Cast and Crew: Bibi Andersen, Max Von Sydow
What It’s About: A doctor (Victor Sjostrom) nearing the end of his life drives cross-country with his daughter-in-law (Ingrid Thulin). Along the way he revisits his life, the mistakes he’s made and things he’s missed, and his values.
Why Watch it Today?: Acclaimed Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman was born today in 1918. Wild Strawberries is one of his most accessible films, although there are startling nightmare sequences; it is also one of his best works.
Other Choices: The Seventh Seal