About

Traveling through an unnamed European country on the brink of war, sickly, intellectual Ester, her sister Anna and Anna's young son, Johan, check into a near-empty hotel. A basic inability to communicate among the three seems only to worsen during their stay. Anna provokes her sister by enjoying a dalliance with a local man, while the boy, left to himself, has a series of enigmatic encounters that...

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Directed by

Ingmar Bergman

Written by

Ingmar Bergman (Screenplay)

Runtime

95 minutes

Country

Sweden

Language

Swedish

Tagline

BERGMAN at his most POWERFUL! SHOCKING! BOLD!

Cast

Keywords

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Lists

#520 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?