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Svensk filmindustri

Works: 640 works in 1,773 publications in 6 languages and 28,900 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Historical films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Experimental films  Comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Horror films 
Roles: Producer, Other, prn, Publisher, isb, Distributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Svensk filmindustri
Smultronstället = Wild strawberries by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

41 editions published between 1957 and 2020 in Swedish and held by 1,703 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
Jungfrukällan( Visual )

29 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in Swedish and English and held by 1,381 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
Mitt liv som hund by Lasse Hallström( Visual )

58 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in Swedish and English and held by 1,357 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
The seventh seal( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in Swedish and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In medieval Sweden a knight returns from war only to find a ravaged homeland. He meets up with a group of travelling players and eventually confronts the embodiment of death with whom he engages in a game of chess for his life. The knight and Death play as the cultural turmoil envelopes the people around them as they try, in different ways, to deal with the upheaval the plague has caused
Au hasard Balthazar = Balthazar by Robert Bresson( Visual )

20 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in French and held by 930 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 besat of burden, suffering the sins of man. But despite his powerlessness, he accepts his fate nobly."--Container
Persona( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Swedish and held by 771 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A famous actress is stricken with psychosomatic muteness and is placed under a nurse's care in an isolated house, where the two gradually assume each other's personalities
Tystnaden = The silence by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

28 editions published between 1963 and 2020 in Swedish and English and held by 751 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."
Nattvardsgästerna = Winter light by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

27 editions published between 1962 and 2018 in Swedish and English and held by 736 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 = Scenes from a marriage( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in Swedish and held by 665 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
Ansiktet = the magician by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

44 editions published between 1958 and 2018 in Swedish and English and held by 641 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
Persona by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

61 editions published between 1966 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"La tortuosa relación entre una actriz que se niega a hablar y su enfermera."
Skammen = Shame( Visual )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2019 in Swedish and held by 616 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
Såsom i en spegel = Through a glass darkly by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1961 and 2018 in Swedish and Spanish and held by 604 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 seventh seal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Swedish and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonius Block is a knight, who along with his squire, are returning home from the crusades. Black Death is sweeping their country. As they approach home, Death appears to the knight and tells him it is his time. Antonius challenges Death to a chess game for his life. Antonius and Death play as the cultural turmoil envelopes the people around them as they try, in different ways, to deal with the upheaval that the plague has caused
Pelle erobreren by Bille August( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in Danish and Swedish and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boat filled with Swedish emigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm. Among them are Lasse and his son Pelle who move to Denmark to find work. They find employment at a large farm, but are treated as the lowest form of life. Pelle starts to speak Danish but is still harassed as a foreigner
Sommaren med Monika = Summer with Monika by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

16 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in Swedish and English and held by 552 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]
Vargtimmen = Hour of the wolf by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

32 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in Swedish and English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brooding artist accompanied by his wife travels to a remote island where he hopes to escape his demons
[En passion] = Passion of Anna by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in Swedish and English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andreas vit simplement sur une île isolée jusqu'à ce qu'il rencontre par hasard Anna, une jolie et mystérieuse veuve ainsi que ses amis, un couple "libéré", Elis et Eva Vergerus. Ce quatuor aux problèmes existentiels universels va nouer une étrange relation de couple à couple, qui va les mener à réfléchir sur leurs conditions et principes de vie respectifs
Masculin féminin : 15 faits précis( Visual )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2021 in French and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

French new wave icon Jean-Pierre Léaud stars as Paul, an idealistic would-be intellectual struggling to forge a relationship with adorable pop star Madeleine (real-life ye-ye girl Chantal Goya)
Körkarlen = The phantom carriage( Visual )

6 editions published in 2011 in Swedish and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last person to die on New Year's Eve before the clock strikes twelve is doomed to take the reins of Death's chariot and work tirelessly collecting fresh souls for the next year. So says the legend that drives the Phantom Carriage. The story concerns an alcoholic, abusive ne'er-do-well who is shown the error of his ways and the pure-of-heart Salvation Army sister who believes in his redemption
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Skammen = Shame
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SF Studios Swedish film production company, distributor and movie theatre chain

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