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Persona

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Genres: Drama
Starring: Bibi Andersson, Liv Ullmann
Director: Ingmar Bergman
Plot Synopsis: By the mid-sixties, Ingmar Bergman had already conjured many of the cinema's most unforgettable images. But with the radical 'Persona,' this supreme artist attained new levels of visual poetry. In the first of a series of legendary performances for Bergman, Liv Ullmann plays an actress who has inexplicably gone mute; an equally mesmerizing Bibi Andersson is the garrulous young nurse caring for her in a remote island cottage. While isolated together there, the women perform a mysterious spiritual and emotional transference that would prove to be one of cinema's most influential ideas. Acted with astonishing nuance and shot in stark shadows and soft light by the great Sven Nykvist, 'Persona' is a penetrating, dreamlike work of profound psychological depth.
  • Release Details
    Release Date: March 25th, 2014
    MPAA Rating: Unrated
    Movie Release Year: 1966
    Release Country: United States
    Movie Studio: Criterion
  • Technical Specs
    Length:85 Minutes
    Specs:One Blu-ray and two DVDs, with all content available in both formats
    2K Digital Restoration
    Video Resolution/Codec:1080p/AVC MPEG-4
    Aspect Ratio(s):1.37:1
    Audio Formats:Swedish Uncompressed Mono
    Subtitles/Captions:New English subtitle translation
    Special Features:New visual essay on the film's prologue by Ingmar Bergman scholar Peter Cowie
    New interviews with actor Liv Ullmann and filmmaker Paul Schrader
    Excerpted archival interviews with Bergman and actors Bibi Andersson and Ullmann
    On-set footage, with audio commentary by Bergman historian Birgitta Steene Liv & Ingmar, a 2012 feature documentary directed by Dheeraj Akolkar
    Trailer
    A booklet featuring an essay by film scholar Thomas Elsaesser, an excerpted 1969 interview with Bergman, and an excerpted 1977 conversation with Andersson