Not Rated | | Drama
Swedish pauper's family is starving. In desperation, he steals his lord's ox. He hopes that the crime will not be revealed, but it happens.
Sweden's official submission to the 1992's Oscar in the Best Foreign Language Film category.
No! Have you gone out of your mind, Helge?
Helge Roos: What am I to do? We have to eat.
Elfrida Roos: How could you? How could you do this to Svenning?
Helge Roos: Svenning has another one. We must survive.
Helge Roos: Help me. Stop whimpering and help me. Help me. You don't want Anna to fall ill and ...
Instead of the usual "directed by", the director's titles are presented as "a true story told by Sven Nykvist".
$4,285 23 August 1992