The Emigrants (1971)

Review: The Emigrants (1971)

Director: Jan Troell

Cast: Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Allan Edwall, Eddie Axberg, Monica Zetterlund,

Max von Sydow
Max von Sydow
Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
Allan Edwall
Allan Edwall
Eddie Axberg
Eddie Axberg
Monica Zetterlund
Monica Zetterlund

Plot: A Swedish peasant family, ravaged by poverty, privation and misery in mid-19th century Sweden, set out on a perilous journey to America in hope of a better life.

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Criterion Blu-ray review: Jan Troell&#8217;s <i>The Emigrants</i> (1971) and <i>The New Land</i> (1972)

Criterion Blu-ray review: Jan Troell’s The Emigrants (1971) and The New Land (1972)

Criterion releases a superb Blu-ray edition of Jan Troell’s 2-part epic about poor Swedish farmers looking for a new life in the US in the mid-19th […]

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