Fanny and Alexander

Fanny and Alexander (1982)

Original Title: Fanny och Alexander

Videos: Trailers, Teasers, Featurettes

Fantasy, Made in Europe, Drama
5h 12min
Age rating


Bertil Guve
Alexander Ekdahl
Pernilla Allwin
Fanny Ekdahl
Allan Edwall
Oscar Ekdahl
Ewa Fröling
Emilie Ekdahl
Jan Malmsjö
Bishop Edvard Vergerus
Gunn Wållgren
Helena Ekdahl
Stina Ekblad
Ismael Retzinsky
Mats Bergman
Aron Retzinsky
Mona Malm
Alma Ekdahl
Jarl Kulle
Gustav Adolf Ekdahl
Kerstin Tidelius
Henrietta Vergeus
Hugo Hasslo
Glee - a singer
Kristian Almgren
Putte Ekdahl
Carl Billquist
Police Superintendent Jespersson
Axel Düberg
Witness to Bishop's Death
Maria Granlund
Petra Ekdahl
Olle Hilding
Old Clergyman
Svea Holst
Miss Ester
Käbi Laretei
Aunt Anna von Bohlen
Gösta Prüzelius
Doctor Fürstenberg
Hans Strååt
Clergyman at Wedding
Marianne Aminoff
Blenda Vergérus
Marrit Ohlsson
Malla Tander
Anna Bergman
Hanna Schwart
Nils Brandt
Mr. Morsing
Ernst Günther
Rector Magnificus
Heinz Hopf
Tomas Graal
Sune Mangs
Mr. Salenius
Peter Stormare
Young Man Who Helps Isak with Coffer (uncredited)


As children in the loving Ekdahl family, Fanny and Alexander enjoy a happy life with their parents, who run a theater company. After their father dies unexpectedly, however, the siblings end up in a joyless home when their mother, Emilie, marries a stern bishop. The bleak situation gradually grows worse as the bishop becomes more controlling, but dedicated relatives make a valiant attempt to aid Emilie, Fanny and Alexander.

Fanny and Alexander streaming: where to watch online?

Currently you are able to watch "Fanny and Alexander" streaming on Criterion Channel, HBO Max. It is also possible to buy "Fanny and Alexander" on Apple iTunes, Amazon Video as download or rent it on Apple iTunes, Amazon Video online.

People who liked Fanny and Alexander also liked

The Seventh Seal
Wild Strawberries
Cries and Whispers
Scenes from a Marriage
Autumn Sonata
Three Colors: Red
The 400 Blows
Three Colors: Blue
Paris, Texas