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Fanny & Alexander

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Though he made allusions to his own life in all of his films, Fanny and Alexander was the first overtly autobiographical film by [[Performer~P81548~Ingmar Bergman~ingmarbergman]]. Taking his time throughout (188 minutes to be exact), Bergman recreates several episodes from his youth, using as conduits the fictional Ekdahl family. Alexander, the director's alter ego, is first seen at age 10 at a joyous and informal Christmas gathering of relatives and servants. Fanny is Alexander's sister; both suffer an...more

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