Skipper Jansson

Skipper Jansson (Swedish: Skeppar Jansson) is a 1944 Swedish comedy film directed by and starring Sigurd Wallén and also featuring Douglas Håge, Artur Rolén and Dagmar Ebbesen.[1] It was shot at the Sundbyberg Studios in Stockholm. The film's sets were designed by the art director Max Linder.

Skipper Jansson
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Directed bySigurd Wallén
Written bySven Gustafson
Sigurd Wallén
Based onSkipper Jansson by Sigurd Wallén
StarringSigurd Wallén
Douglas Håge
Artur Rolén
Dagmar Ebbesen
CinematographyHarald Berglund
Edited byLennart Wallén
Music byErik Baumann
Nathan Görling
Distributed byEuropa Film
Release date
26 December 1944
Running time
90 minutes


Jansson returns home after many years sailing the world. His two groups of relatives both want him to stay with them in hopes that he will leave them a large share of his inheritance.



  1. ^ Qvist & Von Bagh p.151


  • Qvist, Per Olov & von Bagh, Peter. Guide to the Cinema of Sweden and Finland. Greenwood Publishing Group, 2000.

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