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The Softening of the Egg

Ägget är löst!

Directed by Hans Alfredson
Sweden, 1975


This musical tragicomedy starring Max von Sydow as The Father, the patriarch of a seemingly nameless family. A factory owner whose workers transform eggs into specialized tools for scratching certain unreachable human itches, The Father rules both his business and his family with an iron fist.

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The Softening of the Egg Directed by Hans Alfredson

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