Programme 2018

Persona

Director: Ingmar Bergman

fiction

Section: MAMI Tribute

Country: Sweden | Year: 1966

Language(s): Swedish | Time: 84 mins

Synopsis

Elisabeth Vogler, a famous stage actress, blanks out during a performance and lapses into complete silence the next day. Advised by her doctor to rest, she goes to a beach house on the Baltic Sea with only Anna, a nurse, as company. Over the next few weeks, as Anna struggles to reach her mute patient, the two women find themselves experiencing astrange emotional communion