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The Man on the Balcony (Original screenplay for an unproduced film)

by Maj Sjowall (screenwriter, novel); Per Wahloo (screenwriter, novel); Arne Mattsson (screenwriter)

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Published
1974
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Stockholm, Sweden: Concorde Film, 1974. Draft script for an unproduced film. With the name of the script written across the folder in holograph pencil, and a few small holograph pencil and ink annotations (presumably secretarial) throughout correcting grammatical errors. Laid in with the script is a three-page typed summary of the story, and a two-page typed letter addressed from… Read more
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cover of The Cook (Original screenplay for the 2005 film)

The Cook (Original screenplay for the 2005 film)

by Mats Arehn (director); Rolf Borjlind (screenwriter); Kjell Bergqvist, Henrik Lundstrom, Peter Viitanen, Ralph Carlsson (starring)

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Published
1985
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Stockholm: Omega Film, 1985. Draft script for the 2005 Swedish film. Text in English. A young man recalls the strange, emotionally intense year he spent working as the sous chef in the claustrophobic galley of a ship headed for Cape Town. A very early draft of the script, written twenty years before the film's release. Set and… Read more
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cover of Autumn Sonata (Original post-production screenplay for the 1978 film)

Autumn Sonata (Original post-production screenplay for the 1978 film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Ingrid Bergman, Liv Ullmann, Lena Nyman (starring)

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Published
1978
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Berlin: Personafilm, 1978. Post-production script for the 1978 film, noted in brown holograph ink on the front wrapper as "P.D. copy." With holograph ink annotations throughout, mostly regarding word choice and grammatical revisions, likely in preparation for the film's release in English. Included with the script are two copies of dialogue from reels one and six. Text in English. … Read more
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cover of Das Schweigen [The Silence]: Atlas Filmheft double issue 32, for the 1963 film (First Edition)

Das Schweigen [The Silence]: Atlas Filmheft double issue 32, for the 1963 film (First Edition)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Ingrid Thulin, Gunnel Lindblom (starring)

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Published
1964
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First Edition
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Duisburg, Germany: Atlas Filmverleih, 1964. First Edition. First Edition of Atlas Filmheft double issue booklet number 32 on the 1963 film, text in German. Featuring 18 essays, an Ingmar Bergman filmography, and illustrated with black and white film still photographs throughout. The third entry in Ingmar Bergman's trilogy of faith and redemption, preceded by "Through A Glass Darkly"… Read more
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cover of The Serpent's Egg (Original publicity manual for the 1977 film)

The Serpent's Egg (Original publicity manual for the 1977 film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Dino De Laurentiis (producer)

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Published
1977
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First Edition
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N.p.: N.p., 1977. First Edition. First Edition publicity manual, reminiscent in content to a press kit, but with much more detail. Produced by Dino De Laurentiis to advertise legendary Swedish director Ingmar Bergman and his psychological drama "The Serpent's Egg" (1976). Profusely photo-illustrated with over 60 black and white images, including film stills and on the set photography of… Read more
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cover of The Touch [Beroringen] (Original photograph of Ingmar Bergman on the set of the 1971 film)

The Touch [Beroringen] (Original photograph of Ingmar Bergman on the set of the 1971 film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Elliott Gould, Bibi Andersson, Max von Sydow, Sheila Reid (starring)

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Published
1970
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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Vintage borderless satin-finish photograph of director Ingmar Bergman on the set of the 1971 film, sporting a leather jacket and flip-up goggles. A seemingly happy Swedish housewife and mother begins an adulterous affair with a foreign archaeologist who is working near her home, an emotionally scarred survivor of the Holocaust. Bergman's first English language… Read more
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cover of Portrait photograph of director Maurtiz Stiller, circa 1930, struck 1988

Portrait photograph of director Maurtiz Stiller, circa 1930, struck 1988

by Mauritz Stiller (subject)

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Published
1988
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New York: Film Forum 2, 1988. Portrait photograph of director Maurtiz Stiller, circa 1930, to promote Film Forum 2's two-week series "Sjostrom & Stiller: The Screen's First Masters," which ran from November 11 through November 24, 1988, at Film Forum 2 in New York. Maurtiz Stiller, born in Helsinki, Finland, was a Swedish director, writer, and actor,… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Ingmar Bergman, circa 1960, struck circa 1970s

