Tic Tac (film)
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Daniel Alfredson|
|Produced by||Katinka Faragó|
|Written by||Hans Renhäll|
|Edited by||Håkan Karlsson|
Tic Tac is a Swedish thriller film which was released to cinemas in Sweden on 31 October 1997, directed by Daniel Alfredson and written by Hans Renhäll, about various people involved in small crime during one day and night in Stockholm. The film won the Guldbagge Award for best film and was Sweden's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, but failed to be nominated.
Some critics have called the film "a Swedish Pulp Fiction".
- Oliver Loftéen as Micke
- Tuva Novotny as Jeanette
- Jacob Nordenson as Kent
- Tintin Anderzon as Ylva
- Emil Forselius as Lasse
- Mats Helin as Jorma
- Claudio Salgado as Pedro
- Nadja Weiss as Francesca
- Thomas Hanzon as Niklas
- Douglas Johansson as Tommy
- Franco Mariano as Giuseppe
- Michael Nyqvist as Vinni
- Hugo Ruiz as Manuel
- Gunvor Pontén as Rosita
Awards and nominations
The film won the Guldbagge Awards for Best Film, Best Direction and Best Supporting Actor (Emil Forselius). Hans Renhäll was nominated for Best Screenplay. It also won the Don Quijote Award and FIPRESCI Prize at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.
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- List of Swedish submissions for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film
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- Guldbaggen: Vinnare och nominerade 1991-1999. (in Swedish) Swedish Film Institute. Retrieved on 14 May 2009.