Persona (1966) Poster



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Remade as 

Persona (2002) (Video)
Remake of Persona

Edited into 


The Silence (1963)
In the opening montage, the boy played by Jorgen Lindstrom is seen reading Mikhail Lermontov's "Hero fo Our Time." This is the same book read by Lindstrom's character in The Silence.

Referenced in 

Hour of the Wolf (1968)
the plot and themes are essentially the same, with some character names being identical as well as both films being based loosely off the same discarded script
Le gai savoir (1969)
Ride the Hot Wind (1971)
A poster is displayed outside of a movie theater.
Images (1972)
Three Scenes with Ingmar Bergman (1975)
Movie is mentioned.
The Tenant (1976)
The Sentinel (1977)
3 Women (1977)
Autumn Sonata (1978)
Stardust Memories (1980)
When Sandy's at the beach he is dressed like Bergman during the shooting of Persona. Besides, after the opening train scene, the following sucession of images references the opening of Persona.
O Cinema Falado (1986)
mentioned by character
Deranged (1987)
It is referenced.
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Atomic Brain (1993) (TV Episode)
(Two women stand near each other) Mike: Persona. Servo: Interiors. Mike: Same diff.
Burnt by the Sun (1994)
one character expects another to step on a piece of broken glass
To vlemma tou Odyssea (1995)
Mentioned in dialogue
NewsRadio: Zoso (1996) (TV Episode)
Dave mentions that this is Lisa's favorite movie
Ingmar Bergman on Life and Work (1998) (TV Movie)
mentioned once
8MM (1999)
Fight Club (1999)
The idea of an image of a penis spliced into a cartoon was borrowed from Persona
Hannibal (2001)
Mulholland Dr. (2001)
the scene just before the nude scene between actresses comes from that
My Voyage to Italy (2001)
A still from the production of this film is shown.
The Others (2001)
Vanilla Sky (2001)
Talk to Her (2002)
Swimming Pool (2003)
The Dreamers (2003)
a still of Bibi Andersson and Liv Ullman is shown in Matthew's room
Oldeuboi (2003)
Near the ending the picture is split in two halfs showing the faces of Oh Dae-su and Evergreen as one
Chaplin Today: A Woman of Paris (2003) (TV Short)
mentioned once
Robert Altman: Art and Soul (2004) (Video)
Z Channel: A Magnificent Obsession (2004) (TV Movie)
The title is visible in the "Three Women" article.
Le fantôme d'Henri Langlois (2004)
publicity still
Heights (2005)
56 min into the film, Henry (Eric Bogosian) proposes a musical stage version of the old film to a female producer at Diana's party.
Yamim Kfuim (2005)
in one particular scene which features the famous "two"-shot of this title.
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.33 (2005) (TV Episode)
among the Ingmar Bergman-inspired Double Jeopardy! category names is "Persona"
Homestarrunner.com: Everything Else, Volume 1 (2005) (Video)
In "Experimental Film", the scene with the film apparently burning (the one that Homestar credits to Strong Sad loading the film wrong) is a reference to this Bergman film.
Running Scared (2006)
Film stock burns up and melts in scene in hockey rink like in "Persona".
UPA! Una película argentina (2007)
Fernando continually reads Bergman's script. Plus, in the end, Nina and Hildegunn pose like Elisabeth and Alma.
I'm Not There. (2007)
A tarantula walks across a white screen in the beginning of Bergman's Persona. The same shot is used in I'm Not There, but in reference to Dylan's book.
(500) Days of Summer (2009)
Final scene of this film is referenced during theater scene.
The Lawyer (2010) (Short)
The pacing and atmosphere was influenced by Ingmar Bergman, specifically this film
Submarine (2010)
When Oliver recounts his mother's days as an actress, she strongly reminisces Liv Ullmann near the start of Persona.
At the Movies: 25 Years of Margaret & David (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Geoffrey Rush during a review of Margaret and David.
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
The Rewrite (2014)
Keith says he'll give 100$ to anyone who'll name three movies by Bergman and Sara mentions "The Seventh Seal" and "Persona"
Queen of Earth (2015)
Kissproof (2015) (Short)
The opening pre-title montage was inspired by the scene at the start of the Bergman film.
Wazzu on Film: Deadpool and Hail, Caesar! (2016) (TV Episode)
Pick of the Week


Un Chien Andalou (1929) (Short)
During the montage in the beginning of the film, there is a quick shot of the eye-slicing scene from Luis Bunuel's Un Chien Andalou.
Prison (1949)
"Silent film" clips of a man being comically chased by a skeleton and the devil from this film are featured during the opening montage of "Persona" (1966).
The Silence (1963)
Anna's shout is briefly heard in the midle of the movie.

Featured in 

Homo Promo (1993)
Bergman Island (2004) (TV Movie)
A film excerpt is shown, before Bergman's present words evoking it.
Hour of the Wolf: The Search for Sanity (2004) (Video)
discussed with clips shown
Sueño lumínico (2005) (Short)
Aparecen partes del comienzo de Persona
The Pervert's Guide to Cinema (2006)
featured in documentary
The 80th Annual Academy Awards (2008) (TV Special)
Shown during the In Memoriam tribute (Ingmar Bergman)
...Men filmen är min älskarinna (2010)
Clips shown.
The Story of Film: An Odyssey: European New Wave (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown
Liv & Ingmar (2012)
Subject of Documentary
Renegade Cut: Persona (2015) (TV Episode)
movie is discussed and analyzed

Spoofed in 

Love and Death (1975)
The wheat scene with towards the end of the film is a direct visual parody of Ingmar Bergman's classic Persona. The juxtaposition of faces is an homage to Bergman's trademark shots.
SCTV: Whispers of the Wolf/The Occult (1978) (TV Episode)
Part of basis for parody "Whispers of the Wolf".

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