The Seventh Seal
Inspired by the frescoes on church walls that a young Ingmar Bergman observed when his pastor father preached, this film is set in the plague-stricken Middle Ages.
A Knight (Max von Sydow) returns home from the Crusades to enter an ongoing conversation with Death over a game of chess.
Did you know that Heath Ledger was a budding chess champion? This screening complements the Heath Ledger: A Life in Pictures exhibition, as well as our daytime school holidays screenings about games of strategy.
See more events in our Heath Ledger Season program.