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Persona (18-Oct-1966)

Director: Ingmar Bergman

Writer: Ingmar Bergman

Keywords: Drama

Young nurse Sister Alma is assigned to care for Elizabeth, noted actress who suddenly ceased speaking onstage and has barely uttered a word since; Elizabeth does not appear to have any physical or mental damage. Alma speaks to Elizabeth, who attentively listens, eventually confessing her darkest secrets. The nurse's behavior turns vindictive after reading a letter composed by Elizabeth, which described Alma as an "interesting" study.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Bibi Andersson
11-Nov-1935   Persona
Liv Ullmann
16-Dec-1938   The Passion of Anna


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