Min Pappa Marianne
(My Father Marianne)
2020, 1h 50m, Sweden
Director: Mårten Klingberg
Cast: Hedda Stiernstedt, Rolf Lassgård, Lena Endre, Klas Wiljergård
Genre: Comedy, Drama
After breaking up with her boyfriend, 28-year-old Hanna returns to her hometown for a temporary position at the local news station. Her world is soon turned upside down when her beloved father, the local priest with the big beard, reveals that his greatest desire is to be Marianne. From this point on there is no going back for father Marianne, who insists on being her true self. It’s a tumultuous journey for Hanna, who didn’t know herself or her father as well as she thought she did.
All films at CEFF are presented in their original language with English subtitles.
Stream Availability: Full Festival
Geographic Availability: Across Alberta