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The Magic Flute (Dual Format Edition)


Released to mark the centenary of Bergman's birth

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Ingmar Bergman puts his indelible stamp on Mozart’s exquisite opera in this sublime rendering of one of the composer’s best-loved works: a celebration of love, forgiveness, and the brotherhood of man.

The Magic Flute (Trollflöjten) stars Josef Köstlinger as Tamino, the young man determined to rescue a beautiful princess from the clutches of parental evil.

The BFI is proud to present this film from one of the world’s most acclaimed directors, available for the first time on Blu-ray.


• Presented in High Definition and Standard Definition

Papageno (1935, 11 mins): Lotte Reiniger’s enchanting silhouette-animation inspired by Mozart’s opera

In Mozart’s Footsteps (1938, 11 mins): a fascinating post-Anschluss travelogue by roving aristocrat Lady Dunn

On Such a Night (1955, 37 mins): the colourful adventures of an American Opera buff on his first visit to Glyndebourne, directed by Anthony Asquith

• Illustrated booklet with new writing by Sameer Rahim and Vic Pratt and full film credits

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SKU 5035673012994
Catalogue Number BFIB1299
Subtitle A film by Ingmar Bergman
Product contents DVD,Blu-ray
Year 1975
Director Ingmar Bergman
Format Blu-Ray
Publisher(s) BFI
Countries Sweden
Colour Colour
Subtitles English
Language(s) Swedish
Running time 135 mins
DVD region 2
Blu-ray region B
Certificate U
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