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Sommaren med Monika (1953)
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Call no.:
DVD 020 363
Title:
Sommaren med Monika
Alternate titles:
Ingmar Bergman's Summer with Monika
Monika
Summer with Monika
Originally produced:
1953
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Seventeen-year-old Monika and nineteen-year-old Harry Lund meet in a cafe. They spend a happy summer together, and soon Monika discovers that she is pregnant. They marry, but Monika is bored with taking care of the baby and the responsibilities of married life. She begins an affair with a former lover and their marriage falls apart.
Credits:
Janus Films ; Svensk Filmindustri visar ; manuskript, Per Anders Fogelström ; regi, Ingmar Bergman.
Edition:
DVD special ed.; fullscreen.
Publication:
[New York] : Criterion Collection, c2012.
Languages:
In Swedish with optional subtitles in English.
Details:
1 DVD (97 min.) : sound, black & white
Country of production:
New York (State)
Sweden
Studio(s):
Janus Films
Svensk filmindustri
Director(s):
Bergman, Ingmar
Björkman, Stig
Screenwriter(s):
Björkman, Stig
Fogelström, Per Anders
Producer(s):
Ekelund, Allan
Cast:
Harriet Andersson, Lars Ekborg, Dagmar Ebbesen, Åke Fridell, Naemi Briese, Åke Grönberg, Sigge Fürst, John Harryson.
Production:
Cinematography, Gunnar Fischer ; music, Eric Nordgren ; producer, Allan Ekelund ; editors, Tage Holmberg, Gösta Lewin.
Notes:
1.37:1 aspect ratio.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953.
Special features: introduction by Ingmar Bergman ; new interview with actress Harriet Andersson by film scholar Peter Cowie ; Images from the playground (documentary by Stig Björkman) ; interview with film scholar Eric Schaefer about Kroger Babb and his distribution of Monika, the story of a bad gorl! as an exploitation film; trailer.
Subjects:
Andersson, Harriet Interviews.
Summer romance Sweden Drama.
Young adults Sweden Drama.
Man-woman relationships Sweden Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Motion pictures, Swedish.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Motion pictures, Swedish
Year: 1950s
Spoken language: Swedish
Subtitles: English
Title: Sommaren med Monika
Director: Bergman, Ingmar
Director: Björkman, Stig
Actor: Andersson, Harriet
Actor: Briese, Naemi
Actor: Ebbesen, Dagmar
Actor: Ekborg, Lars
Musical score composer: Nordgren, Erik
Production studio: Janus Films
Production studio: Svensk filmindustri
Country of production: New York (State)
Country of production: Sweden
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes