About the film
Release Date: September 19, 1965
|Production Companies||:||Sveriges Radio-TV|
|Writers||:||Pär Lagerkvist, Pär Lagerkvist|
"The Hangman" - The events take place in two periods of time. In the Middle Ages a group of men sit and discuss the evil at the tavern. With the hangman close by. 1930s: a dance hall where many people gathered. A jazz orchestra of colored musicians entertain. When the musicians take a break to eat, they are denied this by a Nazi.