Jan Troell in Person
March 4, 2010
Perhaps best known for his 1971 film The Emigrants, which was nominated for five Academy Awards, Swedish director, writer, and cinematographer Jan Troell is “among the world’s most distinguished filmmakers” (Mike Hale, New York Times). Troell joins us to present his most recent work, Everlasting Moments.
Thursday, March 4, 2010
7:00 p.m. Everlasting Moments
Jan Troell (Sweden/Denmark, 2008). Jan Troell in person. Conversation moderated by Linda Rugg. Based on the true story of a pioneering woman photographer, “Troell’s story of a working-class family in 1907 Sweden feels as visually familiar and emotionally haunting as family photographs.”—N.Y. Press (132 mins)
PFA wishes to thank the Consulate General of Sweden San Francisco and the Smith Rafael Film Center for their generous assistance with this event.