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Cuckolds and Clowns

Sawdust and Tinsel aka The Naked Night aka Gycklarnas afton (1953) dir. Ingmar Bergman Sawdust and Tinsel‘s opening story introduces its theme of humiliation, John Simon writes in his Criterion Collection essay. Alma skinny dips in the ocean in front of … Continue reading

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Hour of the Wolf

Vargtimmen – Hour of the Wolf (1968) dir. Ingmar Bergman A woman and her artist lover move to an isolated island where they plan to raise their family.  The man goes crazy and the woman catches his insanity.  They share … Continue reading

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