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Svensk filmindustri

Works: 405 works in 1,270 publications in 6 languages and 27,015 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Television mini-series  Television programs  Fantasy films  Horror films  New wave films 
Roles: Producer, prn, Other, Publisher, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Svensk filmindustri
The seventh seal by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

79 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 14th century Swedish knight returns from the Crusades to find his country ravaged by the plague. The knight encounters Death, personified, and plays chess with him, hoping for time to resolve his own religious doubts and to save a young couple from death
Smultronstället = Wild strawberries by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

60 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,057 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
Mitt liv som hund by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

47 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Swedish and English and held by 1,540 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
Jungfrukällan by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

28 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in Swedish and held by 1,238 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
Persona by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

50 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complex study of the psychological and psychic fortunes of two women, an actress suffering from mental collapse and her nurse, engaged in a desperate duel of identities
Through a glass darkly by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

30 editions published between 1961 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 860 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
The silence by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

31 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in Swedish and English and held by 798 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 by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Swedish and held by 763 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 by Robert Bresson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in French and held by 755 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
Ansiktet = the magician by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

34 editions published between 1958 and 2010 in Swedish and English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wandering magician & his troupe arrive in Stockholm where they encounter considerable disdain and are examined by a committee. However, the magician's presence begins to merge the supernatural with the comic and the result is a thinking man's horror film
Pelle erobreren by Bille August( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Swedish and Danish and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boat filled with Swedish immigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm at the end of the 19th Century. Lasse and his son Pelle find work on a farm, but are treated very poorly. Pelle is determined to make a better life
Skammen = Shame by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in Swedish and held by 563 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 499 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
Masculin féminin : 15 faits précis by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

17 editions published between 1966 and 2005 in French and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul, a young idealistic would-be intellectual, struggles to forge a relationship with incipient pop star Madeleine in 1960s Paris
Sommaren med Monika = Summer with Monika by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1952 and 1989 in Swedish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Monika, a sultry teenager, escapes from her poverty with a sensitive and poetic young man
Bergman and the cinema( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Swedish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ingmar Bergman pays one final visit to Filmstaden ("Film City"), where many of his films were made. This programme includes numerous clips from Bergman's best films and unique behind-the-scenes material from his private archives."--Publisher's website
Vargtimmen = Hour of the wolf : en film( Visual )

1 edition published in 1968 in Swedish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The nature of artistic creation and the relationship of artist and society is explored through the theme of the Hour of the wolf. The ancient Romans believed that during this hour, just before dawn and the coming of light, nightmare came to life
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Smultronstället = Wild strawberries
Alternative Names
AB Svensk filmindustri

AB Svensk Filmindustri:SF



SF Studios film production company

SF Studios ruotsalainen elokuvayhtiö


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English (42)

French (32)

Spanish (3)

Danish (1)

Italian (1)

Mitt liv som hundJungfrukällanPersonaThe silenceAu hasard Balthazar = BalthazarSommarnattens leende = Smiles of a summer nightMasculin féminin : 15 faits précis