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Nykvist, Sven

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Persona by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

54 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Afamous actress is stricken with psychosomatic clumness and is placed under a nurse's care in an isolated house, where the two gradually assume each other's personalities
Fanny och Alexander = Fanny and Alexander by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

67 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a year in the life of a large well-to-do theatrical family living in a Swedish provincial town at the turn of the century. The central characters are the two young children, Fanny and Alexander, whose lives are turned upside down when their father dies and their mother, Emilie, falls for the icy charms of the puritanical local Bishop
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( Visual )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together several different stories about people's lives, loves, perceptions, and ideals, this examines some of the toughest questions surrounding human nature
Viskningar och Rop = Cries and Whispers by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

45 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of three sisters, one of whom is dying of cancer, and their housekeeper all of whom are searching for sprirtual peace in a world that seems to offer only disorder and despair
Jungfrukällan by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peasant girl is raped and murdered in 14th century Sweden. When her killers seek shelter in her father's house, he kills them to avenge her death. Soon a spring appears from where the girl was killed and her father sees this as a sign from above
Autumn sonata by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

28 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An international concert pianist visits her grown daughter after a seven-year absence. Aching with the memory of her mother's neglect, the introverted daughter explodes into a rage and the reunion turns into a shattering confrontation
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

24 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's entire life is covered in the biographical film. From his upbringings in the slums of England to his Honorary Oscar in 1972
Scener ur ett äktenskap by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

27 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marianne and Johan always seemed to be the perfect couple. But when Johan suddenly leaves Marianne for another woman, they are forced to confront the disintegration of their marriage. Chronicles ten years of turmoil and love that bind the couple despite their divorce and subsequent marriages. Portrays the brutal pain and uplifting peace that accompany a lifetime of loving
Winter light by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

23 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A susceptible and disillusioned fisherman is urged by his wife to seek spiritual guidance from his local priest" from container
The silence by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

29 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A forceful narrative of two sisters; one is a frustrated lesbian with no future, the other a free-loving mother of a 10-year old boy
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring interviews with 29 cinematographers and directors, this film documents the story of cinematography since the conception of cinema at the turn of the 20th century as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 films, tracing the evolution of motion-picture photography and innovations of cinematography and examining how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies
Life's greatest miracle by Lennart Nilsson( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 21st-century remake of Miracle of Life, one of the most popular NOVA episodes of all time, this program uses high-tech methods to tell the inside-the-womb story of human life, from conception to birth. As in the original film, the program features the extraordinary work of Swedish photographer Lennart Nilsson--who improves on his earlier vision with sophisticated microscopy and high-tech medical imaging to reveal every hidden milestone in a baby's conception and arrival
Through a glass darkly by Susan Greenfield( Visual )

15 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in Swedish and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"While vacationing on a remote island retreat, a family's already fragile ties are tested when Karin discovers her father has been using her schizophrenia for his own literary means. As she drifts in and out of lucidity, her father, husband, and younger brother are unable to prevent Karin's harrowing descent into the abyss of mental illness."--Container
Skammen = Shame by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shame probes the atrocities of war-both internal and external-as a young couple struggles to survive while the world around them crumbles into chaos"--Container
Black moon by Louis Malle( Visual )

17 editions published between 1975 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After skirting the horrors of an unidentified war being waged in an anonymous countryside, a beautiful young woman takes refuge in a remote farmhouse where she becomes embroiled in the surreal domestic odyssey of a mysterious family. Evocatively shot by cinematographer Sven Nykvist, 'Black Moon' is a Freudian tale of adolescent sexuality set in a post-apocalyptic world of shifting identities and talking animals. It's a cinematic daydream like no other
Agnes of God by John Pielmeier( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When, at an isolated convent, the infant of a young nun is found strangled, a court-appointed psychiatrist must decide if the devout but troubled girl is fit to stand trial
Gycklarnas afton by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in Swedish and English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pessimistic story of romance and betrayal in the setting of a small travelling circus. Generally regarded as one of Bergman's best early films, it is marked by his characteristic symbolic approach and a style which here borders on the surreal
The tenant by Roman Polanski( Visual )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un tímido conserje acaba de mudarse a la misma habitación en que tiempo atrás una chica intentó suicidarse arrojándose por la ventana. A medida que va pasando el tiempo, el nuevo inquilino se convence de que sus nuevos vecinos intentan conducirlo a un estado de paranoia para que también salte por la ventana
[En passion] = Passion of Anna by Brian De Palma( Visual )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andreas Winkleman se separa de su mujer y se marcha a vivir solo a una pequeña isla del Báltico, Farö, tratando de olvidar su pasado. Allí encuentra a Anna, una mujer joven que acaba de enviudar y perder a su único hijo. También conoce a una pareja, Elis y Eva, que están pasando por un momento difícil en su relación. Andreas trata de iniciar una relación con Anna, pero los fantasmas personales de ambos no tardan en atormentarlos
Offret = Sacrifice by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

35 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A dark and complex drama about redemption and the nuclear holocaust. When a middle aged intellectual in retirement on an island in the Baltic Sea witnesses signs of what he believes to be a nuclear holocaust, he offers to make the ultimate sacrifice in return for the salvation of mankind."--External container
 
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Fanny och Alexander = Fanny and Alexander
Alternative Names
Njukvist, Sven 1922-2006

Nykvist.

Nykvist, Sven 1922-2006

Nykvist, Sven V. 1922-2006

Nykvist, Sven Vilhelm 1922-

Nykvist, Sven Vilhelm 1922-2006

Sven Nykvist direttore della fotografia svedese

Sven Nykvist schwedischer Kameramann und Filmregisseur

Sven Nykvist švédský kameraman, režisér a herec

Sven Nykvist Swedish cinematographer

Sven Nykvist Zweeds filmregisseur

Sven Vilhem Nykvist

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Нюквист, Свен

Свен Нюквист

Свен Нюквіст

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سون نیکویست

സ്വെൻ നിക്വിസ്റ്റ്

სვენ ნიკვისტი

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史汶·尼克維斯特

斯文·尼科维斯特

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Fanny och Alexander = Fanny and AlexanderViskningar och Rop = Cries and WhispersAutumn sonataWinter lightAgnes of GodGycklarnas afton