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The Seventh Seal 1957

5,000 LL
SKU #The Seventh Seal 406*

When disillusioned Swedish knight Antonius Block returns home from the Crusades to find his country in the grips of the Black Death, he challenges Death to a chess match for his life. Tormented by the belief that God does not exist, Block sets off on a journey, meeting up with traveling players Jof and his wife, Mia, and becoming determined to evade Death long enough to commit one redemptive act while he still lives.

7 wins & 1 nomination.

1h 36min | Drama, Fantasy

Stars: Max von Sydow, Gunnar Björnstrand, Bengt Ekerot
: Ingmar Bergman
Language: Swedish | Latin
Subtitle: English
Rating: Not Rated