När karusellerna sover

När karusellerna sover ("When the carousels are sleeping") was the Sveriges Television's Christmas calendar in 1998.[1] The screenplay was written by Hans Alfredsson.[2]

När karusellerna sover
Written byHans Alfredsson
Composer(s)Thomas Sundström
Country of originSweden
Original language(s)Swedish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes24
Original networkSVT1
Picture format4:3
Original release1 December (1998-12-01) –
24 December 1998 (1998-12-24)
Preceded byPelle Svanslös (1998)
Followed byJulens hjältar (1999)


One day after school, Jack meets a dog leading him through an entrance leading to an amusement park, closed over winter. The dog runs through the entrance, followed by Jack.[3]


The series was released to VHS in 1999 and DVD in 2006.[4] The soundtrack music was released to CD in 1998 by the Independent Entertainment record label.[5]


  1. ^ "När karusellerna sover" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. 1998. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  2. ^ När Var Hur 1999, Bokförlaget DN, page 379-381 - TV:s julkalender 1960-98
  3. ^ "Julkalendrar genom tiderna" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  4. ^ "När karusellerna sover" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. 2006. Retrieved 26 July 2014.
  5. ^ "När karusellerna sover" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. 1998. Retrieved 5 April 2011.