An animated documentary.

The year 2001, after 30 years as a teacher, Ulla-Britt got sick, classified as ”burned out”. She hasen’t been able to work since then and she has many reflections on why.
The film was nominated to the Best Swedish short film award “Guldbagge” 2007.



Radicalized, Zigzag AnimationSwedish titel: Tillväxtsjukan
Year of release: 2006
Technique: Digital Cut-out & 2D
Age: Adults
Director, Script and Screenplay: Klara Swantesson
Animation:  Klara Swantesson & Elinor Bergman
Producer: Uzi Geffenblad
Voices:  Ulla-Britt Swantesson & Klara Swantesson
Music:  Henric Wallmark
Sound: Uzi Geffenblad
Mix:  Leif Westerlund / CinePost
Editing: Uzi Geffenblad
Lab:  Nordisk Film Post Production, Stockholm

A co-production with SVT.

At Christmas 2007, Folkets Bio produced anAdvent DVD with 24 short films. Radicalized was one of them. The DVD was produced in cooperation with the magazine Film&TV (number 4 – 2007) and was distributed to all subscribers as well as sold in the shops. The DVD was made in size and shape of a Christmas card and could be used as such.


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