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.
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Ett filmepos av Bille August efter Ingmar Bergmans egna ord
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Considered by many to be a spiritual sequel to Fanny och Alexander (1982). Furthermore in a press conference in August 1989, Ingmar Bergman said the film could be seen as related to The Magic Lantern and his semi-autobiographical film Fanny och Alexander. See more
So, you don't want us to go on?
You know I do. I want nothing else. That is all I want.
Theatrical release is edited down from a six-hours miniseries developed for Swedish television. See more
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