Bergman at 100: Wild Strawberries
Mon, Oct 29 at 7:15pm – Bergman Centennial
Presented by Swedish Women’s Educational Association
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman’s birthday, the Swedish Women’s Educational Association (SWEA) presents three of his best films on consecutive Monday nights.
WILD STRAWBERRIES The film that catapulted Bergman to the forefront of world cinema is the director’s richest, most humane movie. Traveling to receive an honorary degree, Professor Isak Borg (Victor Sjöström), is forced to face his past, come to terms with his faults, and accept the inevitability of his approaching death. In Swedish with subtitles. (1957, 93 mins)
Introduced by Mal Vincent.