Shame

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Shame

  • 1969 ----- b & w ----- 103 min ----- 16mm
  • (Directed by Ingmar Bergman; with Liv Ullmann, Max von Sydow, Gunner Bjorstrand and Sigge Furst) Centers on a husband and wife, Jan and Eva, both musicians, who have taken up more or less permanent residence on an island while a brutal civil war rages on the mainland. The war's outcome has no political interest for them. They are concerned with their own survival. The war moves ever closer and they are finally forced to flee, this time to the sea and a completely unknown future. (In Swedish with English subtitles)
  • Topics: (Europe, Motion Pictures: Features, Scandinavian Languages and Literature)