The girls

Girls (Motion picture : 1968). Swedish.

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  • Three actresses prepare for their road trip for a theater production of Lysistrata, Aristophanes' classic comedic play about war and women. As they deal with issues in their private lives, they realize the similarities they have with the characters.


  • Title from container.
  • Based on the play "Lysistrata" by Aristophanes.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968.
  • Special features: New high-definition video transfer; "Lines from the heart" (1996), Christina Olofson's 73 minute film homage to Mai Zetterling that re-unites the three stars of 'The girls'; Filmographies of stars Bibi Andersson, Harriet Andersson and Gunnel Lindblom.
  • DVD; NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1, pillarboxed) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., high definition.
  • Swedish dialogue, optional English or French subtitles.
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