Rasmus på luffen

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Rasmus på luffen
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Swedish DVD-cover
Directed by Olle Hellbom
Produced byOlle Hellbom
Written by Astrid Lindgren
Starring Allan Edwall
Erik Lindgren
Jarl Kulle
Håkan Serner
Music by Gösta Linderholm
Björn Isfält
Distributed by AB Svensk Filmindustri
Release date
  • 12 December 1981 (1981-12-12)(Sweden)
Running time
105 minutes

Rasmus på luffen is a Swedish film directed by Olle Hellbom, which was released to cinemas in Sweden on 12 December 1981. [1] It is based on the 1955 film Luffaren och Rasmus by Astrid Lindgren, the book Rasmus på luffen by Lindgren was published in 1956.



The story is set in the year 1910 when a child, Rasmus, runs away from the orphanage Västerhaga and meets the tramp Oskar.

Selected cast

About film

It was re-released on DVD on 5 November 2003. [2]

This was the final film of director Hellbom, who died the next year.

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  1. "Rasmus på Luffen" (in Swedish). Swedish Film Database. 12 December 1981. Retrieved 24 September 2016.
  2. "Rasmus på luffen (1981)" (in Swedish). Swedish Film Institute . Retrieved 2010-02-28.