Articles about Mutes

Strings (2015) Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 62-63


Listening to Ingmar Bergman's Monsters: Horror Music, Mutes, and Acoustical Beings in Persona and Hour of the Wolf1
Journal of Film Music (2013) Vol. 6, No. 1, pp. 5-30

Many of Ingmar Bergman's films are indebted to the horror genre through topics that explore physical and psychological torture, mutilation, illness, murder, sexual taboos, dream, psychoanalysis, madness, and the supernatural. These emblematic horror tropes are reinforced with close-ups of expressive ...