swedish director/screenwriter, one of the greatest directors in motion picture history, ingmar begman passed away at his home on fårö (an island outside sweden’s south-eastern coast) in the early morning of july 30, 2007. (s. svd / realtid)
three of his films have won the academy award for best foreign language film; jungfrukällan, såsom i en spegel and fanny och alexander. additionally in 1971, bergman received the irving g. thalberg memorial award at the academy awards ceremony.
last year (2006) the ingmar bergman collection was released in u.k. the dvd collection contains 30 titles including two exclusive titles (kvinnodröm, farodokument 79) with price tag £185.97 (~11,200 baht)