– Zlatan's life is a remarkable story. It contains the best from my childhood daydreams, " explains David Lagercrantz, who himself wrote the script on his own book from 2011 that has been translated into more than 30 languages.
Fredrik Heinig and Mattias Nohrborg from BRF (B-Reel Films), the company which among other things, is behind the feature films such as ”X & Y”, ”Goliath” and documentaries such as ”Ingmar Bergman – a year, a life”. ”I am Zlatan” is co-produced by the giant Nordisk Film, which also accounts for the distribution. Even Zlatan Ibrahimović will also be involved in the production.
the director is Jens Sjögren, among other things, are behind the feature film ”good Luck and take care of each other” and the tv series ”Before we die”.
"I feel very inspired and touched but also a little jumpy than to be a part of this great project," says Jens Sjögren.
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depicting the movie Zlatan Ibrahimovićs grew up in the Malmö suburb of Rosengård and the road to the first out in Europe, including Ajax, Juventus, Barcelona, Paris St Germain and Manchester United.
the Script and the cast to be ready in the autumn - among other things, sought young actor who can portray the young Zlatan the 11 - and 16-year-old. ”I am Zlatan” is planned to have a theatrical release in 2021.