Fyra dagar som skakade Sverige - Midsommarkrisen 1941

Fyra dagar som skakade Sverige - Midsommarkrisen 1941

96 mins | Documentary | Jan. 3, 1988

At dawn on June 22, 1941, Germany invaded the Soviet Union. On the same morning, Germany demanded permission from the Swedish government to transport 18,000 German soldiers from Norway to Finland across Sweden by railway. This was a difficult problem for the Swedish government. On one hand remaining friendly with Germany at the height of its power, on the other maintaining a strict neutrality. The Swedish cabinet meet in Stockholm to decide upon the best reply to the German demands.

Fyra dagar som skakade Sverige - Midsommarkrisen 1941

96 mins | Documentary | Jan. 3, 1988

Fyra dagar som skakade Sverige - Midsommarkrisen 1941
At dawn on June 22, 1941, Germany invaded the Soviet Union. On the same morning, Germany demanded permission from the Swedish government to transport 18,000 German soldiers from Norway to Finland across Sweden by railway. This was a difficult problem for the Swedish government. On one hand remaining friendly with Germany at the height of its power, on the other maintaining a strict neutrality. The Swedish cabinet meet in Stockholm to decide upon the best reply to the German demands.
Producers SVT
Original title Fyra dagar som skakade Sverige - Midsommarkrisen 1941
Directors Olle Häger
Writers Hans Villius, Olle Häger

Cast

Ernst-Hugo Järegård

as Per-Albin Hansson

Sven Lindberg

as Christian Günter

Helge Skoog

as Ernst Wigforss

Per Sjöstrand

as Gösta Bagge

Lars-Erik Berenett

as Erik Boheman

Bertil Norström

as Frithiof Domö

Axel Düberg

as Ivan Pauli

Ola Lindegren

as Karl Schnurre

Carl Billquist

as Per Edvin Sköld

Allan Svensson

as KG Westman

Stefan Sauk

as Signalspanaren

Bengt Bylund

as Nyhetsuppläsaren

Tomas Bolme

as Intervjuaren

Hans Villius

as Himself