FACE TO FACE: THE COMPLETE VERSION
Tuesday, March 6
Directed by Ingmar Bergman
Starring Liv Ullmann and Erland Josephson
(1976) Psychiatrist Liv Ullmann, alone for the summer, finds herself in the midst of a nervous breakdown that triggers a suicide attempt and series of dreams/hallucinations taking her back to an orphaned childhood, until colleague Erland Josephson (Scenes from a Marriage) helps her find reconciliation. An Oscar-nominated tour de force for both Bergman and Ullmann, who is in virtually every scene; her performance won her the Best Actress award from the New York Film Critics Circle. Winner, Golden Globe, Best Foreign Film. Released in the U.S. in an 114-minute theatrical version, Bergman’s complete 173-minute version has never been released here on DVD or Blu-ray. DCP courtesy Swedish Television. Approx. 173 min.