About

In the Swedish city of Lethe, people from different walks of life take part in a series of short, deadpan vignettes that rush past. Some are just seconds long, none longer than a couple of minutes. A young woman (Jessica Lundberg) remembers a fantasy honeymoon with a rock guitarist. A man awakes from a dream about bomber planes. A businessman boasts about success while being robbed by a pickpocket...

7.5
22
Directed by

Roy Andersson

Written by

Roy Andersson (Screenplay)

Runtime

95 minutes

Country

Japan, Germany, France, Denmark, Sweden, Norway

Language

Swedish

Cast

Keywords

musical music sweden anarchic comedy independent film school life beer airplane man-woman relation psychiatrist new love little boy music band jazz hairdresser bar storm alienation partnership blue sky relation balcony pickpocket

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#263 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?