Ingmar Bergman Special Edition Dvd Collection

Ingmar Bergman Special Edition Dvd Collection

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Cast: Ingmar Bergman

     
 

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MGM presents The Ingmar Bergman Collection, a Special Edition boxed set of five digitally restored films and one bonus disc of supplemental materials. The set includes the films Persona, Hour of the Wolf, Shame, The Passion of Anna, and The Serpent's Egg. Each film is presented with a digital film transfer that preserves the originalSee more details below

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MGM presents The Ingmar Bergman Collection, a Special Edition boxed set of five digitally restored films and one bonus disc of supplemental materials. The set includes the films Persona, Hour of the Wolf, Shame, The Passion of Anna, and The Serpent's Egg. Each film is presented with a digital film transfer that preserves the original aspect ratio. The Swedish-language soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Mono. Some films offer English and Spanish dubbed mono versions. Optional subtitles are available in English, French, and Spanish. Closed captions are accessible. Each disc contains photo galleries and an original theatrical trailer, and four of the films feature an audio commentary track by Bergman biographer Marc Gervais. The original uncensored version of Persona (1966) is presented with a standard full-frame transfer in black-and-white, preserving the original theatrical release format of 1.33:1. An English-dubbed mono track is available. The disc includes the featurette "A Poem in Images" and interviews with Bibi Andersson and Liv Ullmann. Hour of the Wolf (1968) is presented with a widescreen transfer in black-and-white. The featurette "The Search for Sanity" and interviews with Liv Ullmann and Erland Josephson are included. Shame (1968) is presented with a widescreen transfer in black-and-white. The disc includes the featurette "The Search for Humanity" and an interview with Liv Ullmann. The Passion of Anna (1969) is presented with a widescreen transfer in color. Special features for the film include the original story reading by Elliott Gould, the featurette "Disintegration of Passion," and interviews with Liv Ullman, Bibi Andersson, and Erland Josephson. The Serpent's Egg (1977) is presented with a widescreen transfer in color. Star David Carradine provides the audio commentary track, and featurettes include "Away From Home" and "German Expressionism." The disc of supplemental materials starts off with Ingmar Bergman interviews from 2002 and 1970. "Sven Nykvist: With One Eye He Cries" is a profile of Bergman's cinematographer. "Faro Island Mystique" explores the principal location of many of the director's films. "American Cinematographer, April 1972: 'Filming in Sweden'" is a collection of original magazine articles about Bergman's work. This is an exhaustive DVD release from MGM.

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Product Details

Release Date:
04/20/2004
UPC:
0027616911377
Source:
Mgm (Video & Dvd)
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Full Frame, Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Mono]
Time:
7:39:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; PASSION OF ANNA: ; Original Story Reading by Elliott Gould ; Disintegration of Passion" Featurette ; On-Camera Interviews With Liv Ullmann, Bibi Andersson and Erland Josephson ; Audio Commentary by Ingmar Bergman Biographer Marc Gervais ; Photo Gallery ; Original Theatrical Trailer ; ; PERSONA: ; "A Poem in Images" Featurette ; On-Camera Interviews With Bibi Andersson and Liv Ullmann ; Audio Commentary by Ingmar Bergman Biographer Marc Gervais ; Photo Gallery ; Original Theatrical Trailer ; ; SERPENT'S EGG: ; "Away From Home" Featurette ; "German Expressionism" Featurette ; Audio Commentary by David Carradine ; Photo Gallery ; Original Theatrical Trailer ; ; HOUR OF THE WOLF: ; The Search for Sanity Featurette ; On-Camera Interviews With Liv Ullmann and Erland Josephson ; Audio Commentary by Ingmar Bergman Biographer Marc Gervais ; Ingmar at Work and Hour of the Wolf ; Photo Galleries ; Original Theatrical Trailer ; ; SKAMMEN: ; "The Search for Humanity" Featurette ; On-Camera Interview With Liv Ullmann ; Photo Gallery ; Original Theatrical Trailer ; Audio Commentary by Ingmar Bergman Biographer Marc Gervais

