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Richard Hobert

Glädjekällan (Spring of Joy)

89' - 1993 - Drama - Dialogue: Swedish
Director: Richard Hobert Composer: Richard Hobert With: Sven Lindberg, Göran Stangertz, Camilla Lundén
Ragnar waves goodbye to his lively, lovely wife Ellen who embarks on a trip with some friends. Unfortunately, Ellen dies on foreign shores. Distressed and lonely, Ragnar receives a little box containing Ellen's ashes. He places the ashes in a beautiful urn and plans to lay his beloved spouse to her final rest under the lilac bushes near the “Spring of Joy”, their summer cottage. Together with his son Mick, a very justifiably unsuccessful rock musician and his son's young net-stockinged girlfriend, Catti, Ragnar attempts to transport his wife to her final resting place. Their trip proves to be eventful in and of itself, and it does - in the best sense of the phrase - have a happy ending.

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Credits

Director

Richard Hobert

Composer

Richard Hobert

With

Sven Lindberg, Göran Stangertz, Camilla Lundén

Scenario

Richard Hobert

Director of Photography

Lars Crépin

Editor

Leif Kristiansson

Producer

Aina Behring

More information

Dialogue

Swedish

Countries of production

Finland, Denmark, Norway, Sweden

Year

1993

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