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To That Which Is Beautiful (Sweden, 2009)

  • SPACE 9 West Henry Street Savannah, GA, 31401 United States (map)

$7 (cash only)

5:30 and 8pm

Unavailable on DVD and never shown theatrically in the US, To That Which Is Beautiful (released briefly on Netflix under a misleading title Pure) features an award-winning breakthrough performance by Alicia Vikander who went on to star in such films as Ex Machina, A Royal Affair, and last year's The Danish Girl for which she got an Oscar. CinemaSavannah is proud to present the full Swedish version of director Lisa Langseth remarkable debut. 
20-year-old Katarina, a troubled and sensitive high-school dropout from a suburban broken home in Goteborg discovers peace and inspiration through her passion for classical music and Mozart's Requiem in particular. Her path is both bitter and beautiful, magical and tragic all at once.  Winner of the Pusan and the Santa Barbara International Festivals as well as the Swedish Oscar for Best Actress.  
99 minutes. In Swedish with English subtitles.