Elvira Madigan 56 years old

Elvira Madigan

Hedvig Jensen is a famous ropewalker and is known to her public as Elvira Madigan. She meets Lieutenant Sixten Sparre, a Swedish officer who is married and has two children. They both decide to run away, but since Sixten deserted the army, he cannot find any job and the couple encounters many hardships. Moreover, while on the run, Sixten meets a friend who tries to convince him to come back to his country and family.


Elvira Madigan Cast

Name Character
Pia Degermark She was 17, now 74 years old as Hedvig Jensen
Lennart Malmer He was 25, now 82 years old as Kristoffer
Thommy Berggren He was 29, now 86 years old as Sixten Sparre
Cleo Jensen as Cleo

Elvira Madigan Crew

Name Department
Jörgen Persson as Director of Photography. He was 1 (now 57) years old Camera
Bo Widerberg as Director. He was 36 (66) years old when He died Directing
Bo Widerberg as Editor. He was 36 (66) years old when He died Editing
Bo Widerberg as Writer. He was 36 (66) years old when He died Writing
Kalle Boman as Assistant Director. He was 24 (now 81) years old Directing
Ulf Björlin as Original Music Composer. He was 33 (60) years old when He died Sound
Sven Fahlén as Sound. He was 7 (now 64) years old Sound
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Elvira Madigan (56 years)

  • Release day: Monday, April 24, 1967
  • Runtime: 91 minutes