Original photograph of Ingmar Bergman, circa 1960, struck circa 1970s

by Ingmar Bergman (subject)

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Published
1970
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New York: Janus Films, 1970. Photograph of Ingmar Bergman, circa 1960, struck circa 1970s. Provenance stamp of collector, historian, and author "Frank Driggs" on verso. Bergman began in theater, quickly navigating to screenwriting, then directing, becoming one of the most prolific and influential filmmakers of the twentieth century. He directed over 60 films and documentaries for the… Read more
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cover of The Rite [Il Rito] (Original photograph from the 1969 television film)

The Rite [Il Rito] (Original photograph from the 1969 television film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter, starring); Ingrid Thulin, Anders Ek, Gunnar Bjornstrand, Erik Hell (starring)

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Published
1969
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N.p.: N.p., 1969. Vintage reference photograph from the 1969 Swedish television film, showing actor Anders Ek in a menacing demonic mask. With a printed mimeo snipe specific to the film's UK release affixed to the verso. From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler. A theatrical troupe is called before the Swedish courts due to… Read more
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cover of Summer with Monika (Collection of three original photographs from the 1953 Swedish film)

Summer with Monika (Collection of three original photographs from the 1953 Swedish film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Per Anders Fogelstrom (book); Harriet Andersson, Lars Ekborg, John Harryson (starring)

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Published
1953
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London: Mondial Films, 1953. Collection of three vintage reference photographs from the 1953 film. With printed mimeo snipes specific to the film's UK release affixed to the verso. Based on Per Anders Fogelstrom's 1951 novel. Two young lovers from Stockholm steal a boat and run away together, but are forced to return home as the summer ends.… Read more
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cover of Secrets of Women [Kvinnors vantan] (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1952 Swedish film)

Secrets of Women [Kvinnors vantan] (Collection of eight original photographs from the 1952 Swedish film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Anita Bjork, Eva Dahlbeck, Maj-Britt Nilsson, Birger Malmsten (starring)

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Published
1952
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Stockholm: Svensk Filmindustri, 1952. Collection of eight vintage reference photographs, seven borderless, from the 1952 Swedish film. Three with mimeo snipes on the verso, and all with holograph ink and pencil annotations as well as the stamp of Svensk Filmindustri. While vacationing at a summer home, four sisters-in-law tell each other stories from their respective marriages, ranging from… Read more
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cover of I Am Curious (Yellow) [Jag ar nyfiken-en film i gult] (Original English-language screenplay for the 1967 Swedish film)

I Am Curious (Yellow) [Jag ar nyfiken-en film i gult] (Original English-language screenplay for the 1967 Swedish film)

by Vilgot Sjoman (director, screenwriter, starring); Martin Minow, Jenny Bohman (translation); Lena Nyman, Borje Ahlstedt (starring)

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Published
1967
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N.p.: N.p., 1967. Draft script for the 1967 Swedish film, translated into English, photocopied for internal distribution. With copied holograph annotations to virtually every page. Vilgot Sjoman's controversial erotic drama, utilizing both dramatic and documentary filmmaking techniques, starring Sjoman's lover at the time, actress Lena Nyman, as a young theater student examining the social and political mores… Read more
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cover of Summer with Monika [Summaren med Monika] (Original photograph of Harriet Andersson from the 1953 film)

Summer with Monika [Summaren med Monika] (Original photograph of Harriet Andersson from the 1953 film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director); Per Anders Fogelstrom (novel, screenwriter); Louis Huch (photographer); Harriet Andersson, Lars Ekborg, John Harryson (starring)

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Published
1953
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Stockholm: Svensk Filmindustri, 1953. Vintage borderless reference photograph of Harriet Andersson from the 1983 film. Printed Swedish Svensk Filmindustri snipe, featuring full cast and crew credits, affixed and folded, "Svensk Filmindustri" stamp, and small barcode label, all on verso. Based on the 1951 Swedish novel "Sommaren med Monika" by Per Anders Fogelstrom. Conceived as a vehicle… Read more
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cover of Lightning Over Water [Nick's Film] (Original photograph from the 1980 documentary)

Lightning Over Water [Nick's Film] (Original photograph from the 1980 documentary)

by Wim Wenders (director); Nicholas Ray (director, subject); Susan Ray, Tom Farrell, Ronee Blakley (subjects)

