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The Babylon disease

Daniel Espinosa, Sweden, 2004

90 min.Feature

A story about our confused times and young people in Stockholm, from a 20-year-old's perspective.
Maja, 20 is homeless and just abandoned by her boyfriend Olle, who has gone to India. She moves in with Mattias in a tiny flat where also other friends hang out. Her spoilt and bisexual friend Pållan flirts with Mattias. Also Maja starts to fall in love with Mattias, but can't help thinking that Olle could come back and be the perfect boyfriend.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards Materials
Original title Babylonsjukan
Danish title Babylonsjukan
Other titles The Babylon disease, Zaraza babilonska
Director Daniel Espinosa
Screenplay Clara Fröberg
Producer Lars Lindström, Åke Sandgren
Director of Photography Camilla Hjelm
Editor Morten Højbjerg
Composer Jon Ekstrand
Production designer Catharina Nyqvist Ehrnrooth
Casting Imor Hermann
Appearances Nina Wähä, Paulina Hawliczek, Mikael Wranell, Kalled Mustonen
Production country Sweden, Denmark
Production companies Nordisk Film Production Sverige AB
Danish festival release 14.09.2005, Buster Filmfestival for børn og unge 2005.
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte

Companies

Production companies Nordisk Film Production Sverige AB

Direction

Direction Daniel Espinosa
Casting Imor Hermann
Assistant director Pontus Sjöman
Continuity Angela Holmboe

Script

Script Clara Fröberg

Production

Producer Lars Lindström
Producer Åke Sandgren
Executive producer Hans-Peter Lundh
Executive producer Kim Magnusson
Post-production supervisor Christina Isabel Emdrup
Post-production supervisor Tove Jystrup
Production manager Per Janérus
Location manager Lars Nilsson
Production assistant Peter Knochenhauer
Location assistant Lina Jarl
Location assistant Carin Sjölin

Cinematography

Cinematography Camilla Hjelm
Steadicam operator Johan Heurgren
Camera assistant Mikaël Meisen-Dietmann
2nd assistant camera Sharif Shawky
Camera assistant: 2. unit Daniel Wannberg
Cinematographer: 2. unit Kasper Tuxen

Stills

Stills Petra Hellberg

Editing

Editing Morten Højbjerg
Assistant editor Michael Jørgensen

Music

Music Jon Ekstrand

Production design

Production design Catharina Nyqvist Ehrnrooth

Wardrobe

Wardrobe Marcus Olson

Sound

Foley editor Allan Holmberg
Sound effect editor Kasper Janus Rasmussen
Sound effect editor Rasmus Winther

Visual effects

Color timing Dorthe Bankwell

Stunt

Stunt Seth Ericson

Appearance

Maja Nina Wähä
Pauline Paulina Hawliczek
Jonny Mikael Wranell
Mattias Kalled Mustonen
Anders Gustav Deinoff
Ramiro Jonatan Rodriguez
Niklas Gustavsson Per Burell
Stefan David Dencik
Olle Gustaf Skarsgård
Paulines mor Malgorzata Pieczynska
Ramiros mor Andrea Macchiavelli
Ramiros far Cesar Sarachu
Jacob Tobias Kronqvist
Mand fra 'Nytt Sverige' Andreas Svensson
Syngende kvinde Petra Hjortensjö
Billetkontrollør Jurek Sawka
Portør Fredrik Hammar
Sygeplejer Martin Jonsson
Sygeplejer Josef Fares
Appearance Christobal Vylches
Appearance Juan Perrona
Appearance Paul del Valle
Festsanger Jason Diakité

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