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The Resource The Seventh seal, Svensk Filmindustri presents a film by Ingmar Bergman ; producer, Allan Ekelund ; screenplay writer, Ingmar Bergman ; director, Ingmar Bergman, (videorecording)

The Seventh seal, Svensk Filmindustri presents a film by Ingmar Bergman ; producer, Allan Ekelund ; screenplay writer, Ingmar Bergman ; director, Ingmar Bergman, (videorecording)

Label
The Seventh seal
Title
The Seventh seal
Statement of responsibility
Svensk Filmindustri presents a film by Ingmar Bergman ; producer, Allan Ekelund ; screenplay writer, Ingmar Bergman ; director, Ingmar Bergman
Title variation
Ingmar Bergman's The seventh seal
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • swe
  • eng
  • eng
  • swe
  • swe
Summary
In medieval Sweden a knight returns from war only to find a ravaged homeland. He meets up with a group of travelling players and eventually confronts the embodiment of death with whom he engages in a game of chess for his life. The knight and Death play as the cultural turmoil envelopes the people around them as they try, in different ways, to deal with the upheaval the plague has caused
Member of
Cataloging source
IDB
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sjunde inseglet.
Credits note
Photography, Gunnar Fischer; editor, Lennart Wallén; music, Erik Nordgren
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Swedish dialogue, with optional English subtitles or English dubbed version, with no subtitles
PerformerNote
Gunnar Björnstrand, Bengt Ekerot, Nils Poppe, Max Von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Inga Gill, Maud Hansson, Inga Landgré, Gunnel Lindblom
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-2007
  • 1909-1986
  • 1929-2020
  • 1935-2019
  • 1937-
  • 1927-
  • 1931-
  • 1910-2011
  • 1918-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ekelund, Allan
  • Bergman, Ingmar
  • Björnstrand, Gunnar
  • Ekerot, Bengt
  • Poppe, Nils
  • Sydow, Max von
  • Andersson, Bibi
  • Gill, Inga
  • Hansson, Maud
  • Landgré, Inga
  • Lindblom, Gunnel
  • Fischer, Gunnar
  • Wallén, Lennart
  • Nordgren, Erik
  • Bergman, Ingmar
  • Svensk filmindustri
  • Home Vision (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
96
Series statement
  • Criterion collection
  • Classic collection
Series volume
11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black Death
  • Knights and knighthood
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Seventh seal, Svensk Filmindustri presents a film by Ingmar Bergman ; producer, Allan Ekelund ; screenplay writer, Ingmar Bergman ; director, Ingmar Bergman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the play Painting on wood, by Ingmar Bergman
  • "The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian Peter Cowie; Ingmar Bergman: an illustrated filmography; theatrical trailer; restoration demonstration
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780020955
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
SEV 100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o40952802
  • (OCoLC)40952802
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Seventh seal, Svensk Filmindustri presents a film by Ingmar Bergman ; producer, Allan Ekelund ; screenplay writer, Ingmar Bergman ; director, Ingmar Bergman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the play Painting on wood, by Ingmar Bergman
  • "The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian Peter Cowie; Ingmar Bergman: an illustrated filmography; theatrical trailer; restoration demonstration
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780020955
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
SEV 100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o40952802
  • (OCoLC)40952802
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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