Ingmar Bergman’s closest collaborators and a new generation of filmmakers explore the Swedish director’s singular life, works, and film legacy. Journey to breathtaking shooting locations in Sweden, France, and Germany—and delve into Bergman’s iconic scenes and the recurring themes in his art.
Who really was Ingmar Bergman, and what does he mean to those who succeed him? In conversation with his actors, his family, and fellow filmmakers such as Olivier Assayas, Mia Hansen-Løve, and Ruben Östlund, Margarethe von Trotta creates a unique image of one of Sweden’s—and cinema’s—finest talents.
Guy Maddin, 2007, Canada
Alain Resnais, 1956, France
Dziga Vertov, 1929, Soviet Union
Chris Marker, 1983, France
Jia Zhangke, 2008, China
Jørgen Leth,Lars von Trier, 2003, Denmark
Robert J. Flaherty, 1922, United States
Stephen Kijak, 2006, United Kingdom
Steven Sebring, 2008, United States
Stuart Samuels, 2005, Canada