The Boy with the Golden Pants

Ella Lemhagen, Denmark, 2014

95 min.Feature

Mats is a young guy and like everyone else alsways strapped for cash. However, when he finds a pair of pants with magic pockets producing money everything changes! Suddenly, the world is at his feet and Mats can now fulfill his wildest dreams.
But when Mats realizes that he is abusing the power that comes with the money, Mats decides to help other people instead.
Meanwhile, powerful forces has for many years been looking for the legendary golden pants, and they soon track down Mats and kidnaps his dad. At the same time it turns out that the money in his pants actually come from various vaults all over the country. This means that now Mats also has the police chasing after him. He only has two friends his best friends David and Livlí who will help him save his father and make everything right.

"The Boy with the Golden Pants" is a classic adventure film based on the international bestseller by Max Lundgren.
Basic information Credits
Original title Pojken med guldbyxorna
Danish title Drengen med guldbukserne
Director Ella Lemhagen
Screenplay Ella Lemhagen
Based on roman af Max Lundgren.
Producer Fredrik Wikström Nicastro
Director of Photography Anders Bohman
Editor Thomas Lagermann
Sound Peter Schultz
Composer Fredrik Emilson
Production designer Teresa Beale
Appearance Lukas Holgersson, Olle Krantz, Nina Sand, Shanti Roney
Production country Denmark, Sweden
Dialogue language Swedish
DFI subsidy Minor
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Production company Cosmo Film
Co-production Tre Vänner, TV4 Sverige
With support from Film i Väst, Svenska Filminstitutet, Det Danske Filminstitut, Nordisk Film & TV Fond
In collaboration with Nordisk Film


Direction Ella Lemhagen


Screenplay Ella Lemhagen
Story developer Fredrik Wikström Nicastro
Script supervisor Nikolaj Scherfig


Producer Fredrik Wikström Nicastro
Co-producer Rasmus Thorsen
Production coordinator Mia Bang Steenberg
Line producer Olof Spaak
Assisting producer Annica Bellander


Cinematographer Anders Bohman
First assistant camera Thomas Holm Deleuran


Still photographer Johan Bergmark

Electrical dept.

Best boy Jens Bo Fraek


Editor Thomas Lagermann


Composer Fredrik Emilson

Production design

Production designer Teresa Beale


Costume on set Moa Li Lemhagen Schalin
Mask design Annika Stödberg


Sound designer Peter Schultz
Sound effect editor Morten Groth Brandt
Sound mixer Niels Arild
Dialogue editor Jacques Pedersen


Mats Lukas Holgersson
David Olle Krantz
Livli Nina Sand
Torkel Shanti Roney
Zeke Jimmy Lindström
William Otto Kurt Ravn
Katarina Heed Annika Hallin

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