On July 26, 27, and 28, viewers at the Center for Contemporary Arts Santa Fe can see Ingmar Bergman’s Wild Strawberries on the big screen, and thus enter the mindscape of Isak Borg, the film’s indelible main character. Played by legendary director Victor Sjöström (The Phantom Carriage), Borg is an elderly professor reassessing his life during a road trip to collect an honorary degree. Bergman dramatizes his dreams, memories, and fears with unparalleled visual beauty and mystery. Watch Criterion’s Three Reasons video for this essential work of cinema.
Two Stark Visions of the American Underbelly Hit the Big Screen
A new restoration of the groundbreaking vérité documentary Streetwise joins its companion piece, Tiny: the Life of Eric Blackwell, at New York’s Metrograph theater this weekend.