A Serious Game

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A Serious Game

A Serious Game

Sweden, Denmark, Norway

2016 , 115 min.

Director: 
Pernilla August
Producer: 
Fredrik Heinig, Patrik Andersson, Frida Bargo
Starring: 
Michael Nyqvist, Sverrir Gudnason, Mikkel Boe Følsgaa
Subtitles: 
Lithuanian, English

Ši laimė, Arvidai... ji gali sužlugdyti tavo gyvenimą.

You can watch the film on „ePasaka“: http://www.epasaka.lt/en

 

A daughter of a poor painter Lydia (by charismatic Karin Franz Körlof) and aspiring journalist Arvid (Sverrir Gudnason) fall madly in love. They cannot refrain from each other, yet one marries a daughter of a rich man, and the other marries an elderly wealthy businessman after the death of her father. None of them are happy in their marital lives as they long for one another. Yet once the meet again, it seems that their love affair is impossible. It is a passionate love story about our desires and the price we';re ready to pay for them. Film is an adaptation of Hjalmar Soderberg's novel "The Serious Game".

Pernilla August is one of the most important Swedish actresses and has been awarded the Palm for the Best Actress in the film The Best intentions (Den Goda Viljan)(1992) by Ingmar Bergman. Her feature length director';s debut Beyond (Svinalangorna)(2010) was awarded Best Director award in the Swedish Guldbagge.