The day includes a full screening of Persona.

2018 marks the centenary of the birth of the Swedish writer-director, Ingmar Bergman. Recognised as one of the greatest artists to have worked in film, television and theatre, he is the creator of classics like The Seventh Seal, Wild Strawberries, Persona, and Cries and Whispers. In this talk illustrated with film clips, critic and programmer Geoff Andrew will look at what made Bergman’s work so special.