Based on a true story, this Swedish drama from director Jan Troell chronicles the life of Maria Larsson (Maria Heiskanen). While dealing with poverty and abuse at the hands of her alcoholic husband in the early 1900s, she wins a camera in a lottery. Through photography she begins to discover herself and the healing power of art. With Mikael Persbrandt, Jesper Christensen. 131 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: Swedish Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English; documentaries; theatrical trailer. In Swedish with English subtitles. Two-disc set.