Hjältar | © Hellsgård Filmproduktion


  • Heldinnen (German title)
Short Feature Film | 2010 | Sweden

Shooting data

Number of shooting days9

Project data

Length of movie15min
Picture formatTV 16:9 (1 : 1,78)
Picture material negativeHD

    Brief synopsis

    Caught between freeways and powerlines, the story of ”Hjältar” takes
    place in a one of Stockholm's suburban stables. The two young protagonists,
    Linnea and Jenny, try to come to terms with the new demands of teenage life.
    Their friendship becomes plagued with rivalry and competition as they
    leave the stable world behind.
    Funded by Konstnärsnämnden and the Swedish Film Institute.


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Michaela ArvidssonJenny [L]
    Ida ÅslundLinnea [L]
    Ridah AbbasJunge [SR]


    Camera Departmentdirector of photography Kathrin KrottenthalerBerlinale 2012, Göteborg Filmfestival
    Camera Department1st assistant cameraAnja Theurich
    Director's DepartmentdirectorCarolina Hellsgård
    Director's Department1st assistant directorViktor Olson
    Director's Departmentstoryboard artist Lea Walloschke
    EditingeditorCarolina Hellsgård
    Lightinggaffer Jacob Hauptmann
    LightingelectricianHenrik Schmidt
    LightingelectricianAnders Dahl
    ProducerproducerNicklas Wedin

    Production companies

    Flick Film GbR [de]
    Hellsgård Filmproduktion


    Department CompanyComment
    CameraCameras and Utilities25p *cine support GmbH
    LightingLighting and Utilities Cine-Service Mausolf
    VFX / Post ProductionSound (Postproduction)studio1141Filmtonmischung 5.1


    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
     Kathrin Krottenthaler2012IFFF KölnPreis für BildgestalterinnenNominated