Bergman 100: A Tribute to Liv Ullmann

February 1–24, 2018

We begin a yearlong centennial celebration of the great director Ingmar Bergman with a visit from one of his closest collaborators, actress Liv Ullmann.

  • Persona

  • Autumn Sonata

  • Cries and Whispers

  • Upcoming
    Films
  • Past
    Films
  • Past
    Events

Past Films

  • Saraband

    • Saturday, February 24 6 PM
    Ingmar Bergman
    Sweden, 2003

    Film to Table dinner follows

    Bergman’s final film, revisiting Scenes from a Marriage, is “a work of scathing vitality” (New York Film Festival).

  • Autumn Sonata

    • Saturday, February 17 6 PM
    Ingmar Bergman
    Sweden, 1978

    Film to Table dinner follows

    A Chopin prelude triggers a long-delayed confrontation between a concert pianist (Ingrid Bergman) and her aggrieved daughter (Liv Ullmann) in this intense and penetrating chamber piece.

  • Cries and Whispers

    • Thursday, February 15 7 PM
    Ingmar Bergman
    Sweden, 1972

    A woman dying of cancer (Harriet Andersson) is attended by her sisters (Liv Ullmann and Ingrid Thulin) at a country house. “A laceratingly beautiful attempt to explore the human need not only to draw comfort from the past, but to project love back into its dusty reaches” (Monthly Film Bulletin).

  • Hour of the Wolf

    • Thursday, February 8 7 PM
    Ingmar Bergman
    Sweden, 1968

    A woman (Liv Ullmann) tells of her life on a remote island with her artist husband (Max von Sydow) in a film that intertwines supernatural mysteries with the no less mysterious torments of creativity.

  • Shame

    • Sunday, February 4 12:30 PM
    Ingmar Bergman
    Sweden, 1968

    Added screening!

    Liv Ullmann and Max von Sydow star in “Bergman’s simple, masterly vision of normal war and what it does to survivors. Set a tiny step into the future, the film has the inevitability of a common dream” (Pauline Kael).

  • Shame

    • Saturday, February 3 7:30 PM
    Ingmar Bergman
    Sweden, 1968

    Liv Ullmann and Max von Sydow star in “Bergman’s simple, masterly vision of normal war and what it does to survivors. Set a tiny step into the future, the film has the inevitability of a common dream” (Pauline Kael).

    Liv Ullmann in Person

  • Persona

    • Saturday, February 3 3 PM
    Ingmar Bergman
    Sweden, 1966

    Added screening!

    Exploring the strange symbiosis between a speechless actress (Liv Ullmann) and her nurse companion (Bibi Andersson), this is “Bergman at his most brilliant” (Time Out).

  • Persona

    • Thursday, February 1 7:30 PM
    Ingmar Bergman
    Sweden, 1966

    BAMPFA Student Committee Pick!

    Exploring the strange symbiosis between a speechless actress (Liv Ullmann) and her nurse companion (Bibi Andersson), this is “Bergman at his most brilliant” (Time Out).

    Liv Ullmann in Person