Bergman Island (Ingmar Bergman - 3 dokumentärer om film, teater, Fårö och livet av Marie Nyreröd)
Bergman Island (Ingmar Bergman - 3 dokumentärer om film, teater, Fårö och livet av Marie Nyreröd) (2006)

Legendary filmmaker Ingmar Bergman opens his soul to filmmaker Marie Nyreröd for a three-part documentary produced for Swedish television and offering the most intimate portrait of the director since Vilgot Sjöman's 1963 film Ingmar… More

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Release Date: December 6, 2006
DVD Release Date: June 16, 2009
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Critic Score: 89% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Leslie Felperin

Compelling viewing for any fan of Swedish master Ingmar Bergman.

John Anderson

Easily the world's most influential living filmmaker and one of the greatest in cinema history, Bergman reveals himself here in a manner previously available only through his movies.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Bergman was always an intelligent interview and proves that again.

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

At times, this could almost be the cineaste Cribs.

Stephen Holden
New York Times

An extraordinarily revealing documentary portrait of the Swedish director at his home on the desolate Baltic Island of Faro.

Richard Porton
Film Journal International

Marie Nyreröd's affectionate and revealing portrait of the legendary director functions as something of a last will and testament.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

An amazing portrait of the great filmmaker Ingmar Bergman in his later years.

Ed Halter
Village Voice

As little more than an extended interview, it remains hobbled by determinedly uninspired cinematography and a mundane televisual setup.

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Keith Uhlich
Slant Magazine

This version of Nyreröd's efforts tends to focus on the more familiar touchstones of Bergman's career, though it does go significantly in-depth on the guilt he feels over his many failures as a husband and a father.

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Flixster Audience Score: 88% Flixster User Reviews
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Chris Browning
A deeply personal look into the genius of Ingmar Bergman who is a very secluded and reserved visionary auteur who lives alone on Faro Island. The film depicts… More