THE SAGA OF GOSTA BERLING (1924)
Cast: Greta Garbo, Lars Hanson, Jenny Hasselquist, Gerda Lundequist, Ellen Cederstrom, Mona Martenson. Directed by Mauritz Stiller. ~ ~ ~ This elaborate example of Swedish silent cinema tells the story of defrocked priest Gosta Berling (Lars Hanson) and the women in his life. Historically significant because of Mauritz Stiller's direction of Garbo, this fine film also features a strong cast and good acting.