TV Review: Bergman’s echoes resonate in an impassioned reboot

The great Swedish auteur’s 1974 TV series Scenes From a Marriage has been given a contemporary update, with impressive results

17th October, 2021
TV Review: Bergman’s echoes resonate in an impassioned reboot
Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac in Scenes From a Marriage

Scenes From a Marriage (Sky Atlantic)

The Defeated (Netflix)

In the relatively limited universe of films available to Irish filmgoers in the 1970s, audiences were divided between those who hated Ingmar Bergman films and those who couldn’t wait for the next one to appear.

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