Ingmar Bergman’s silent voices
Many consider Swedish director Ingmar Bergman’s 1963 film The Silenceto be one of his finest. Never before had human emotions been displayed in such a raw fashion in a Swedish film. The many sexually-charged scenes caused a sensation around the world and the film became an economic success. Ingmar Bergman’s silent voices explores how Bergman’s personality influenced his characters, story, setting, and themes that still confront and challenge audiences today.