INGRID BERGMAN: IN HER OWN WORDS, Premiering Thursday June 21 at 7:30pm on Foxtel ARTS
A captivating look behind the scenes of the remarkable life of a young Swedish girl who became one of the most celebrated actresses of American and World cinema.
This is a must for any film maker or admirers of this free spirited actress who was a classic beauty and one of the remarkable screen talents of our time.
This documentary is quiet special to our family who are from the Island Stromboli. The film “Stromboli” was made in late 50’s and this become a highlighted factor that changed her career as she has a affair with director Roberto Rosslini.
America gave her bad press for it where she does not return for many years.
This film has become quiet famous for what happened there which employed back then all who nearly lived one the Island. My grandfather Russo had a acting speaking part with her in the film as he was the only one who could speak English, and it is in the Doco as to showing this scene. Quiet special.
From that stage of her life she remained in Eurpoeen film market till she returned back to America years later to work with Hitchcock.
Mark the date for what will be a enjoyable time with one of the greatest actress of our time where you some some pretty up close moments and as well some interviews with her three children.