People: Dec. 3, 1965

When not brooding over his chilly theologies on film, Swedish Director (The Silence) Ingmar Bergman, 47, has spent the past two winters fussing with a lot of undramatic details as director and chief administrator of Stockholm's Royal Dramatic Theater. His name alone would have kept the distinguished house sold out for many more seasons, but last week Bergman reported that running the theater is "beginning to use up too much of my artistic capital." Beginning next July, he will spend all the capital on movies.

Tastefully garnished with green peas and celery, le grand...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!