Sagan om ringen (1971 film)

Sagan om ringen is a 1971 Swedish live action television film in two episodes. The film was inspired by the music album Music Inspired by Lord of the Rings by Bo Hansson, which in turn was inspired by J. R. R. Tolkien's 1954 novel The Lord of the Rings.[1]

Sagan om ringen
Title card for Sagan om ringen
Title card from the first episode
Written bySören Erlandsson (adaptation)
Directed byBo Hansson
Narrated byEvan Storm
ComposerBo Hansson
Country of originSweden
ProducerUrban Lasson
Running time28 min
Production companySveriges television
DistributorSveriges television
Original networkSVT1
Original release1971 (1971)

Live actors were filmed and inserted into hand drawn backgrounds.[1]

Drawings were made by Peter Lindblom.


  1. ^ a b K-Special, "I trollkarlens hatt Archived 2015-10-27 at the Wayback Machine" (at 24m30s), Sveriges television, 23 October 2015. Retrieved 26 October 2015.

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