Autumn Sonata

(1978)

Genres: Drama, Musical

Classics from the Vault: The Best Films of 1978 (1979)

About Autumn Sonata

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Writer-director Ingmar Bergman pairs with fellow Swedish legend Ingrid Bergman in an Oscar-nominated performance -- her last on film. Ingrid plays a mother and world-famous pianist who sacrifices her career to reconcile with her oldest daughter, Eva (Liv Ullmann). After a night of painful revelation, tensions arise when she discovers her other daughter (Lena Nyman), who is mentally impaired, is staying with Eva.

Cast: Ingrid Bergman, Sven Nykvist, Liv Ullmann, Lena Nyman, Erland Josephson, Gunnar Björnstrand, Halvar Björk, Marianne Aminoff

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Release Year: 1978

Length: 92 minutes

Rating: NR

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