Fanny and Alexander

Movie Information

Classic Cinema From Around the World will present Fanny and Alexander at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at Courtyard Gallery, 109 Roberts St., in the Phil Mechanic Studios building, River Arts District. Info: 273-3332.
Genre: Drama
Director: Ingmar Bergman
Starring: Pernilla Allwin, Bertil Guve, Börje Ahlstedt, Allan Edwall, Gunn Wållgren, Erland Josephson
Rated: R

For their last film of the year (no shows on Christmas or New Year’s Eve), World Cinema is bringing back Ingmar Bergman’s Fanny and Alexander (1982)—Bergman’s last theatrical film and one of his best. Read my earlier review of the film—a look into the lives of a prosperous Swedish family in 1907—here:

About Ken Hanke
Head film critic for Mountain Xpress since December 2000. Author of books "Ken Russell's Films," "Charlie Chan at the Movies," "A Critical Guide to Horror Film Series," "Tim Burton: An Unauthorized Biography of the Filmmaker."

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