We have a desperate need as human beings to understand reality, and we go to desperate ends to avoid that reality. The curious thing is that when you do look at reality and face it, it is no longer fearsome.
“A reminder that the title should have been translated from the Swedish to WHISPERS AND CRIES. John Simon used to complain about the change in the order of the words in the English language title . . .”
“How amazing it is to hear Bergman speak in English promoting his film. He is quintessentially one of the greatest filmmakers ever and yet, I have still have not seen every one of his films. I am . . .”