About the film
imprisonment famine tragedy based on song, poem or rhyme silent film bitterness family man blockade seafarer loss of family
A Man There Was
Release Date: January 29, 1917
|Production Companies||:||Svenska Biografteatern|
|Writers||:||Victor Sjöström, Gustaf Molander, Henrik Ibsen|
Terje Vigen, a sailor, suffers the loss of his family through the inflexibility of another man. Years later, when his enemy's family finds itself dependent on his benevolence, Terje must decide whether to avenge himself.