SEPTEMBER 14-20, 2019

BERGMAN – A YEAR IN A LIFE

Sweden, 2018, 117 min.
Production: B-Reel Films
Languages: Swedish, English, German
Format: DCP

Director: Jane Magnusson
DoP: Emil Klang
Composers: Jonas Beckman, Lars Kumlin
Producers: Fredrik Heinig, Cecilia Nessen, Mattias Nohrborg
Editors: Orwar Anklev, Hanna Lejonqvist, Kalle Lindberg
Cast: Ingmar Bergman, Lena Endre, Liv Ullmann, Lars von Trier, Thorsten Flinck, Barbara Streisand

Documentary saga to mark Ingmar Bergman’s centenary. The history of a husband, father, lover, and director who made films and staged performances recognized as unconditional masterpieces in the world of art history. Addressing fragments of his films, unique chronicle, interviews with relatives, colleagues, friends and beloved ones, and statements from Bergman himself, the film tries to uncover the truth about the Swedish genius.

Jane Magnusson

Born in 1968. Worked as content-editor of the Show “Kobra” on Swedish TV. The film “The Swimsuit Issue”, which she scripted, premiered at Tribeca (2010). Her documentary “Ebbe” was awarded the Guldbagge prize and Great Journalist Award. Author of the biographic novel “Esther Williams: The Fake Biography”. Holds an Arts degree from Brown University.

2018 Bergman: A Year in a Life
2016 Christina Lindberg (TV doc)
2013 Trespassing Bergman (doc.)
2009 Ebbe – The Movie (doc.)