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'I am my own Dolly Parton' is a deeply personal documentary directed by Jessica Nettelbladt, who spent a long time following music producer Gudrun Hauksdottir and singer Nina Persson, Cecilia Nordlund, Lotta Wenglén and Helena Josefsson - five colourful women inspired by Dolly Parton's strength to go her own way and defy the pressure to conform. Five women, ready to take on whatever challenges life throws at them, who take us on a thought-provoking and inspirational journey about taking yourself seriously, listening to your heart and having the courage to make your dreams come true.


Release: 2011 (Denmark)

Duration: 97 minutes

Genre: Documentary feature

Spoken language: Swedish


Director: Jessica Nettelbladt

Screenplay: Jessica Nettelbladt

Cinematography: Manuel Alberto Claro and Jessica Nettelbladt

Editors: Åsa Mossberg and Sofia Lindgren

Sound Design: Martin Hennel

Composer: Magnus Jarlbo

Producer: Stina Gardell

Production Countries: Denmark and Sweden

Production Company: Mantaray Film AB
Coproducer: Magic Hour Films

Produced with support from: The Danish Film Institute, The Swedish Film Institute, Film i Skåne and DR.

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