Norrtullsligan
Live musical accompaniment by the Matti Bye Ensemble
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Showings
Castro TheatreSun, May 31, 2015 4:30 PM
$16 general / $14 member (No processing fee!)
Not Available
 
Film Info
Director:Per Lindberg
Cast:Tora Teje
Inga Tidblad
Renée Björling
Linnéa Hillberg
Egil Eide
Tollie Zellman
Year:1923
Country:Sweden
Total Run Time:86 mins.
Description

Four female office workers share a flat and the experience of being self-sufficient in a man’s world.

This incandescent comedy, starring the legendary Swedish star Tora Teje, is remarkably modern in its outlook and technique. Director Per Lindberg includes an astonishing shot of endless rows of typists in a huge office space that predates similar, more famous, scenes in King Vidor’s The Crowd and Billy Wilder’s The Apartment by years.

Restored by Swedish Film Institute.

Live musical accompaniment by the Matti Bye Ensemble

Special suport from The Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation

Co-presented by the Consulate General of Sweden San Francisco, the California Film Institute, and Bay Area Women in Film & Media