Life in the Country

Life in the Country
Life in the Country.jpg
Directed by Bror Bügler
Written by Bror Bügler
Gabriel Jönsson
Henry Richter
Based on From My Farming Days by Fritz Reuter
Starring Edvard Persson
George Fant
Birgitta Valberg
Cinematography Sven Thermænius
Edited by Gösta Bjurman
Music by Alvar Kraft
Europa Film
Release date
29 November 1943
Running time
106 minutes
Country Sweden
Language Swedish

Life in the Country (Swedish: Livet på landet) is a 1943 Swedish historical comedy film directed by Bror Bügler and starring Edvard Persson, George Fant and Birgitta Valberg.[1] It is based on the 1862 German novel From My Farming Days by Fritz Reuter,[2] which had previously been adapted into the 1924 Swedish silent film Life in the Country.

The film's sets were designed by the art director Max Linder.




  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.
  • Qvist, Per Olov & von Bagh, Peter. Guide to the Cinema of Sweden and Finland. Greenwood Publishing Group, 2000.

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