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Schoolyard Blues

Schoolyard Blues
Director: Maria Eriksson
Original title: Schoolyard Blues
Scenario: Pelle Rådström
Status: Moldavian Premiere
DoP: Erik Molberg Hansen
Age restrictions: +16
Music: Shida Shahabi
Country: Sweden
Production year: 2017
Costumes: Sarah Mae White
Genre: Drama
Duration: 16 min.
Editing: Alexandra Litén
Producer: Farima Karimi
Composer: Shida Shahabi
Distribution (actors): Olle Frelin, Eva Melander, Douglas Steyner, Mela Tesfazion


It's John's first day at school. Unexpectedly his eleven-year-old big brother Mika shows up to follow him to assembly. But Mika has plans other than just taking John to school. Mika sees it as his mission to teach John the hard facts of the world, starting with the merciless demands of the schoolyard.


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About director:


Maria Eriksson-Hecht was born on May 21, 1986 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. She is a director and writer, known for Om du lämnar mig nu (2014), Annalyn(2012) and Skolstartssorg (2017).