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Vox Lipoma

In the 1960s, a lipoma starts to grow on the right side of Ingmar Bergman's face. It gets bigger and bigger, and then suddenly, shortly after the premiere of The Silence, it disappears. In the 1990s, the lipoma miraculously appears again, but with a different color. What is the meaning of this lipoma? Where did it go? Why did it come back?

  • Sweden
  • 2018, 11 min
  • Director: Jane Magnusson
  • Editor: Johan Sonestedt, Paulina Brink, Veronica Wallenberg, Aurora Febo, Henrik Stensnäs, Sanny Vestmalm
  • Screenplay: Liv Strömquist, Jane Magnusson
  • Music: Jonas Beckman, Lars Kumlin
  • Cast: Thorsten Flinck, Frank Dorsin

PROJECTIONS
24.1. 21:00 Svetozor - Grand Hall
26.1. 17:00 Kino Pilotů

Jane Magnusson

Jane Magnusson

Jane Magnusson (1968, Sweden) is a writer, film critic, and filmmaker. She studied film and media studies at Brown University in the USA. In 2012, she collaborated with Hynek Pallas on the documentary television series Bergmans Video, which was later developed into the feature documentary Trespassing Bergman (2013). Her films premiered at the Warsaw (Cupcake, 2014), Sundance (Vox Lipoma, 2018) and Cannes film festivals (Bergman – A Year in a Life, 2018). Jane has written novels and short stories and is the co-author of the international bestseller The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning. Bergman – A Year in a Life earned her the 2018 European Film Academy Award for Best Documentary.