The Best Intentions
(Den Goda Viljan )

Saturday, October 18, 7:00
Completely out of US distribution, this gripping drama of a complicated marriage is based on the story of Ingmar Bergman's parents, who met in 1908, ten years before his birth. Directed by Bille August and written for the screen by Bergman from his own novel, this beautiful film hasn't been seen in America for several years and makes an interesting companion piece to Fanny and Alexander. Starring Pernilla August, Samuel Fröler, Max von Sydow. Print from the Swedish Institute, by arrangement with Park Circus Limited. (Sweden 1992) 181 min. Not available on DVD.

Presented as part of the Ingmar Bergman Series

Playing at the Rafael Film Center
Oct 18 2008
Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center
1118 Fourth Street, San Rafael CA 94901
T 415 454 1222 E rafaeltheater@cafilm.org