Cries and Whispers [Viskningar och rop]

Stockholm: Cinematograph AB, 1972. Collection of three vintage borderless black-and-white photographs taken on the set of the 1972 film, two showing director Ingmar Bergman, and the other showing Bergman with actresses Harriet Andersson, Kari Sylwan, and Ingrid Thulin. With holograph pencil and ink annotations to the verso.

Bergman's self-titled portrait to his mother, with each of the women characters of the film representing an aspect of her personality. The film follows a woman dying of uterine cancer who has been moved to her childhood home in her final days, where she is cared for by her emotionally distanced sisters and distraught maid.

Shot on location at Taxinge-Nasby Castle in Mariefred, Sweden.

Two photographs 5 x 7 inches, one photograph 7 x 5 inches. Near Fine.

[Book #149441]