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Svensk filmindustri

Overview
Works: 501 works in 1,137 publications in 4 languages and 25,846 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television programs  History  Interviews  Motion pictures  Fiction  Farces 
Roles: Producer, Other, prn, Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Svensk filmindustri
The seventh seal by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
57 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in Swedish and English and held by 2,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A knight returning home from the crusades encounters death, who agrees to a chess game. In the balance hang the lives of the knight and a group of traveling players
Mitt liv som hund My life as a dog by Hai er si zhuang( Visual )
39 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Swedish and English and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shipped off to live with his uncle for the summer, 12 year old Ingmar finds unexpected adventures with the help of the town's warmhearted eccentrics. These experiences give him a sustaining inner strength to accept his life and to eventually enjoy childhood
Persona by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
45 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"La tortuosa relación entre una actriz que se niega a hablar y su enfermera"
Smultronstället Wild strawberries ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in Swedish and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distinguished professor emeritus who lives alone with his housekeeper can only come to terms with his egocentricity by traveling back in time to his earliest youth, finding there the seeds of his failure as husband, lover, father. This film deals with the phenomena of old age wherein childhood memories return with ever-increasing clarity while great stretches of the prime of life vanish into obscurity
Through a glass darkly by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
21 editions published between 1961 and 2003 in Swedish and English and held by 843 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
Winter light by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
19 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in Swedish and English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tormented, widowed pastor finds one winter day that he no longer has faith in God
Jungfrukällan by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Swedish and held by 774 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
The silence by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
16 editions published between 1963 and 2003 in Swedish and English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deux soeurs, Anna et Ester, et un jeune garçon, Johan, le fils d'Anna, de retour en Suède, s'arrêtent dans un hôtel d'une ville inconnue. Les deux soeurs, sexuellement détraquées, s'affrontent violemment pendant que Johan erre dans les couloirs de l'hôtel. Finalement Anna et Johan repartent en laissant Ester mourir seule dans la chambre de l'hôtel. Elle a glissé un mot à Johan: "âme"
Scener ur ett äktenskap ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Swedish and held by 707 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
Au hasard Balthazar Balthazar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in French and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Follows the donkey Balthazar as he is passed from owner to owner, some kind and some cruel but all with motivations beyond his understanding. Balthazar, whose life parallels that of his first keeper, Marie, is truly a beast of burden, suffering the sins of man. But despite his powerlessness, he accepts his fate nobly." -- Container
Skammen Shame by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in Swedish and held by 534 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
Sommarnattens leende Smiles of a summer night by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
25 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in Swedish and English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1901, Smiles of a summer night uses the style of operetta to weave a complicated intrigue of romances in which upper-class characters and their servants are involved in a comedy of manners. In Swedish, with English subtitles
Ansiktet the magician ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in Swedish and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1846, Vogler's Magnetic Health Theater has developed quite a controversial reputation for its mesmerizing performances. The troupe consists of magician Dr. Albert Emanuel Vogler, his assistant Aman (his wife Manda disguised as a man), Granny the elderly potion mistress, coach driver Simson, and the sly barker Tubal. On the outskirts of Stockholm, Consul Abraham Egerman, Police Chief Starbeck, and Dr. Vergerus, the Royal Medical Adviser meet and detain them. These men believe the magician to be a charlatan, and are suspicious of his supposedly astonishing magic show, and demand to inspect it for themselves before it is shown to the general public. So a private show is performed as Vergerus and Vogler engage in their own battle of wills. Who will win this conflict between science and superstition?
Vargtimmen Hour of the wolf by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
19 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in Swedish and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brooding artist accompanied by his wife travels to a remote island where he hopes to escape his demons
Jungfrukällan The virgin spring by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
17 editions published between 1959 and 2013 in Swedish and English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fable-like drama, set in medieval Sweden, about a gang of travellers who rape and murder the young daughter of a farmer. Luring the unsuspecting culprits into his home, the grieving father enacts a brutal revenge. Directed by Ingmar Bergman, starring Max Von Sydow, this film won an Academy Award for Best Foreign Film
Sommaren med Monika Summer with Monika by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
18 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in Swedish and English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wild, restless girl defies her parents and goes off with her boyfriend for an island holiday. Her subsequent pregnancy and motherhood don't in the least suit her, and the father is left alone with the baby. [Halliwell's]
Masculin féminin 15 faits précis by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )
8 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in French and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul, a young idealistic would-be intellectual, struggles to forge a relationship with incipient pop star Madeleine in 1960s Paris
Wild strawberries by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
32 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in Swedish and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows an aged doctor's journey through a compelling landscape of dream and memory as he travels to receive an honorary degree. Haunting flashbacks and incidents along the way force him to confront his life and its failings
[En passion] Passion of Anna ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in Swedish and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this stark drama, Max Von Sydow plays Andreas, a loner who, despite himself, becomes involved with three of his island neighbors: a Machiavellian architect, his formless wife and the beautiful widow Anna (Liv Ullmann), a moralist who sustains herself with illusion. One of Bergman's first films to be photographed in color
Smultronstället by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in Swedish and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distinguished professor emeritus who lives alone with his housekeeper can only come to terms with his egocentricity by traveling back in time to his earliest youth, finding there the seeds of his failure as husband, lover, father. This film deals with the phenomena of old age wherein childhood memories return with ever-increasing clarity while great stretches of the prime of life vanish into obscurity. In Swedish with English subtitles
 
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Swedish (326)
English (34)
French (9)
Italian (1)
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