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The Most Beautiful Boy in the World is one of the few documentaries to dwell so gravely and persuasively on how sudden fame can ruin a young life, bypassing any perks of stardom.

— The New York Times

In 1971at the world premiere of Death in Venice in London, Italian director Luchino Visconti proclaimed Björn Andrésen, the teen star of his latest film, "The most beautiful boy in the world.” This is the story of a boy who was thrust to international stardom for his iconic looks and lived a life of glamour. 50 years later, Björn looks back.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    2021 minutes
  • Language
    English, French, Italian, Swedish, Japanese
  • Country
  • Director
    Kristina Lindström, Kristian Petri
  • Screenwriter
    Kristina Lindström, Kristian Petri
  • Cast
    Annike Andresen, Björn Andrésen, Silva Filmer
  • Cinematographer
    Erik Vallsten
  • Editor
    Dino Jonsäter, Hanna Lejonqvist