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Published
1980
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Berlin: Road Movies Filmproduktion, 1980. Vintage oversize borderless reference color photograph from the 1980 film. With holograph ink annotations to the verso noting the film's title. An image and a film that was "meta" before the term was coined, let alone culturally over-saturated. Wim Wenders joins his friend and hero, director Nicholas Ray, in New York City… Read more
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cover of The Touch (Original treatment script for the 1971 film, with annotations by translator Alan Blair)

The Touch (Original treatment script for the 1971 film, with annotations by translator Alan Blair)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Elliott Gould, Bibi Andersson, Max von Sydow, Sheila Reid (starring)

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Published
1971
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N.p.: N.p., 1971. Draft script for the 1971 film. With what we assume to be translator Alan Blair's handwritten ink annotations throughout the script, mostly in English but occasionally in Swedish, noting many substantive revisions and deletions. Text in English. Bergman's first English language film, shot in England and Sweden, and his first film to involve a… Read more
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cover of The Silence (Collection of eight original contact print photographs from the 1963 film)

The Silence (Collection of eight original contact print photographs from the 1963 film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Ingrid Thulin, Gunnel Lindblom (starring)

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Published
1963
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London: Gala Film Distributors, 1963. Collection of eight vintage series contact print photographs from the 1963 film. Three images per print, amounting to 24 complete images. Two estranged sisters, Ester and Anna, and Anna's 10-year-old son travel to an unnamed Central European country on the verge of war. Ester becomes seriously ill and the three of them move… Read more
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cover of Cries and Whispers [Viskningar och rop] (Collection of three original photographs taken on the set of the 1972 film)

Cries and Whispers [Viskningar och rop] (Collection of three original photographs taken on the set of the 1972 film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Harriet Andersson, Kari Sylwan, Ingrid Thulin, Liv Ullmann (starring)

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Published
1972
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Stockholm: Cinematograph AB, 1972. Collection of three vintage borderless black-and-white photographs taken on the set of the 1972 film, two showing director Ingmar Bergman, and the other showing Bergman with actresses Harriet Andersson, Kari Sylwan, and Ingrid Thulin. With holograph pencil and ink annotations to the verso. Bergman's self-titled portrait to his mother, with each of the women… Read more
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cover of Four Stories by Ingmar Bergman: The Touch, Cries And Whispers, The Hour Of The Wolf, and The Passion Of Anna (Inscribed First Edition)

Four Stories by Ingmar Bergman: The Touch, Cries And Whispers, The Hour Of The Wolf, and The Passion Of Anna (Inscribed First Edition)

by Ingmar; Bergman Alan Blair (translator)

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Published
1976
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First Edition
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New York: Anchor Press / Doubleday, 1976. First Edition. First Edition. INSCRIBED in Swedish by director and author Ingmar Bergman on the front endpaper, and rare thus. Remainder spray to bottom page edges, else Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. Lightly soiled boards and endpapers. Jacket is soiled at the verso, otherwise with light wear at… Read more
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cover of The Silence (Collection of thirteen original photographs from the 1964 US release of the 1963 Swedish film)

The Silence (Collection of thirteen original photographs from the 1964 US release of the 1963 Swedish film)

by Ingmar Bergman (director, screenwriter); Harry Kampf (photographer); Ingrid Thulin, Gunnel Lindlom, Jorgen Lindstrom (starring)

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Published
1964
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New York: Janus Films, 1964. Collection of thirteen vintage studio still photographs from the US release of the 1963 Swedish film. Three with mimeo snipe and "R.R. Stuart Collection" stamp on the verso. The third entry in Ingmar Bergman's trilogy of faith and redemption, preceded by "Through A Glass Darkly" (1961) and "Winter Light"(1963). A stark… Read more
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cover of I Am Curious (Yellow) (Collection of six original photographs from the 1969 US release of the 1967 Swedish film)

I Am Curious (Yellow) (Collection of six original photographs from the 1969 US release of the 1967 Swedish film)

by Vilgot Sjoman (director, screenwriter, starring); Lena Nyman, Borje Ahlstedt, Peter Lindgren (starring)

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Published
1969
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New York: Grove Press, 1969. Collection of six vintage studio still photographs from the US release of the 1967 Swedish film. Vilgot Sjoman's controversial erotic drama, utilizing both dramatic and documentary filmmaking techniques, stars Sjoman's then lover, actress Lena Nyman, as a young theater student examining the social and political mores of 1960s Sweden, and her own… Read more
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