MISA MI (2003)
• Winner of Lucas Award at the International Festival of Films for Children and Young People
• Winner of the Children's Film Award at the Würzburg International Filmweekend
• Winner of the Cinekid Film Award - Honorable Mention
Director: Linus Torell.
Producers: Peter Holthausen, Maritha Norstedt, Colin Nutley, Poa Strömberg.
Screenplay: Martina Stöhr.
Starring: Kim Jansson, Lena Granhagen, Per Niljas Svendsen Sara, Magnus Krepper, Sverre Porsanger.
Sweetwater / Svenska Filminstitutet / Filmpool Nord / Paradox Spillefilm / FilmHaus Lagnö, 2003
The Story: When her mother died, 10 year old girl Misa's world stopped. And when her father, along with her new girlfriend, wants to spend the summer in the Swedish province Skåne she refuses to come with them. Misa's father reluctantly agrees that Misa stays with her grandmother in Arjeplog over the summer instead. In the deep forest of northern Sweden Misa find more than she ever could imagine; she meets a wolf with cubs that Misa develop a deep and strange connection with. But the wolf spreads fear in the small village and someone has hired a poacher to kill it and her cubs...