HAMSUN (Jan Troëll, 1996)

Isaac Bashevis Singer called Norway’s Nobel Prize-winning Knut Hamsun, the author of Hunger (1890) and Growth of the Soil (1917), the “father of modern literature.” Hamsun, beautifully played by Max von Sydow (best actor, Bodil and Guldbagge Awards, and at Valladolid), is the subject of Hamsun, a long, interesting, handsome production directed by Sweden’s Jan […]