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Scene Index

Side #1 -- Persona
1. Montage/Main Title [6:48]
2. A Nurse for Mrs. Vogler [1:26]
3. Not Strong Enough [4:46]
4. A Mapped-Out Future [3:10]
5. Dear Elisabet [2:55]
6. The Lie of Real Life [2:37]
7. At the Summer House [3:38]
8. Married Men & Young Boys [9:12]
9. Becoming Each Other [5:36]
10. Open Letter [2:55]
11. Broken Glass, Torn Film [4:49]
12. Just One Word! [4:46]
13. Merely Acting Sane [2:25]
14. Too Proud for Forgiveness [1:43]
15. Ugly When Asleep [5:51]
16. Mr. and Mrs. Vogler [3:15]
17. Scared of Her Son... [3:54]
18. ...Take Two [4:45]
19. Always Out of Reach [4:59]
20. The Departure [3:01]
Side #2 -- Hour of the Wolf
1. Main Title/Lonesome Home [9:40]
2. Drawing the Monsters [7:09]
3. 216-Year-Old Advice [2:45]
4. Johan's Diary [2:37]
5. Bruised and Nervous [3:43]
6. The Chatty Curator [1:43]
7. Detailed Accounting [2:55]
8. Dinner With Artistocrats [4:57]
9. A Diverting Puppet Show [6:51]
10. The Vogler Scandal [3:54]
11. Hour of the Wolf [4:43]
12. Not a Snake Bite [7:30]
13. A Gun and Veronica [:04]
14. The Old Harlot's Desires [5:52]
15. Up the Wall With Jealousy [2:07]
16. ...To Better Hear the Music [2:35]
17. Ready for the Occasion [2:02]
18. A Lover's Reunion [2:49]
19. Alma and the Cannibals [5:16]
20. Too Much Love? [5:37]
Side #3 -- Shame
1. Main Title/Sour Morning [8:40]
2. Knowing Nothing [5:51]
3. Things Left to Sell [6:24]
4. Plans for the Future [4:38]
5. The Invasion [3:20]
6. Liberated on Camera [4:47]
7. Death All Around [4:51]
8. Silence After the Storm [3:30]
9. Pampini's Violin [2:29]
10. Herded Together [4:02]
11. Enemy Collaborators [2:04]
12. Minor Medical Attention [4:29]
13. A Lighter Sentence [5:16]
14. Domestic Wars [2:33]
15. Jacobi's Constant Visits [6:22]
16. Unfaithful to Jan [7:02]
17. The High Price of Money [9:51]
18. A Tired Deserter [6:53]
19. On the Boat From Hammars [7:45]
20. A Dream [2:10]
Side #4 -- The Passion of Anna
1. Main Title/Disrepair [5:16]
2. Anna Come and Gone [4:13]
3. Max's Views on Andreas [1:06]
4. Dear Anna [3:20]
5. A Dog's Life [3:27]
6. Believers at Dinner [6:10]
7. A History of Catastrophes [4:10]
8. In Drunken Silence [5:38]
9. Liv's Views on Anna [:48]
10. Unloved and Neglected [10:16]
11. Never Any Children [5:22]
12. Cruelty to Animals [4:38]
13. Sharing Andreas [2:47]
14. Anna's Marriage [6:14]
15. Life Under Suspicion [2:00]
16. A Defenseless Creature [2:58]
17. Bibi's Views on Eva [1:27]
18. Warnings Underneath [4:06]
19. Andersson's "Confession" [6:45]
20. Cancer of the Soul [3:29]
21. A Humiliating Failure [4:20]
22. Erland's Views on Elis [:41]
23. The End Is Near [5:16]
24. Return to Solitude [6:07]
Side #5 -- The Serpent's Egg
1. Main Title [2:27]
2. Rampant Depression [5:24]
3. "The Circus Needs You" [3:09]
4. Good Times, Bad News [8:46]
5. Summers With Hans [7:24]
6. A Promising Future [4:47]
7. Like a Mother [2:58]
8. Identifying the Bodies [5:10]
9. "Everyone's Afraid" [7:29]
10. Jailhouse Visit [4:13]
11. The Marriage Cabaret [4:30]
12. Witches & Classy Whores [4:05]
13. Morning Prayer [6:59]
14. Charity From Vergerus [:52]
15. Cleansing Germany [2:49]
16. Drunk, With No Future [3:35]
17. No Experience Needed [2:00]
18. Terrible Secrets [5:23]
19. The End of the Rope [1:44]
20. A Window to Hell [6:15]
21. Life and Death on Camera [7:46]
22. The Human Experiment [4:56]
23. Ten Years to Revolution [7:34]
24. A Kind Offer [6:23]

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