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Sjöström, Victor 1879-1960

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posthumous Publications by Victor Sjöström, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Victor Sjöström
Smultronstället Wild strawberries ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Swedish and held by 1,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distinguished professor emeritus who lives alone with his housekeeper can only come to terms with his egocentricity by traveling back in time to his earliest youth, finding there the seeds of his failure as husband, lover, father. This film deals with the phenomena of old age wherein childhood memories return with ever-increasing clarity while great stretches of the prime of life vanish into obscurity
Wild strawberries by Ingmar Bergman ( Visual )
48 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows an aged doctor's journey through a compelling landscape of dream and memory as he travels to receive an honorary degree. Haunting flashbacks and incidents along the way force him to confront his life and its failings
Smultronstället by Ingmar Bergman ( Visual )
28 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in Swedish and Danish and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A distinguished professor emeritus who lives alone with his housekeeper can only come to terms with his egocentricity by traveling back in time to his earliest youth, finding there the seeds of his failure as husband, lover, father. This film deals with the phenomena of old age wherein childhood memories return with ever-increasing clarity while great stretches of the prime of life vanish into obscurity
Körkarlen The phantom carriage by Prod Co: Svenska Film ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1920 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the legend that the coachman of Death must be replaced by the last man to die each year
The Wind ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1927 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letty, a girl from Virginia, is forced to make her home with her cousin Beverly on a desert farm where the wind blows constantly. On her arrival she meets Roddy, an attractive stranger and two cowboys, Lige and Sourdough. Letty later marries Lige. While Lige is away on a roundup, Roddy arrives and takes advantage of Letty's helplessness and she shoots him. She buries his body in the sand, but the strong wind tugs at the grave and uncovers it, driving her mad. Lige returns and Letty tells him what has happened. They look for the body, but the strong wind has covered it once again. They decide to face the wind together
Kris by Ingmar Bergman ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in Swedish and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Urban beauty-shop proprietress Mrs. Jenny arrives in an idyllic rural town one morning to whisk away her 18-year-old daughter, Nelly, whom she abandoned as a child, from the loving woman who raised her. Once in Stockholm, Nelly soon receives a crash course in adult corruption and wrenching heartbreak
Hets ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in Swedish and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dark coming-of-age drama about a boarding-school senior, Widgren, terrorized by his sadistic Latin teacher. When Widgren falls for a troubled local girl, Bertha, he finds himself caught up even further in a web of emotional mind games
Till glädje by Ingmar Bergman ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in Swedish and German and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An orchestra violinist's dreams of becoming a celebrated soloist and fears of his own mediocrity get in the way of his marriage to the patient, caring Marta. Played out to the music of Beethoven, this film is a heartbreaking tale of one man's inability to overcome the demons standing in the way of his happiness
Early Bergman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Swedish and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Torment: A dark coming-of-age drama about a boarding-school senior, Widgren, terrorized by his sadistic Latin teacher. When Widgren falls for a troubled local girl, Bertha, he finds himself caught up even further in a web of emotional mind games
The outlaw and his wife (Berg-Ejvind och hans hustru) : a pictorial drama (in seven parts) of the lives of two people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A stranger comes to work at widow Halla's farm. Halla and the stranger fall in love, but when he is revealed as Ejvind, an escaped thief forced into crime by his family's starvation, they flee and become two of the many outlaws of Iceland's mountains."--Erik Gregersen
He who gets slapped by Victor Sjöström ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Slap him once, slap him 100 times, the Big Top crowd roars. The clown known to delighted throngs as HE has made a comedic art of getting batted around. Life has battered him even more. Behind the mask, HE hides the torment of once being a brilliant scientist whose research and wife were stolen by a colleague. And behind the mask, when the time comes, HE realizes his revenge
Wilde Erdbeeren ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in German and Swedish and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ingmar Bergman four masterworks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Swedish and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wild strawberries: A distinguished professor emeritus who lives alone with his housekeeper can only come to terms with his egocentricity by traveling back in time to his earliest youth, finding there the seeds of his failure as husband, lover, father. This film deals with the phenomena of old age wherein childhood memories return with ever-increasing clarity while great stretches of the prime of life vanish into obscurity
Two masterworks by Victor Sjöström ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ingeborg Holm: A widowed young mother finds herself at the mercy of an apathetic social system which is all too willing to separate her from her children
Körkarlen ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last person to die on New Year's Eve before the clock strikes twelve is doomed to take the reins of Death's chariot and work tirelessly collecting fresh souls for the next year. So says the legend that drives the Phantom Carriage. The story concerns an alcoholic, abusive ne'er-do-well who is shown the error of his ways and the pure-of-heart Salvation Army sister who believes in his redemption
A man there was ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1916 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Terje Vigen, a sailor, suffers the loss of his family through the cruelty of another man. Years later, when his enemy's family finds itself dependent on Terje's beneficence, Terje must decide whether to avenge himself
Outlaw ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a farmer, hunted by the police for a petty crime, who with his wife, must flee into the hills to escape detection. Eventually the couple, still united by their mutual love, succumb to the brutal force of nature
The outlaw and his wife by Victor Sjöström ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a farmer, hunted by the police for a petty crime, who with his wife, must flee into the hills to escape detection. Eventually the couple, still united by their mutual love, succumb to the brutal force of nature
Wilde aardbeien ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Swedish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een bejaarde geleerde maakt de balans van zijn leven op in flashbacks en dromen
The outlaw a story in pictures (7 parts) about the lives of two people ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a farmer, hunted by the police for a petty crime, who with his wife, must flee into the hills to escape detection. Eventually the couple, still united by their mutual love, succumb to the brutal force of nature
 
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Seastrom 1879-1960
Seastrom, Victor.
Seastrom, Victor, 1879-1960
Sjöström, Victor
Sjöström, Victor David
Sjöström, Victor David, 1879-1960
Sjöström, Viktor 1879-1960
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Swedish (126)
English (79)
German (14)
French (12)
Multiple languages (3)
Spanish (2)
Danish (1)
Italian (1)
Finnish (1)
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