Swedish cinema.

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Published by Swedish Institute in [Stockholm] .

Written in English

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  • Motion pictures -- Sweden.

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StatementEnglish version by Steve Hopkins.
LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.S8 W33
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL5784103M
LC Control Number59041488

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