Not Rated | | Biography, Drama, Romance
In 1909, poor theology student Henrik falls in love with Anna, the intelligent daughter of a rich family in Uppsala. After marrying Henrik becomes a priest in northern Sweden. Urbane Anna hates living in the county, growing restless.
Ingmar Bergman conceived of the film while writing his memoirs The Magic Lantern.
So, you don't want us to go on?
Anna Bergman: You know I do. I want nothing else. That is all I want.
Karin Åkerblom is wearing her glasses while reading out the letter from her daughter to her husband. When the camera zooms to a head shot of Karin, the glasses are gone.
Theatrical release is edited down from a six-hours miniseries developed for Swedish television.
$15,186 12 July 1992