On the occasion of its 10th retrospective, Metropolis teams up for the first time with the Sweden Embassy in Syria and the Swedish Institute to pay tribute to the famous director Ingmar Bergman: thirteen of its most acclaimed features will be screened at the Metropolis Empire Sofil Theater from the 2nd to the 12th of February 2012.
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The retrospective will open with Bergman’s last opus, Saraband (Nominated for the Best European Union Film, 2005 César Awards). Metropolis will also have the pleasure to present its greatest films, among which Autumn Sonata (Best Foreign Language Film, 1979 Golden Globes), Fanny and Alexander (Best Foreign Film, 1984 Golden Globes), and Wild Strawberries (Golden Bear, 1958 Berlin International Film Festival) starring Victor Sjöström, a pioneer of the Swedish cinema. The audience will also discover Bergman Island – A documentary on Ingmar Bergman- on the 3rd of February at 6 PM with the presence of the director : Marie Nyreröd .
Tickets : 5,000 L.L | Pass Festival : 30,000 L.L