|More About the Children of Noisy Village|
|Directed by||Lasse Hallström|
|Produced by||Waldemar Bergendahl|
|Screenplay by||Astrid Lindgren|
|Based on||The Six Bullerby Children novels by Astrid Lindgren|
|Starring|| Linda Bergström |
Crispin Dickson Wendenius
|Music by||Georg Riedel|
|Edited by||Susanne Linnman|
|Distributed by||Svensk Filmindustri|
More About the Children of Noisy Village (Swedish : Mer om oss barn i Bullerbyn) is a Swedish film which was released to cinemas in Sweden on 5 September 1987, directed by Lasse Hallström, based on the books about The Six Bullerby Children by Astrid Lindgren.
It is a sequel to The Children of Noisy Village which premiered the year before. The two filmed were then reworked into a seven-episode television series that was broadcast in 1989.
Astrid Anna Emilia Lindgren was a Swedish writer of fiction and screenplays. She is best known for several children's book series, featuring Pippi Longstocking, Emil of Lönneberga, Karlsson-on-the-Roof, and the Six Bullerby Children, and for the children's fantasy novels Mio, My Son, Ronia the Robber's Daughter, and The Brothers Lionheart. Lindgren worked on the Children's Literature Editorial Board at the Rabén & Sjögren publishing house in Stockholm and wrote more than 30 books for children. In January 2017, she was calculated to be the world's 18th most translated author, and the fourth most translated children's writer after Enid Blyton, Hans Christian Andersen and the Brothers Grimm. Lindgren has so far sold roughly 165 million books worldwide. In 1994, she was awarded the Right Livelihood Award for "her unique authorship dedicated to the rights of children and respect for their individuality."
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