Bergman script screens in France

Sophie Marceau
Sophie Marceau

A film based on one of Ingmar Bergman’s scripts is set to premiere, the first one since his death in 2007. The film is an adaptation of a Matter of the Soul (En själslig angelägenhetand is filmed in French. In the film, we follow Viktoria, who is currently figure out who she is and the people she’s speaking to.

The film was originally written as a monologue in 1972 and ended up as a radio play which was first broadcast in Sweden in 1990.


The film was broadcast on Arte France on the 3rd of December.


Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.