The virgin spring Jungfrukällan
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Format
DVD
Edition
Director-approved special ed.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
swe
ISBN
155940969X
UPC
715515017121

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a Swedish motion picture in 1960.
General Note
Series numbering from container spine.
General Note
"1.33:1 aspect ratio"--Container.
General Note
Recorded in Dolby digital mono.
General Note
Special features: audio commentary by Ingmar Bergman scholar Birgitta Steene; introduction by filmmaker Ang Lee; new video interviews with actresses Gunnel Lindblom and Birgitta Pettersson ; essays by film scholar Peter Cowie and screenwriter Ulla Isaksson; audio recording of a 1975 American Film Institute seminar by Bergman; medieval ballad on which the film is based; and a letter from Bergman on the film's controversial rape scene.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematography, Sven Nykvist ; editing, Oscar Rosander ; music, Erik Nordgren ; DVD producer, Johanna Schiller.
Participants/Performers
Max Von Sydow, Birgitta Valberg, Gunnel Lindblom, Birgitta Pettersson.
Description
A peasant girl is raped and murdered in 14th century Sweden. When her killers seek shelter in her father's house, he kills them to avenge her death. Soon a spring appears from where the girl was killed and her father sees this as a sign from above.
System Details
DVD.
Language
In Swedish with optional English subtitles or English dubbed version.
Awards
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Nykvist, S., Cowie, P., Lee, A., Nordgren, E., Steene, B., Pettersson, B., Isaksson, U., Lindblom, G., Valberg, B., Sydow, M. v., & Bergman, I. (2006). The virgin spring: Jungfrukällan (Director-approved special ed.). Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sven. Nykvist et al.. 2006. The Virgin Spring: Jungfrukällan. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sven. Nykvist et al.. The Virgin Spring: Jungfrukällan [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection, 2006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Nykvist, Sven., et al. The Virgin Spring: Jungfrukällan Director-approved special ed., Criterion Collection, 2006.

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