Scenes from a marriage (Sweden 1973, 271 min., FSK 16):
Marianne and Johan have a seemingly happy marriage. For a long time now, however, conflicts have no longer been openly resolved, but have been suppressed and have a subliminal negative impact on the relationship. When the quarrel of a friendly couple culminates in a divorce and Johan meets the 23-year-old student Paula, Marianne and Johan's marriage also breaks down. They fight each other to the point of self-abandonment, but in the end a new love develops...
Sarabande (Sweden 2003, 107 min., FSK 12):
Lawyer Marianne travels to the central Swedish province of Dalarna to visit her ex-husband Johan, whom she has not seen for more than 30 years. Even if the greeting is still warm, the sarcasm and bitterness of the old professor of medicine breaks out shortly afterwards. For his psychic I.…more