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225 Ratings

The Outlaw and His Wife

Berg-Ejvind och hans hustru

Directed by Victor Sjöström
Sweden, 1918
Drama, Crime, Silent


The action takes place in Iceland, in the nineteenth century. Forced by hunger to steal, Kári flees the authorities and takes refuge on the farm of a rich widow, Halla. They eventually fall in love, and when he is discovered, she decides to follow him…

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The Outlaw and His Wife Directed by Victor Sjöström

Critics reviews

The Outlaw and His Wife, which was accompanied live by the impressive Matti Bye Ensemble, is not just uniquely beautiful (as noted by both theCahiers critics and Louis Delluc) but an engaging story that goes far beyond its titular premise.
September 11, 2014
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