The story of Ingmar Bergman's parents. In 1909, poor, idealistic theology student Henrik Bergman falls in love with Anna Åkerbloom, the intelligent, educated daughter of a rich family in Uppsala. After their wedding Henrik becomes a priest in the north of Sweden. After a few years Anna can't stand living in the rural county with the uncouth people. She returns to Uppsala, Henrik stays in the north. Written by
Robert Stroetgen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
In 1983 after completing the Oscar winning "Fanny And Alexander", Ingmar Bergman retired from international cinema. Now, after 10 years of writing and reflection, he finds he has "one last story to tell"
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Did You Know?
First non English language/American film to win the Palme d'Or after three consecutive years. Pelle the Conqueror
(1987) was the last non English language/American film to win the award and was also directed by Bille August
and featured Max von Sydow
in a key role. See more
So, you don't want us to go on?
You know I do. I want nothing else. That is all I want.