Vildfåglar

Vildfåglar

100 mins | Drama | Aug. 21, 1955

"Wild birds" - A Swedish film noir with the character of a French noir ('Quai des brumes', 'Le jour se lève'). Two worlds meet for a brief experience of happiness ended by a violent tragedy. In one world the unhappy prostitute (Ulla) finds a drunken young man (Nisse) who had previously failed in many occupations. She takes him home. Her feelings are like those for a younger brother.

Vildfåglar

100 mins | Drama | Aug. 21, 1955

Vildfåglar
"Wild birds" - A Swedish film noir with the character of a French noir ('Quai des brumes', 'Le jour se lève'). Two worlds meet for a brief experience of happiness ended by a violent tragedy. In one world the unhappy prostitute (Ulla) finds a drunken young man (Nisse) who had previously failed in many occupations. She takes him home. Her feelings are like those for a younger brother.
Producers Svensk Filmindustri
Original title Vildfåglar
Directors Alf Sjöberg
Writers Alf Sjöberg, Bengt Anderberg

Cast

Maj-Britt Nilsson

as Lena Hern

Per Oscarsson

as Nisse

Ulf Palme

as Harry

Ulla Sjöblom

as Ulla

Gertrud Fridh

as Lizzie

Jane Friedmann

as Ester

Eva Stiberg

as Mrs. Carlsson

Kolbjörn Knudsen

as Captain Hern

Erik Strandmark

as Furniture dealer

Tommy Nilsson

as Stickan

Allan Edwall

as Fiorentino

Bengt Blomgren

as Gunnar

Olof Thunberg

as The caretaker