The Seventh Seal
Det sjunde inseglet
1957, Ingmar Bergman, Sweden, 95 min. With Max von Sydow, Gunnar Björnstrand, Bibi Andersson.
- Fri, Jul 27th 4:00pm
- Sat, Jul 28th 3:00pm
- Thu, Aug 2nd 6:00pm
"Bergman's most accessible film...Guaranteed to thunder on the big screen." - Jonathan Crocker, Total Film
For many American filmgoers, THE SEVENTH SEAL provided the introduction to Bergman's work and helped establish his cult reputation in the U.S. Despite minimal sets and a small cast, it more effectively evokes the Fourteenth Century than many a big-budget epic. Returning from the Crusades, a hardened knight (Sydow) journeys through a countryside cruelly ravaged by plague and religious fanaticism. He meets Death face to face and challenges the Reaper to a game of chess for the ultimate stakes. In Swedish with English subtitles. New DCP digital restoration. (BS)
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Buy a ticket at our regular prices for the first Ingmar Bergman film on any applicable Saturday in July, August, or September, and get a ticket for the second Bergman film that day at the discounted rate with proof of your original purchase: General Admission $7; Students $5; Members $4. (This discount rate applies to the second feature only. Discount available in person at the box office only.)