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A video look at All Saints in Sweden

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A video look at All Saints in Sweden
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For anyone curious to know how Swedes mark All Saints (Allhelgonahelg), check out this beautiful video that captures the scene at a cemetery near Stockholm.

The video was shot at Skogskyrkogården south of Stockholm in November 2010 by Christopher Bennison, a native of Vancouver, Canada, who moved to Sweden in 2005.

All Saint's Day in Sweden from Christopher Bennison on Vimeo.

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