Birgit Tengroth (13 July 1915 – 21 September 1983) was a Swedish film actress. She appeared in 46 films between 1926 and 1950.
Movies & TV shows
Girl with Hyacinths
The death of a young female pianist is being investigated as a suicide. The author and his wife live next to her. The girl's reasons for taking her life puzzled them. Their visit to her friends starts...
Fredrik seduces the office girl Anna. She becomes helplessly passionately in love. Fredrik cheat Anna of all her savings. He intends to manufacture beauty products. To market the product he forge the ...
In the early 18th century the priest Martin Ryselius has become widower and stands alone with a one-year-old daughter. He is seeking the meaning of existence by heading north in Sweden for a priesthoo...
På farliga vägar
Martin and Märta live in a seemingly happy marriage, but Märta feels neglected. One evening she meets Martine's colleague, the Frenchman Barthou, famous for his success with the Stockholm ladies. He s...
Sonja (Birgit Tengroth) is a housewife happily married with the factory worker Kurt (Åke Grönberg). But what he doesn't know is that Sonja has a dark secret of the past; she is a former prostitute. Wh...
Natt i hamn
During WW2, the waters were pitch black except for a moon-shadow over the waves. Surrounded by mines and fog, the cargo ship S/S Rune has sweeping headlights. Through the night, the ship bows forward....
På liv och död
Thriller set in northern Sweden during WWII where a regiment of ski-borne soldiers and guests in a tourist hotel experience and investigate acts of treason.
Proud Katrina falls in love with Johan, who's a sailor, and follows him home to the island of Åland. She has been promised a paradise with blooming apple trees but are greeted by poverty and hard work...
Venice Film Festival 1942
A lonely fisherman drowns and his elderly brother Efraim is left to do an inventory of the estate. He discovers that his brother had a son, Karl-Erik. Keeping it a secret, he travels to Stockholm to e...
Kan doktorn komma?
A rural doctor in the north of Sweden must travel for hours to his patients. When a young woman has a serious case of appendicitis the doctor must bring her on a dangerous trek downriver to reach the ...
Karl för sin hatt
Urban girl falls for rugged forest ranger.
Torsten is in love with Inger. Due to jealousy, Torsten destroyed the radio system on the fishing boat. The crew doesn't know anything about the danger because the radio is not working.
...som en tjuv om natten
Nisse Ekberg is in San Francisco but wants to get back to Sweden. Not being a completely honest guy, he gets mixed up with another person and assumes his identity.
Julia and Kurt Balzar are millionaires. They need a vacation in the mountains even though they don't do any real work. Everybody seems to be in a relationship. A rich American woman is with them.
O, What a Night!
Elin is going to spend her honeymoon with her husband. She found another woman in her husband's bed after they got separate rooms at the hotel. She goes back to her home immediately. Elin's sister is ...
Katt över vägen
Short film directed by Gunnar Skoglund featuring insight into the process of making movies.
A travelling theater-company performs Offenbach's "The Beautiful Helene" when an officer in the audience notices the similarity in appearance between the leading actor Leonard Pettersson and the king ...
Our Building of Home and Community
The Swedish Folkpartiet had a campaign film in 1936.
It Pays to Advertise!
Mr. Miller's son Henry likes to spend his father's money but isn't interesting in working. Mr is made by Henry's laziness. Miller assigns his young secretary to figure out a way to make Henry work bec...
Theatre director Freddy Alsterberg has failed with his latest operetta. He decides to work his way over the Atlantic. His niece Tusse also stows away on the ship disguised as a boy.
Man's Way with Women
Olof Koskela is driven from home when he wants to marry the wrong girl. He takes a job as a floater. His reputation as a womanizer goes far and wide. He entered into a bet to defeat the rapids standin...
His Life's Match
Gunnar Gawell is masonry on a building but also a very good football player. He gets a chance to play for the the national team against Denmark. Gunnar is offered a bribe if he allows the Danish team ...
Ragnhild is a girl who enjoys dancing. Her school teacher forbids her to go to the dance hall. She rebels against the ban by setting the hall on fire. The outbreak of fire becomes extremely violent.