Starring: Ulrik Cold, Jane Darling, Elisabeth Erikson
Director: Ingmar Bergman
Language: Swedish with English subtitles
Ingmar Bergman attempts the impossible – filming a stage version of opera. He succeeds in conveying the power of theatre onto the big screen. This is a clever and clear interpretation of the opera imbuing it with a wistful peculiarity that draws the drama and charm out of Mozart’s great work.