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Past Event

The Films of Ingmar Bergman: Persona

Mar 15 2018

Seattle Art Museum

Plestcheeff Auditorium

7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

SAM teams with the Nordic Heritage Museum to celebrate the centennial of master Swedish writer-director Ingmar Bergman (1918-2007). Beginning in the mid-twentieth century, Bergman expanded the consciousness of the world’s film-goers with his visually stunning, literate, deep-delving explorations of our eternal inner questions.

How can loneliness and despair become joy? How can we nurture intimacy and love? Are we sustained beyond death? Passionately expressive, Bergman and superb actors like Max von Sydow and Liv Ullmann answer with the eloquence of the human face.

In Swedish with English subtitles.

Other films in this series

Thu Jan 11

Summer With Monika

Thu Jan 18

Smiles Of A Summer Night

Thu Jan 25

The Seventh Seal

Thu Feb 1

Wild Strawberries

Thu Feb 8

The Magician

Thu Feb 22

The Virgin Spring

Thu Mar 1

Through a Glass Darkly

Thu Mar 8

The Silence

Thu Mar 15


Series tickets may be purchased online, at the Ticketing Desk at the Seattle Art Museum or over the phone with a credit card by calling the SAM Customer Service Center at 206.654.3210.

A limited number of single-film tickets may be available on a first-come, first-served basis the day of the show, at 7:25 pm, at the auditorium entrance for $9 (cash/check only).

Image: Lopert Pictures Corporation/Photofest.