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Nykvist, Sven

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Persona by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

42 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,150 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 )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 1,126 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
Jungfrukällan by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1959 and 2009 in Swedish and German and held by 1,018 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
Fanny och Alexander = Fanny and Alexander by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

41 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in a rural Swedish town in 1907, this part comedy, part ghost story tells the story of one year in the lives of the Ekdahl family
Viskningar och Rop = Cries and Whispers by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in Swedish and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is about the elemental things: death and dying, sex, injury, repression, and the body as a fount of sustenance. No wonder Bergman chooses to focus on female characters, in this case three sisters--one of whom is dying of tuberculosis--and a maid who is the only one capable of caring for the ill woman
Winter light by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in Swedish and English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of a marriage in all of its various phases
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 656 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( 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
The silence by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

22 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in Swedish and Spanish and held by 619 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
Through a glass darkly by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

19 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in Swedish and Spanish and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four unfulfilled people on a remote island fail to communicate with each other or to understand what God is."--Halliwell's Film and video guide, 5th ed
Skammen = Shame by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1968 and 2013 in Swedish and Spanish and held by 470 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
The tenant by Roman Polanski( Visual )

10 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet, timid file clerk whose unremarkable life begins to be increasingly overshadowed with dread and fear after he moves into his new home - an apartment building with an unhappy past. Adding to his paranoia are the building's other occupants, who do nothing to alleviate his growing obsession with the untimely, tragic fate of the apartment's previous tenant
[En passion] = Passion of Anna by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

9 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 403 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
The serpent's egg by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Berlin in 1923 in the chaotic aftermath of World War 1 and the beginning of Hitler's rise to power. Life is lived on the brink, and none work in a more high risk profession than the high-wire trapeze artists
Gycklarnas afton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Swedish and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A relationship between a turn-of-the-century traveling circus owner and his performer girlfriend suddenly changes, when they pull into the town where the owner's wife and children live, whom he hasn't seen in three years
Pretty baby by Louis Malle( Visual )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationally acclaimed director Louis Malle has taken a taboo subject - child prostitution - and has created in Pretty Baby a film of humanity and beauty. E.J. Bellocq (Keith Carradine) is a photographer obsessed with the prostitutes in New Orleans' red-light district. Violet (12-year-old Brooke Shields), a young girl in 1917, bewitches Carradine with her curiosity and naive coquettishness. Malle's level-headed treatment of this controversial theme and exceptional performances by the entire cast (especially Susan Sarandon as Violet's prostitute mother) makes Pretty Baby a must-see for all serious film fans
Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse( Visual )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man's spiritual odyssey, filmed on location in Rishikesh and Bharatpur, and based on Hesse's novella
Autumn sonata by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After having neglected her children for many years, world famous pianist Charlotte visits her grown daughter Eva in her home. To her surprise she finds her other daughter, Helena, there as well. Helena is mentally disabled, and Eva has taken Helena out of the institution where their mother had placed her. The tension between Charlotte and Eva only builds up slowly, until a nightly conversation releases all the things they have wanted to tell each other
Chaplin by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Portrays the amazing life and times of the "Little Tramp" from his poverty-stricken childhood in England, to his friendships, his many wives and scandalous affairs, his acting career, and his relentless pursuit by J. Edgar Hoover."--Container
 
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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 Swedish cinematographer

Sven Nykvist Zweeds filmregisseur

Sven Vilhem Nykvist

Σβεν Νίκβιστ

Нюквист, Свен

Свен Нюквист

Свен Нюквіст

Սվեն Նյուկվիստ

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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Fanny och Alexander = Fanny and AlexanderViskningar och Rop = Cries and WhispersAutumn sonata