Programme Thursday 14 June

Centre for Languages and Literature, Main Auditorium (Hörsal)


  • Welcome by the Pro Vice Chancellor of Lund University, Professor of Medicine, Bo Ahrén


  • Welcome by conference organizer, Professor Erik Hedling

10.30-12.30 | Ingmar Bergman’s Boundaries

  • Peter Cowie, Montreux, Switzerland, Independent Scholar and former Regents’ Lecturer in Film Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, ‘Ingmar Bergman: An International Phenomenon’
  • Professor Emeritus Thomas Elsaesser, Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands, ‘Bergman Transnational: Munich-Rome-Los Angeles’
  • Dr. Olof Hedling, Lund University, Sweden, ‘Notes on the Production Contexts of Bergman's Film Career’
Chair: Olof Hedling

14.00-16.00 | Ingmar Bergman’s Sounds

  • Professor Per F. Broman, Bowling Green State University, Ohio, USA, ‘From where does the music come?: Musical Meaning and Musical Discourse in Ingmar Bergman’s Films’
  • Dr. Alexis Luko, Carleton University, Canada, ‘Laughing Through Tears in Ingmar Bergman's Soundscapes’
  • Professor Ann-Kristin Wallengren, Lund University, Sweden, ‘Musical Moments in Bergman Films’
Chair: Ann-Kristin Wallengren

16.30-18.00 | Bergman’s Old Age

  • Professor Lars Gustaf Andersson, Lund University, Sweden, ‘The Ghost in the Machine and The Liminalities of Saraband’
  • Professor Erik Hedling, Lund University, Sweden, ‘The Return of the Bourgeois: Fanny and Alexander in Swedish Politics’
Chair: Lars Gustaf Andersson

Kino in Lund

19.00 Screening of Ingmar Bergman’s Wild Strawberries at the Kino Theatre opposite the cathedral. Tickets at the box office!

  • Introduction: Professor Zhu Jianxin, Fudan University, Shanghai
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