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The Resource The virgin spring : Jungfrukällan, Janus Films ; [presented by] Svensk Filmindustri ; directed by Ingmar Bergman ; screenplay by Ulla Isaksson

The virgin spring : Jungfrukällan, Janus Films ; [presented by] Svensk Filmindustri ; directed by Ingmar Bergman ; screenplay by Ulla Isaksson

Label
The virgin spring : Jungfrukällan
Title
The virgin spring
Title remainder
Jungfrukällan
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; [presented by] Svensk Filmindustri ; directed by Ingmar Bergman ; screenplay by Ulla Isaksson
Title variation
Jungfrukällan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • swe
  • eng
  • eng
  • swe
Summary
A peasant girl is raped and murdered in 14th century Sweden. When her killers seek shelter in her father's house, he kills them to avenge her death. Soon a spring appears from where the girl was killed and her father sees this as a sign from above
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Sven Nykvist ; editing, Oscar Rosander ; music, Erik Nordgren ; DVD producer, Johanna Schiller
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Swedish with optional English subtitles or English dubbed version
PerformerNote
Max Von Sydow, Birgitta Valberg, Gunnel Lindblom, Birgitta Pettersson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1918-2007
  • 1929-
  • 1931-
  • 1916-2000
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bergman, Ingmar
  • Sydow, Max von
  • Valberg, Birgitta
  • Lindblom, Gunnel
  • Isaksson, Ulla
  • Pettersson, Birgitta
  • Nykvist, Sven
  • Nordgren, Erik
  • Steene, Birgitta
  • Lee, Ang
  • Cowie, Peter
  • Janus Films
  • Svensk filmindustri
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
89
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
321
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rape victims
  • Murder
  • Revenge
  • Rape victims
  • Homocide
  • Revenge
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The virgin spring : Jungfrukällan, Janus Films ; [presented by] Svensk Filmindustri ; directed by Ingmar Bergman ; screenplay by Ulla Isaksson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on a medieval ballad
  • Originally released as a Swedish motion picture in 1960
  • Series numbering from container spine
  • Alternate title from container
  • Special features: audio commentary by Ingmar Bergman scholar Birgitta Steene; introduction by filmmaker Ang Lee; new video interviews with actresses Gunnel Lindblom and Birgitta Pettersson; new and improved English subtitle translation; booklet (container insert) featuring essays by film scholar Peter Cowie and screenwriter Ulla Isaksson; audio recording of a 1975 American Film Institute seminar by Bergman; medieval ballad on which the film is based; and a letter from Bergman on the film's controversial rape scene
Accompanying material
booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
599553
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved special edition, full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Isbn
9781559409698
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515017121
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1621D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781559409698
System details
DVD; aspect ratio 1.33:1 [full screen]; high-definition digital transfer; Dolby digital, mono; Region 1 encoding, NTSC; copy protected
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The virgin spring : Jungfrukällan, Janus Films ; [presented by] Svensk Filmindustri ; directed by Ingmar Bergman ; screenplay by Ulla Isaksson
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on a medieval ballad
  • Originally released as a Swedish motion picture in 1960
  • Series numbering from container spine
  • Alternate title from container
  • Special features: audio commentary by Ingmar Bergman scholar Birgitta Steene; introduction by filmmaker Ang Lee; new video interviews with actresses Gunnel Lindblom and Birgitta Pettersson; new and improved English subtitle translation; booklet (container insert) featuring essays by film scholar Peter Cowie and screenwriter Ulla Isaksson; audio recording of a 1975 American Film Institute seminar by Bergman; medieval ballad on which the film is based; and a letter from Bergman on the film's controversial rape scene
Accompanying material
booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
599553
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved special edition, full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Isbn
9781559409698
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515017121
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1621D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781559409698
System details
DVD; aspect ratio 1.33:1 [full screen]; high-definition digital transfer; Dolby digital, mono; Region 1 encoding, NTSC; copy protected
Video recording format
DVD

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