BFI will release ‘Ingmar Bergman Volume 3’ in a Limited Edition 5-disc Blu-ray box set on 19 September 2022!

The BFI will release Ingmar Bergman: Volume 3, the third of a four-volume celebration of the auteur’s work, in a Limited Edition (5,000 copies only) 5-disc Blu-ray box set (containing eight films) on 19 September 2022.

Presented on five discs, Ingmar Bergman: Volume 3 features contains eight films spanning 1960-1968 including the award-winning THE VIRGIN SPRING (1960), plus Bergman’s assessment on the purpose and promise of religion in the Faith Trilogy (THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY, THE SILENCE and WINTER LIGHT) and the landmark psychological drama PERSONA (1966).

Through these films Bergman challenged audiences to confront and consider topics seldom explored with such depth.



The films on Volume 3 are:

THE DEVILS EYE (1960) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Screenplay by Ingmar Bergman 

THE VIRGIN SPRING (1960) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Screenplay by Ulla Isaksson

THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY (1961) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Screenplay by Ingmar Bergman

THE SILENCE (1963) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Screenplay by Ingmar Bergman

WINTER LIGHT (1963) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Screenplay by Ingmar Bergman

ALL THESE WOMEN (1964) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Screenplay by Erland Josephsson and Ingmar Bergman

PERSONA (1966) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Screenplay by Ingmar Bergman

THE RITE (1968) Directed by Ingmar Bergman. Screenplay by Ingmar Bergman



Special Features:

Five-Blu-ray set featuring eight landmark films by Ingmar Bergman*

Audio commentary on The Virgin Spring by film critic and writer Alexandra Heller-Nicholas, and writer and broadcaster Josh Nelson

Ingmar Bergman Introductions (2003, 10 mins): Ingmar Bergman, in conversation with Marie Nyreröd, provides introductions to Through a Glass Darkly, Winter Light and The Silence

BFI Screen Epiphanies: Richard Ayoade Introduces Persona (2011, 11 mins): the award-winning actor, director and novelist discusses Bergman’s masterpiece in this introduction recorded at BFI Southbank

The Men and Bergman (2007, 52 mins): Eva Beling’s documentary featuring Thommy Berggren, Börje Ahlstedt, Thorsten Flinck and Erland Josephson

Persona trailer

Assorted stills galleries

100-page perfect bound book featuring new essays by Kat Ellinger, Catherine Wheatley, Claire Marie Healy, Jannike Åhlund, Philip Kemp, Ellen Cheshire, Geoff Andrew and Andrew Graves

Newly commissioned artwork by Andrew Bannister

Limited edition of 5,000

*Please note that THE RITE was only made available to the BFI in Standard Definition

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