Tags » Fanny And Alexander

“…And scene!” Blogathon: Persona (1966) The Repeated Scene

Introduction: Fanny, Alexander and the Magic Lantern

When dealing with a film that Bergman chronicles as being highly personal I feel it is only right that I give it the same treatment when I discuss it here. 3,358 more words

Commentary

My recommendations for movie watching this week in L.A. 3/20/2015-3/27/2015

First, a word from our sponsors. Ever wonder what a reader for a contest or agency thinks when he reads your screenplay? Check out my e-book published on Amazon: Rantings and Ravings of a Screenplay Reader, including my series of essays, What I Learned Reading for Contests This Year. 312 more words

Foreign Language Film

Denne kategori er altid meget spændende – især for os danskere. Svenskerne er også godt med. De vandt kategorien i 1983 med Fanny og Alexander af Ingmar Bergman, som nok er en af de største instruktører i Skandinavien nogensinde. 234 more words

Oscars 2015

Weekend Round Up

All the movies I’ve watched this weekend, in alphabetical order:

Movies

The coming of age in Ingmar Bergman's masterpiece: Summer Interlude (1951)

There’s no sub-genre more personal to me right now than the coming-of-age film. The best ones, The Tree of Life (2011), Boyhood (2014), Fanny och Alexander  482 more words

Movies

Ingmar and Alexander

Fanny and Alexander is Ingmar Bergman’s antidote to religious fanaticism.  In both the television and the theatrical version, Bergman presents the world of theater as a humane alternative to a world ruled by an angry and judgmental God. 1,181 more words

Auteur