|To Kill a Child|
|Att döda ett barn|
|Directed by|| Alexander Skarsgård |
|Written by||Alexander Skarsgård|
|Based on|| To Kill a Child |
by Stig Dagerman
|Produced by||Anna Knochenhauer|
Evalena Ljung Kjellberg
|Narrated by||Stellan Skarsgård|
|Cinematography||John Christian Rosenlund|
|Edited by||Kristin Grundström|
|Music by||Mario Adamson|
Björne Larson AB
|Distributed by||Björne Larson Film|
Film i Väst
|Countries|| Finland |
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A man is on his way to the ocean. A child is running through a backyard. In four minutes their fates will intertwine. One life will be changed forever whilst the other's flame will burn out.
The film premiered on 7 February 2003 and has also been shown on Swedish Television. 
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