Fanny Och Alexander (Criterion Collection)

Fanny and Alexander

Fanny Och Alexander (Criterion Collection)

Criterion/Voyager (1982)
Drama, Fantasy, Foreign
Sweden | Swedish | Color | 3h 8min
Special Edition
Blu-ray Disc
| 3 discs
Region 1, Region A | Digipak

A widowed actress and her children suffer hardships when she marries a conservative church leader.

Cast View all

Pernilla Allwin Fanny Ekdahl
Bertil Guve Alexander Ekdahl
Börje Ahlstedt Carl Ekdahl
Kristina Adolphson Siri
Kristian Almgren Putte Ekdahl
Carl Billquist Jespersson
Allan Edwall Oscar Ekdahl
Siv Ericks Alida
Ewa Fröling Emilie Ekdahl
Majlis Granlund Miss Vega
Maria Granlund Petra Ekdahl

Crew View all

Director Ingmar Bergman
Writer Ingmar Bergman
Producer Renzo Rossellini, Daniel Toscan du Plantier, Jörn Donner
Photography Sven Nykvist
Musician Daniel Bell


Quantity 1
Seen it
Added Jul 11, 2017


Bought with Nick at July 2017 B&N sale

Disc Features

Digital restorations of the television and theatrical versions of Fanny and Alexander, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray editions
High-definition digital transfer of Ingmar Bergman’s documentary The Making of “Fanny and Alexander”
Ingmar Bergman Bids Farewell to Film, a conversation between Bergman and film critic Nils Petter Sundgren recorded for Swedish television in 1984
Audio commentary on the theatrical version featuring film scholar Peter Cowie
A Bergman Tapestry, a documentary featuring interviews with cast and crew
Rare introductions by Bergman to eleven of his films (DVD only)
Stills gallery
Costume sketches and footage of the models for the film’s sets
Theatrical trailer
A selection of Bergman theatrical trailers (DVD only)
Optional English-dubbed soundtrack for the theatrical version
PLUS: A booklet featuring essays by documentarian and film historian Stig Björkman, novelist Rick Moody, and film scholar Paul Arthur

New covers by Eric Skillman


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