EFRAIM LONGSTOCKING

EFRAIM LÅNGSTRUMP & KANNIBALPRINSESSAN

By T B D

EYEFEED AB - as PROD

Family - Pre-Production 2014

One stormy night in 1904 a young Swedish seaman was shipwrecked in the South Pacific off the coast of Papua New Guinea. As the only survivor he woke up on a beach surrounded by the warriors of the native tribe. Captured and taken to the King of the tribe he ends up marrying the King's daughter.

    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Family, Action/Adventure, Drama
    • Countries
    • SWEDEN, GERMANY, PAPUA NEW GUINEA, CUBA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH, SWEDISH
    • Budget
    • 25 - 50 M$
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Director(s)
    • T B D
    • Writer(s)
    • Daniel FRIDELL, Oliver DIXON, Jimmy OLSSON
    • Producer(s)
    • Hakan BJERKING (eyefeed AB), Mirijam JOHANSSON (Wanted Pictures), Steve AALAM (Wanted Pictures)
    • Synopsis
    • EFRAIM LONGSTOCKING & THE CANNIBAL PRINCESS:
      One stormy night in 1904 a young Swedish seaman was shipwrecked in the South Pacific off the coast of Papua New Guinea. As the only survivor he woke up on a beach surrounded by the warriors of the native tribe. Captured and taken to the King of the tribe he quickly surmised that this was a cannibal tribe. But not only did the young seaman survive and gain the respect of the warriors of the tribe but through his strength, he also managed to win the heart of the King’s daughter, the young cannibal princess Sindu, known for having magical powers. And after many adventures, he was allowed to marry princess Sindu. And when the King died the young seaman was crowned King of the Cannibal tribe.The young seaman’s name was Carl Petterson but he would become immortalized as Efraim Longstocking, the father of Pippi in the world famous children’s novels by Swedish author Astrid Lindgren.
      Now we have been given a unique opportunity to bring this amazing story to the screen. The film is an English language Fantasy Adventure film in the same genre as “Harry Potter” and “Pirates of the Caribbean”. We have Canadian and American partners attached to the project already.
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