2.2.10: HOME: ALFRED HARDERBERG

Location: Svaneholms Slott [Caste], 274 91 Skurup
Location Visit: 18.06.2012
Location Visit: 05.08.2015
Notes: The castle museum was shut on the day I visited and my schedule was too tight to come back another day to shoot such a big location. I was very lucky that the museum's curator let me in to take photographs. Thank you, sir!

SCENE 16
1. Kurt arrives at the castle.

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1a. No modern gate, gatehouse or cameras in reality.

2. Kurt leaves his car.

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2a. The reverse view. There is a big visitors' car park to the left of this shot.

3. Kurt and Anders Ekman recognise each other.

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3a. Gate, gatehouse, cameras? All gone.

4. Both sets of gates are opened to allow Kurt into the castle grounds.

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4a. In reality, during opening hours the gates are always open.

5. The impressive Svaneholms Castle as Kurt proceeds towards it.

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5a. Even more impressive in the flesh. Main entrance just to right of white flagpole.

6. Imposing frontage.

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6a. This building goes up five floors.

7. Kurt walks in through the main entrance.

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7a. In this elegant courtyard (that extends out of shot to the right) there is housed a very nice café restaurant.

8. Reverse view.

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8a. Bottom left is one of the umbrellas shading a table at the café restaurant.

9. 
Kurt waits after ringing the doorbell. Alfred Harderberg can be seen through the window.

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9a. This is the entrance to the museum.

10. Harderberg lets Kurt in.

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10a. As I was, too. Although closed to the public the museum was still very busy.

11. Harderberg shows Kurt through the building.

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11a. As did my friend the curator.

12. Into this very distinctive room for a chat about the Torstenssons.

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12a. Those pillars are painted.

13. Kurt is ready to leave.

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13a. Not all the furniture had been moved.

14. Harderbarg shows Kurt his 'family' photographs on the way out.

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14a. Just museum pieces today.

15. Kurt thanks Harderberg for his help.

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15a. The grand entrance hall again.

16. Kurt passes through the 'inner' gates.

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16a. Less white stones these days.

17. And passes Ekman at the gatehouse.

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17a. No Ekman or gatehouse here.

SCENE 32
1. Kurt's back to check some facts.

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1a. Looks familiar.

2. Harderberg's help leads Kurt to him.

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2a. No hired help this day.

3. Harderberg's gone fishing.

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3a. Nothing biting today, except for the ducks sharing my sandwich!

4. Kurt needs some answers.

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4a. No answers here.

5. Kurt presses harder in his questioning.

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5a. The backdrop in focus.

6. The conversation is near to conclusion. My ducks are oblivious.

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6a. As they are today as well.

7. Kurt leaves under watchful scrutiny at the gatehouse.

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7a. No such scrutiny today.

SCENE 42
1. Kurt's back here again.

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1a. Almost got the reflection right.

2. Through the gates and along the drive.

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2a. Extra artwork and people today.

3. Kurt and Harderberg do some serious talking.

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3a. The painted pillar room again.

4. Kurt leaves as Harderberg's attitude is too much.

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4a. Painted pillars and museum pieces.

SCENE 48
1. Kurt arrives at the castle for the last time. Ekman's car is parked at the gate.

2. The gates are locked.

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2a. But not to me.

3. So Kurt climbs over them.

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3a. I told you they were open.

4. Kurt makes his way carefully through the grounds.

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4a. Not much change here.

5. He spots Harderberg's means of escape.

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5a. The lawn is empty today.

6. Ekman is down.

7. Kurt checks him for vital signs.

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7a. No signs here.

8. The arrogant Harderberg walks away.

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8a. Historic background.

9. Kurt orders him to stop.

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9a. No bodies or bullets here.

10. Harderberg's henchman (the hired help) attempts to thwart Kurt.

11. But Ekman stops him, saving Kurt's life.

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11a. No lives at risk here.

12. Ekman, just having fired.

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12a. No Ekman today.

13. After preventing Harderberg's escape, Kurt rushes to the collapsed Ekman.

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13a. No collapsed Ekmans here.

14. It is Ekman's last act.

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14a. All quiet here.

15. Bodies everywhere...

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15a. ...And nowhere, baby.


IMAGE SOURCE: BBC DVD; Ian S. Bolton