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Liv Ullmann follows her own muse to write, direct 'Miss Julie'
Liv Ullmann follows her own muse to write, direct 'Miss Julie'

Norwegian actress Liv Ullmann was one of Ingmar Bergman's most luminous muses, appearing in several of the Swedish filmmaker's lauded dramas, including 1966's "Persona" and 1976's "Face to Face," for which she earned a lead actress Oscar nomination. But the 75-year-old Ullmann, who was also Oscar-nominated for Jan Troell's 1971 drama "The Emigrants," was often ashamed of her profession. "I felt there are so many needy people in the world and so many other things one should do," said Ullmann during a recent phone interview. "What is an actor?" Her perception changed when she was asked to write the script for...

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