Item Information for SD 8.009

Call Number: SD 8.009
Sort Title: Virgin Spring, The
Full Title: Virgin Spring, The
Alternate Title: Jungfrukallan
Alternate Sort Title: Jungfrukallan
User Format: DVD
Copyright Date: 1960
Program length: 01:29:00
Summary: et in beautiful 14th century Sweden, it is the sombre, powerful fable of peasant parents whose daughter, a young virgin, is brutally raped and murdered by goat herders after her half sister has invoked a pagan curse. By a bizarre twist of fate, the murderers ask for food and shelter from the dead girl's parents, who, discovering the truth about their erstwhile lodgers, exact a chilling revenge.
Language: Swedish
Subtitled in: English
Directors: Bergman, Ingmar 1918