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JJ+E 2021 Movie Review Poster Trailer Online
Director: Alexis Almström
Writers: Dunja Vujovic, Mats Wahl(based on the book)
Stars: Magnus Krepper, Marika Lagercrantz, Simon Mezher
JJ+E is an upcoming Swedish film. It is based on a Swedish novel named ‘Vinterviken’ by Mats Wahl. It was firstly published in the year 1993. JJ+E is co-produced by Filmlance, Netflix, and Sveriges Television. It is directed by Alexis Almstorm and written by Dunja Vujovic and produced by Teresa Allden.
Love has no barriers. Swedish romantic drama ‘JJ+E’ may be proving this factor as soon as again. ‘JJ+E’ is the present day variation of Mats Wahl’s famous 1993 novel ‘Vinterviken’. Set withinside the 12 months 2021 withinside the town of Stockholm, the film files the affection tale among Elisabeth and John John. Although those children are raised withinside the identical town, their lives could not be greater different, separated via way of means of economic, social, and cultural factors. They by no means go paths till they begin withinside the identical excessive college class.
Alexis Almström’s new effort JJ+E is ready to land on Netflix on 8 September. The director, best known for directing four episodes of the TV series Top Dog and his debut feature Pink Cloud Syndrome, worked on a modern adaption of Mats Wahl’s 1993 acclaimed Swedish novel Vintervinken, penned by Dunja Vujovic and produced by Teresa Alldén.
Vujovic’s reworked version of the story is set in modern day Stockholm and follows the love story between Elisabeth and John-John. The two youngsters are raised in the same city, yet they live light years apart, separated economically, socially and culturally. That is, until the day they find themselves in the same high school class.
Elizabeth is played by 18-year-old newcomer Elsa Öhrn. Born and raised in the Swedish capital, she has been studying musical performance at Kulturama and is currently attending the theatre programme offered by Södra Latins gymnasium.
Meanwhile, John-John is portrayed by 17-year-old Mustapha Aarab. Originally from Agadir, he moved to Sweden four years ago and debuted in the TV series Beartown.
Other cast members include Magnus Krepper, Loreen, Marika Lagercrantz, Albin Grenholm, Otto Hargne, Simon Mezher, Jonay Pineda Skallak and Elsa Bergström Terent. Furthermore, the upcoming single Eld & Lågor by Swedish pop-singer Victor Leksell will serve as the lead track of the film.
Netflix will debut JJ+E streaming worldwide starting on 8th September 2021. JJ+E is going to premiere on Sveriges Television in Sweden in 2022 following its release on Netflix.