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Becoming Astrid (Unga Astrid)

Country: Sweden/Denmark
Language: Danish/Swedish with subtitles
Director: Pernille Fischer Christensen
Runtime: 123 minutes
Rating: 14A
Date: April 06, 2019 at 5:00pm
Location: Salmar Classic Theatre

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Astrid Lindgren is famous as the creator of the indefatigable Pippi Longstocking, but what of her own childhood? This movie chronicles her life from ages 16-21 in 1920s Sweden, and shows how she forged her own path in life. This is a very engaging and heart-warming movie.

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