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Comment on The Virgin Spring: Karin Sings Melody

Release: 1960-02-08
The Virgin Spring
Karin Sings Melody Scene
Clip Description
"The Virgin Spring" was the winner of the 33rd Annual Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. In this scene the girls - Karin (played by Birgitta Pettersson) and Ingeri (played by Gunnel Lindblom) - are on there journey to bring candles to the church. Karin beautifully sings a very lovely melody.
Movie Description
Set in beautiful 14th century Sweden, it is the somber, powerful fable of peasant parents whose daughter, a young virgin, is brutally raped and murdered by goat herders. By a bizarre twist of fate, the murderers ask for food and shelter from the dead girl's parents, who, discovering the truth about their erstwhile lodgers, exact a chilling revenge.
Ingmar Bergman