Simon & the Oaks (2011)


Epic story about two families and their friendship and common destiny in Sweden's Gothenburg in the 1940s and 1950s. Told from the perspective of young Simon Larsson, who learns that he's an adopted child who has a Jewish father from Germany. After WWII Simon travels to explore his roots - a journey that leads to the basic mysteries of the human life. After the bestselling novel by Marianne Fredriksson.

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Movie Score: 6.4/10 from 24 votes
Release Date: 2011-12-08
Status: Released
Run time: 122 min / 2:2
Production Studio : Schmidtz Katze Filmkollektiv
Production Countries: Germany, Sweden, Denmark
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Simon & the Oaks Casts

Bill Skarsgård
as Simon Larsson
Helen Sjöholm
as Karin Larrson
Jan Josef Liefers
as Ruben Lentov
Katharina Schüttler
as Iza
Stefan Gödicke
as Erik Larsson
Jonatan S. Wächter
as Young Simon
Karl Martin Eriksson
as Young Isak
Karl Linnertorp
as Isak Lentov
Erica Löfgren
as Klara
Josefin Neldén
as Mona
Lena Nylén
as Olga
Cecilia Nilsson
as Inga
Pär Brundin
as The neighbour Åke
Frederik Nilsson
as Teacher
Iwar Wiklander
as Headmaster
Raphaël Björkroth
as Hamnarbetare
Isak Cederberg
as Skolelev
Per Holtstrand
as Cykelbudet Erik
Dellie Kamijo
as Malin
Tom Lidgard
as Göran
Johan Nordahl
as Skolelev
Marcus Standoft
as Hamnarbetare
Hanna Hedin Hillberg
as Audience member (not credited)

Simon & the Oaks Crew

Directing Lisa Ohlin Director
Crew Linda Aronson Script
Writing Marnie Blok Screenplay
Writing Marianne Fredriksson Novel
Writing Lisa Ohlin Screenstory
Production Jessica Ask Producer
Production Leander Carell Producer
Production Marc-Daniel Dichant Producer
Production Sveinung Golimo Producer
Production Patrick Knippel Producer
Production Malin Kraft Line Producer
Production Christer Nilson Producer
Production Steffen Reuter Producer
Production Michiel de Rooij Producer
Sound Annette Focks Music
Editing Kasper Leick Editor
Production Simon Gunnarsson Casting
Production Anette Mandoki Casting
Art Anders Engelbrecht Production Design
Art Lena Selander Production Design
Art Anders Engelbrecht Art Direction
Art Lena Selander Art Direction
Art Folke Strömbäck Art Direction
Art Louise Drake af Hagelsrum Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Katja Watkins Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Linda Boije af Gennäs Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Camilla Eriksson Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Bim King Makeup Artist
Production Julia Klusendick Unit Production Manager
Production Olle Wirenhed Unit Production Manager
Crew Louise Drake Prop Maker
Crew Sara Eriksson Prop Maker
Visual Effects Einar Martinsen Visual Effects
Visual Effects Oystein Larsen Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Marcus B. Brodersen Visual Effects Producer
Camera Paul Blomgren Steadicam Operator
Lighting Björn Dokken Best Boy Electric
Lighting Roland Engström Electrician
Lighting Tobias Henriksson Electrician
Camera Ronald Holmberg Grip
Camera Karsten Jacobsen Steadicam Operator
Lighting Michael Wils Jensen Gaffer
Lighting Johan Jonsson Electrician
Camera Nicklas Karpaty Camera Operator
Camera Alexander Palm Camera Operator
Camera Johan Phillips Steadicam Operator
Production Heta Mantscheff Casting
Production Cecilia Torquato Casting
Production Per Holst Producer
Camera Dan Laustsen Director of Photography