Ingmar Bergman Week

Nov. 19, 2012

Movie - Shame (Ingmar Bergman, 1968)

Features some incredible performances by Bergman mainstays Max von Sydow and Liv Ullmann

Movie - The Virgin Spring (Ingmar Bergman, 1960)

Very intense film from 1960. Won the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar and was purpotedly the inspiration for The Last House on the Left.

Art - The Seventh Skol

Very nicely done stop-motion animated satire of Bergman's Seventh Seal

Talk Show - Max von Sydow

Highly respected actor Max von Sydow discusses his long career, including its origins and his long collaboration with Ingmar Bergman

Live Music Show - The Seduction of Ingmar Bergman (Sparks)

Excerpts from Sparks' opera about Ingmar Bergman!

Nov. 20, 2012

Movie - Summer With Monika (Ingmar Bergmann, 1952)

Once-controversial Bergman film that launched Harriet Andersson's career, got a lot of attention for how it treated sex. Fun fact: Bergman was romantically involved with the film's lead.

Talk Show - Woody Allen (on Ingmar Bergman)

Woody Allen, devoted Bergman fan, talking about his favorite director.

Collection - Bergman's Actors

A look at some of Bergman's favorite (and most famous) actors.

Nov. 21, 2012

Nov. 22, 2012

Movie - Through A Glass Darkly (Ingmar Bergman, 1961)

A family goes on vacation on a remote island, shortly after one of them, who suffers from schizophrenia, was released from an asylum.

Talk Show - Ingmar Bergman on Dick Cavett

The Swedish director chats with America's premier host

Collection: ... on Bergman

Atom Egoyan, Lars Von Trier, Ang Lee, Woody Allen, Liv Ullmann on the Swedish master

Persona: A Poem in Images

A featurette from the Persona DVD including Ingmar Bergman, Liv Ullmann, Bibi Andersson and Marc Gervais.

Nov. 23, 2012

Movie - Cries And Whispers (Ingmar Bergman, 1972)

One of Bergman's most acclaimed works!

Doc - The Search for Sanity

Great doc looking at the making of Bergman's classic "Hour of the Wolf"

Talk Show - Liv Ullmann

Liv Ullmann interviewed at different points in her career discusses her work and long collaboration with Ingmar Bergman

Live Music Show - The Music of Bergman's Films

Music always played a key role in Bergman's films; although sometimes he used only a small section, and always with restraint and a fine touch, it always served a specific purpose