Participants

The mother, Maria Sjöberg - Ulrika Vestergård-Denward

The father, Johan Sjöberg - Roy Snygg

The grandfather, Anders Sjöberg - Kaj-Erik Nykvist

The son, Jakob Sjöberg - Daniel Beijar

The daughter, Linnea Sjöberg - Lizette Damsten

The teacher - Nina Sten

Runar the boat-builder - Jan-Erik Nyfelt

The children:

  • Melissa Eriksson
  • Alexander Långkvist
  • Vincent Vest
  • Alissa Österberg

Boat crew:

  • David Ohls
  • Mathias Rönn
  • Axel Snygg
  • Filip Snygg
  • Robin Snygg
  • Simon Snygg
  • Benjamin Snåfs

Fish cleaning - Britta Hägen

Wool processing - Maria Blomberg

Cheese-making - Susanne Lagus

Butter-churning - Pia Timberg

Narrator - Jennifer Connolly Åbacka

Narrator (child) - Seán Åbacka

Contributing museums / associations:

  • Bosund Boat, Fishing and Hunting Museum (registered association)
  • Granösund Fishing Museum / Local history association for the Replot archipelago (registered association)
  • Kvarken Boat Museum and Brinken Museum / Local history association of the village of Malax (registered association)

Project management:

Eva-Marie Backnäs, KulturÖsterbotten

Team:

Daniel Beijar, Local history association for the Replot archipelago

Nina Sten, Local history association of the village of Malax

Maria Strandberg, Local history association of the village of Malax

Göran Strömfors, Local history association of the village of Malax

Joel Svenlin, Bosund Boat, Fishing and Hunting Museum

Production:

Simon Staffans and Anders Wik, ReThink New Media Solutions Ab Oy

Niko Kauranen, Propello Oy

Translations:

Carola Harmaakivi

Language check:

Heidi Hummelstedt (Swedish)

Vesa Heinonen (Finnish)

Paul Wilkinson (English)

Educational handbook:

Evelina Lindahl, Centre for Lifelong Learning (CLL) at Åbo Akademi University and the University of Applied Sciences Novia

Filming locations:

At home: Granösund Fishing Museum

Fishing: Kvarken Boat Museum

Boat-building: Bosund Boat, Fishing and Hunting Museum

Seal hunting: Granösund Fishing Museum

At school: Brinken Museum

Thank you:

Everyone who has contributed to Skären

Aava Kertun kotitila

The voluntary work crew at the Bosund Boat, Fishing and Hunting Museum

Bosund's village community

Brinken Local History Archive

Piteå båtmuseum

Stundars r.f.

Society of Swedish Literature in Finland (SLS)

Södra Vallgrund Village Council Archive

Övermalax School

Gun-Britt Beijar

Johanna Björkholm

Britt-Helen Flemming

Siri Hagback

Kerstin Hägen

Anders Myntti

Håkan Nylund

Kaj-Åke Nylund

Familjen Strandberg

Nils Sund

Johnny Sundstedt

Gunnel M. Svenns