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Ernst Ingmar Bergman | Mr. Ingmar Bergman | Buntel Eriksson
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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[on Orson Welles
] For me he's just a hoax. It's empty. It's not interesting. It's dead. Citizen Kane
(1941), which I have a copy of, is all the critics' darling, always at the top of every poll taken, but I think it's a total bore. Above all, the performances are worthless. The amount of respect that movie's got is absolutely unbelievable.
He was approached by Italian television in the seventies, about making a TV-movie based on the life of Jesus Christ. He wrote a synopsis and planned on filming the entire movie in the Swedish province Gotland (for example, the rocky beaches of Langhammars on the island of Fårö were to serve as Golgatha). Eventually, Franco Zeffirelli
was commissioned to helm the project, which became Jesus of
Two characters having an intense and emotional - sometimes heated - conversation while barley looking at each other.