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Nykvist, Sven

Overview
Works: 458 works in 1,441 publications in 10 languages and 20,688 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  Comedy films  Historical films  Fantasy films  Opera films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Interviewee, Author, Actor, Director, Scribe, Other, Performer, Videographer , dir, pho
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Persona by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

51 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous actress is stricken with psychosomatic dumbness and is placed under a nurse's care in an isolated house, where the two gradually assume each other's personalities
Crimes and misdemeanors by Woody Allen( Visual )

21 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weaving together several different stories, the film is about people's lives, loves, perceptions and ideals. It takes a look at some of the most disturbing questions surrounding human nature, and does it with a warm, generous and often humorous perspective
Jungfrukällan by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

20 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in Swedish and German 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
Viskningar och Rop = Cries and Whispers by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

34 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 976 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
Fanny och Alexander = Fanny and Alexander by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

38 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 965 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
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

27 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 858 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
Winter light by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

21 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A susceptible and disillusioned fisherman is urged by his wife to seek spiritual guidance from his local priest" from container
Trollflöjten = The magic flute( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in Swedish and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera by Mozart, in which a handsome young man is enlisted to rescue the Queen of Night's daughter from an evil sorcerer
Scener ur ett äktenskap( Visual )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in Swedish and held by 709 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.--Container
Autumn sonata by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

20 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complicated and troubled relationship between a mother and a daughter
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

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

The story of cinematography as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 immortal movies. Traces the evolution and innovations of cinematography beginning in an era when the movie camera was a marvelous invention, and examines how the filmmaking process was complicated by new cinematic trends and technologies. Featured cinematographers: Gordon Willis, Greg Toland, William Fraker, Vittorio Storaro
The silence by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

23 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in Swedish and Spanish and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traveling home by train through a country seemingly on the brink of war, two sisters--the sickly, intellectual Ester and the sensual, pragmatic Anna--along with Anna's young son, Johan, are forced to disembark in an unknown city in order for Ester to rest. Attempting to cope with their alien surroundings, the sisters resort to their personal vices while vying for Johan's affection, and in so doing sabotage what little remains of their ambiguous relationship."--Container
Life's greatest miracle by John Lithgow( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of a child from conception to birth, using both microimagery and the story of a young couple preparing for their first child
Through a glass darkly by Susan Greenfield( Visual )

21 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in Swedish and Spanish and held by 608 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
Skammen = Shame by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 490 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
Agnes of God by Norman Jewison( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 458 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 438 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 )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 420 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 Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

10 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 )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 390 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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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Fanny och Alexander = Fanny and Alexander
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Viskningar och Rop = Cries and WhispersFanny och Alexander = Fanny and AlexanderWinter lightAutumn sonataAgnes of GodGycklarnas afton
Alternative Names
Njukvist, Sven 1922-2006

Nykist, 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

Σβεν Νίκβιστ

Нюквист, Свен

Свен Нюквист

Свен Нюквіст

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סוון ניקוויסט

سون نیکویست

സ്വെൻ നിക്വിസ്റ്റ്

სვენ ნიკვისტი

スヴェン・ニクヴィスト

史汶·尼克維斯特

斯文·尼科维斯特

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