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Through a Glass Darkly

Såsom i en spegel

Directed by Ingmar Bergman
Sweden, 1961


While vacationing on a remote island, Karin discovers her father has been using her schizophrenia for his own literary means. As she drifts in and out of lucidity, the father, along with her husband and brother, are unable to prevent Karin’s harrowing descent into the abyss of mental illness.

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Through a Glass Darkly Directed by Ingmar Bergman

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1962 | Winner: OCIC Award

Academy Awards

1962 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film

1963 | Nominee: Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

National Board of Review

1962 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

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