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Mai Zetterling’s Scandalous 1960s


Sweden | 1968 | Mai Zetterling

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Ingmar Bergman stalwarts Bibi Andersson, Harriet Andersson, Gunnel Lindblom, Gunnar Björnstrand, and Erland Josephson star in Mai Zetterling’s feminist classic. In it, three actresses starring in a production of Aristophenes’ Lysistrata find the play’s message of female empowerment and liberation seeping into their own offstage lives and relationships. Cleveland revival premiere. Subtitles. Restored DCP. 100 min.

Special admission $11; members, CIA & CSU I.D. holders, and those age 25 & under $8. No passes.

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