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The Mistress


Directed by Vilgot Sjöman
Sweden, 1962


While at a scientific gathering in Stockholm, Andersson begins an affair with von Sydow—an older, married man. He refuses to give up his wife for her, however, which causes Andersson much anguish. She tells boyfried Myrberg about the affair and then leaves both men.

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The Mistress Directed by Vilgot Sjöman

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1963 | Winner: Best Actress (Silver Berlin Bear)

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