The father

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Summary

  • A production of Strindberg's play Fadren about a tragic family feud. In the bitter atmosphere of a cavalry Captain's household, he and his wife, Laura, square off in an implacable battle of wills. But she devises a fiendishly subtle plan to drive him insane by rumoring that he already is, and by insinuating that he is not really the father of their child.

Notes

  • Originally produced for Swedish Television (Sveriges Television AB) in 1988.
  • DVD, region 1.
  • In Swedish with English subtitles.
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