Ushers' Choice: Cinema of the 80s
Dir: Ingmar Bergman, Swe, 1983, 189 mins, Swedish dialogue with subtitles
Kristina Adolphson, Börje Ahlstedt, Pernilla Allwin
The Oscar-winning Fanny & Alexander is the culmination of a lifetime's work by one of cinema's greatest artists, Ingmar Bergman. The story is a rich tapestry of one year in the life of a large and well-to-do theatrical family living in a Swedish provincial town at the turn of the century.