Roseanna (1993 film)

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Roseanna
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Directed by Daniel Alfredson
Produced by Hans Lönnerheden
Screenplay byJonas Cornell
Based on Roseanna
by Sjöwall and Wahlöö
Starring Gösta Ekman
Kjell Bergqvist
Rolf Lassgård
Niklas Hjulström
CinematographyDan Myhrman
Edited byHélène Berlin
Release date
  • 6 October 1993 (1993-10-06)(Sweden) [1]
  • 4 February 1994 (1994-02-04)(Sweden Kanal 1) [2]
Running time
94 minutes
CountrySweden
Germany
LanguageSwedish

Roseanna is a 1993 Swedish police film about Martin Beck, directed by Daniel Alfredson, based on the novel Roseanna (1965).

Martin Beck fictional Swedish police detective

Martin Beck is a fictional Swedish police detective who is the main character in a series of ten novels by Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö, collectively titled The Story of a Crime. The stories are frequently referred to as the Martin Beck stories. All of the novels have been adapted into films between 1967 and 1994, six of which featured Gösta Ekman as Martin Beck. Between 1997 and 2018 there have also been 38 films based on the characters, with Peter Haber as Martin Beck.

Daniel Alfredson Swedish film director

Hans Daniel Björn Alfredson is a Swedish film director who is best known for directing film versions of two parts of the Millennium Trilogy: The Girl Who Played with Fire and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest. At the 29th Guldbagge Awards he won the award for Best Screenplay and was nominated for Best Director for the film The Man on the Balcony. His latest film is Blackway starring Anthony Hopkins, Julia Stiles and Ray Liotta.

<i>Roseanna</i> (novel) novel by Sjöwall and Wahlöö

Roseanna is a mystery novel by Swedish writers Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö, first published in 1965. It is the first novel in their detective series revolving around Martin Beck and his team.

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Gösta Ekman Swedish actor

Hans Gösta Gustaf Ekman was a Swedish actor, comedian, and director.

Kjell Bergqvist Swedish actor

Kjell Bertil Leonard Bergqvist is a Swedish actor.

Rolf Lassgård Swedish actor

Rolf Holger Lassgård is a Swedish actor. He is known for his many roles in crime dramas.

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<i>Beck – I Guds namn</i> 2007 film by Kjell Sundvall

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The Man on the Balcony is a 1993 Swedish-German crime thriller film, based on the book The Man on the Balcony written by Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö. This is the fourth film which stars Gösta Ekman as Martin Beck and Rolf Lassgård as Gunvald Larsson.

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References

  1. "Roseanne (Video 1993)". Internet Movie Database . Retrieved 11 August 2013.
  2. "Roseanna (1993)" (in Swedish). Swedish Film Institute . Retrieved 11 August 2013.
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