In 1968, Roy Andersson made his third student project at the Film School, Saturday October 5th. Using the type of loosely connected story-telling structure that is later found in A Swedish Love Story, the ﬁlm follows a young man during 24 hours and relates his relationship to his mother, his girlfriend and his friends.
To Fetch a Bike
Production year 1967 • Length 17 min.
During the second term at the Film School, Roy Andersson made the student film To Fetch a Bike, a moving colour film that in somewhat sketchy scenes describes the morning activities of a tentative young pair of lovers.
Visiting One’s Son
Production year 1967 • Length 9 min.
As a student at the Film School, Roy Andersson debuted in 1967 with the black and white short film Visiting One’s Son, an insightful account of how a young man receives a visit from his parents in his student flat.