Scenes from a Marriage
aka Scener ur ett äktenskap
First screened in July 2014
Director: Ingmar Bergman. Cast: Liv Ullmann, Erland Josephson, Anita Wal, Jan Malmsjö, Bibi Andersson, Gunnel Lindblom, Barbro Hiort af Ornäs, Rossana Mariano, Lena Bergman. Screenplay: Ingmar Bergman.

Twitter Capsule: Epic yet modest. Surprisingly varied tones. Mostly avoids grandiosity. Ullmann, Josephson reliably heroic.

VOR:   Among Bergman's best movies and maybe his most instantly accessible. Nykvist, too, manages simpler effects without sacrificing insight or impact. Master-class in acting. Major cultural event.

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Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: A–

Golden Globe Nominations and Winners:
Best Actress (Drama): Liv Ullmann
Best Foreign Language Film

Other Awards:
New York Film Critics Circle: Best Actress (Ullmann); Best Screenplay
National Society of Film Critics: Best Picture; Best Actress (Ullmann); Best Supporting Actress (Andersson); Best Screenplay

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