotte Hjelm as Maria
  • Peter Lindgren as Jon
  • Helena Brodin as Maj-Britt
  • Frej Lindqvist as Lennart
  • Claire Wikholm as Maria's Mother
  • Anita Ekström as Anna
  • Malin Åman as Pia
  • Stig Engström as Sixten
  • Bodil Mårtensson as Ulla
  • Per Flygare as Teacher