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Ingmar Bergman Centennial Film Series: The Best Intentions

  • Location: Page Hall Ualbany Downtown Campus 135 Western Avenue Albany NY 12203, Albany, NY 12203 Albany, NY 12203
  • Dates: November 30, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 pm
  • Price: Free and open to the public
  • Overview

    In celebration of the marking of the 100th anniversary of Swedish Director Ingmar Bergman's birth, his film The Best Intentions will be screened on Friday, November 30, 2018.

    This is the 3 hour theatrical version of the 5 ½ hour teleplay written by Bergman and based on his account of the courtship and marriage of his parents, Erik Bergman and Karin Åkerblom, and their struggles with sickness, infidelity, class conflict, and religious faith. 

    In its condensed form, it received the Palme d’Or, the highest prize at the Cannes Film Festival in 1992. 

    7:00 p.m. [NOTE EARLY START TIME], Page Hall, 135 Western Avenue, Downtown Campus

    There will be a brief intermission at approximately 8:30 p.m. during this three hour film.