The Serpent's Way (Ormens väg på hälleberget) 36 years old

The Serpent's Way

A salesman and his son sexually abuse the generations of women of a poor family as payment for debt. Janni must see his mother, sister, niece and wife all being exploited, and the family grow bigger with the abuser's kids.


The Serpent's Way Cast

Name Character
Stellan Skarsgård He was 35, now 72 years old as Karl Orsa Markström
Stina Ekblad She was 32, now 69 years old as Tea Alexisdotter
Johan Widerberg He was 12, now 49 years old as Jani as a child
Pernilla August She was 28, now 65 years old as Eva
Reine Brynolfsson He was 33, now 70 years old as Jani
Ernst Günther He was 53, 66 years old when he died as Ol Karlsa
Tomas von Brömssen He was 43, now 80 years old as Jacob
Melinda Kinnaman She was 15, now 52 years old as Eva as a Child
Nils Brandt He was 54, 58 years old when he died as Grandfather (uncredited)
Pernilla Wahlgren She was 19, now 55 years old as Johanna
Calle Carlswärd as Child
Åsa Karlin He was 20, now 56 years old as Child
Gun Fors She was 60, now 97 years old as A woman
Margareta Pettersson She was 31, now 68 years old as Granne (uncredited)

The Serpent's Way Crew

Name Department
Göran Lindström as Producer. He was 43 (now 80) years old Production
Olof Johnson as Camera Operator. Camera
Stefan Nilsson as Original Music Composer. He was 31 (now 68) years old Sound
Jörgen Persson as Director of Photography. He was 20 (now 57) years old Camera
Daniel Alfredson as Set Dresser. He was 27 (now 64) years old Art
Inger Pehrsson as Costume Design. She was 51 (now 88) years old Costume & Make-Up
Horst Stadlinger as Makeup Artist. Costume & Make-Up
Bo Widerberg as Director. He was 56 (66) years old when He died Directing
Bo Widerberg as Editor. He was 56 (66) years old when He died Editing
Bo Widerberg as Writer. He was 56 (66) years old when He died Writing
Rolf Lindström as Assistant Camera. He was 40 (now 77) years old Camera
Ulf Björck as Electrician. He was 46 (58) years old when He died Lighting
Tomas Krantz as Foley Artist. Sound
The Serpent's Way poster
The Serpent's Way (36 years)

  • Release day: Thursday, December 25, 1986
  • Runtime: 111 minutes