NNDB
This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for
The Seventh Seal (16-Feb-1957)

Original Title: Det sjunde inseglet

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Writer: Ingmar Bergman

Music: Erik Nordgren

Keywords: Drama, Fantasy, Chess

14th-century Swedish knight Antonius Blok returns from the Crusades to his homeland to find it wracked by the Black Death; on a deserted beach he meets the Grim Reaper and challenges him to a game of chess, seeking answers to his desperate questions. For this film Ingmar Bergman won the Special Jury Prize at Cannes.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Bibi Andersson
Actor
11-Nov-1935   Persona
Gunnel Lindblom
Actor
18-Dec-1931   The Virgin Spring
Max von Sydow
Actor
10-Apr-1929   The Exorcist

CAST

Gunnar Björnstrand   ...   Squire Jöns
Bengt Ekerot   ...   Death
Nils Poppe   ...   Jof
Max von Sydow   ...   Antonius Block
Bibi Andersson   ...   Mia
Inga Gill   ...   Lisa
Maud Hansson   ...   Witch
Inga Landgré   ...   Karin
Gunnel Lindblom   ...   Mute Girl
Bertil Anderberg   ...   Raval
Anders Ek   ...   Monk
Åke Fridell   ...   Blacksmith
Gunnar Olsson   ...   Church Painter
Erik Strandmark   ...   Skat

REVIEWS

Have you seen this film? We would love to see your review.
Submit your review for this film


Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile



Copyright ©2014 Soylent Communications


Bibliographies

NNDB has added thousands of bibliographies for people, organizations, schools, and general topics, listing more than 50,000 books and 120,000 other kinds of references. They may be accessed by the "Bibliography" tab at the top of most pages, or via the "Related Topics" box in the sidebar. Please feel free to suggest books that might be critical omissions.