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Saraband (2003)

The movie is a sequel to Bergman's Scenes from a Marriage (1973), where we revisit the characters of Johan and Marianne, then a married couple. After their divorce, Johan and Marianne haven't seen each other for 32 years. Marianne is still working, as a divorce lawyer. Johan is quite well off and has retired to a house in the Orsa finnmark district of Sweden. On a whim, Marianne decides to visit him. Johan's son from a previous marriage, Henrik, lives nearby in a cottage with his daughter Karin, a gifted cello player. The relationship between father and son is strained. Plot by Mattias Thuresson.

The movie Saraband, released in 2003, features 8 songs from artists like Thorleif Thedeen, Torvald Toren, The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and Hans Fagius. What is your favorite song from Saraband?


Songs from Saraband

Cello Suite no. 5 in C Minor, Movement 4: Saraband
Thorleif Thedeen
Trio Sonata for Organ no. 1 in E Flat Major, Movement 1: Allegro
Torvald Toren
Symphony no. 9 in D Minor, Movement 2: Scherzo
The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Organ Chorale (BWV 1117)
Hans Fagius
String Quartet no. 1 in C Minor, Opus 51
The Alban Berg Quartet
Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Opus 44
Second movement: Un Poco Largamente (In Moda d'una Marcia)
Quintet for Piano, 2 Violins, Viola and Cello, Op 44

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