A documentary film directed by filmmaker Tora Mårtens.
Synopsis: Anders and Maria never dared to believe in love, until they met one another. Life, which had been filled with tragedy, abuse and sleeping rough, suddenly had a meaning. This film recounts the wedding of this extraordinary couple and their journey to find hope through love.
The shortfilm is one out of eight in the documentary project ”The Woman in my life” financed by SVT and the Swedish film institute.
Original title: TILL MARIA
English Title: FOR MARIA
Director: Tora Mårtens
Producer: Patrik Axén
Company: Stavro Filmproduktion AB in coproduction with SVT and with support from the Swedish Film Institute and Filmbasen Stockholm
Length: 13 minutes
Shot in: Sweden 2009-2010
Premiere: 30th of August 2010
Cast: Anders and Maria Nyqvist
Photo: Erik Vallsten, Lukas Eisenhauer
Editing: Tora Mårtens, Dominika Daubenbüchel
Music: Andreas Unge
Sound design: Peter Adolfsson, Mario Adamsson
Grade: Nils Fridén
SVT: Caisa Westling
SFI: Tove Torbiornsson