Ingmar Bergman Retrospective

Following a successful retrospective of the late Swedish director, writer and producer Ingmar Bergman during the Panorama of the European Film, Zawya is continuing to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of Bergman’s birth by showcasing some of his most critically acclaimed works. The retrospective will include 7 titles screened chronologically from January 20th - 20th, which are Summer with Monika, The Seventh Seal, Wild Strawberries, Persona, Autumn Sonata, Fanny and Alexander and Saraband. One Screening per day at 7pm **All films will be screened with Arabic subtitles only


- Event Films -

Drama | Sweden | 1978 | Swedish | English Subtitles | 99 Mins
Autumn Sonata was the only collaboration between cinema’s two great Bergmans: Ingmar and Ingrid, the monumental star of Casablanca. The grande dame, playing an icy concert pianist, is matched beat for...

DRAMA, FANTASY | Sweden | 1957 | Swedish | English Subtitles | 96 MINS
Returning exhausted from the Crusades to find medieval Sweden gripped by the Plague, a knight suddenly comes face-to-face with the hooded figure of Death, and challenges him to a game of chess. As the...

Drama | Sweden | 1982 | Swedish | English Subtitles | 188 Mins
The story is set in 1907 in an unnamed small town in Sweden, where young siblings Fanny and Alexander live a blithe, contented existence within their tight-knit extended family. When their beloved fat...

Drama | Sweden | 1966 | Swedish | English Subtitles
Famed stage actress Elisabeth Vogler suffers a moment of blankness during a performance and the next day lapses into total silence. Advised by her doctor to take time off to recover from what appears ...

Drama, Romance | Sweden | 1953 | Arabic Subtitles | 96 Mins
A pair of teenagers meet one summer day, start a reckless affair and abandon their families to be with one another...

Drama | Sweden | 2003 | Swedish | English Subtitles | 107 Mins
Marianne, some thirty years after divorcing Johan, decides to visit her ex-husband at his summer home. She arrives in the middle of a family drama between Johan's son from another marriage and his gra...

Drama | Sweden | 1957 | Swedish | English Subtitles | 91 Mins
Traveling to accept an honorary degree, Professor Isak Borg, is forced to face his past, come to terms with his faults, and make peace with the inevitability of his approaching death. Through flashbac...