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Fårö is a Baltic Sea island just off north of the island of Gotland, itself off mainland Sweden's southeastern coast. [1]

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Andrei Tarkovsky

Andrei Arsenyevich Tarkovsky (p; 4 April 1932 – 29 December 1986) was a Russian filmmaker, writer, film editor, film theorist, theatre and opera director.

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Asteroids are minor planets, especially those of the inner Solar System.

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Asteroid belt

The asteroid belt is the circumstellar disc in the Solar System located roughly between the orbits of the planets Mars and Jupiter.

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Baltic Sea

The Baltic Sea is a sea of the Atlantic Ocean, enclosed by Scandinavia, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Poland, Germany and the North and Central European Plain.

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Bergman Week

Bergman Week is an annual event organized by the Bergmancenter on the small island Fårö in Sweden.

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Cold War

The Cold War was a state of geopolitical tension after World War II between powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its satellite states) and powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others).

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Faithless (2000 film)

Faithless (Trolösa) is a Swedish film directed by Liv Ullmann from a script by Ingmar Bergman.

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Fårö Church

Fårö Church (Fårö kyrka) is a medieval Lutheran church on Fårö island in Sweden, in the Diocese of Visby.

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Fårö Lighthouse

Fårö Lighthouse (Fårö fyr) is a Swedish lighthouse located on the easternmost tip of Fårö.

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A ferry is a merchant vessel used to carry passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water.

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Gotland (older spellings include Gottland or Gothland), Gutland in the local dialect, is a province, county, municipality, and diocese of Sweden.

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Gotland County

Gotland County (Gotlands län) is a county or län of Sweden.

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Gotland Municipality

Gotland Municipality (Gotlands kommun) is a municipality that covers the entire island of Gotland in Sweden.

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Gotska Sandön

Gotska Sandön (literally translated as Gotlandic Sand Island) is an uninhabited Swedish island, since 1909 also a national park, situated north of Fårö in the Baltic Sea.

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Gutnish, or Gotlandic (Gotländska, Gutniska or Gutamål) refers to the dialects of the Swedish language spoken on the islands of Gotland and Fårö.

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Hour of the Wolf

Hour of the Wolf (lit) is a 1968 Swedish surrealist–psychological horror–drama film, directed by Ingmar Bergman and starring Max von Sydow and Liv Ullmann.

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Ice age

An ice age is a period of long-term reduction in the temperature of Earth's surface and atmosphere, resulting in the presence or expansion of continental and polar ice sheets and alpine glaciers.

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Ingmar Bergman

Ernst Ingmar Bergman (14 July 1918 – 30 July 2007) was a Swedish director, writer, and producer who worked in film, television, theatre and radio.

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An islet is a very small island.

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List of Gotland-related asteroids

Several asteroids or minor planets in the asteroid belt with Gotland-related names have been discovered and named by Swedish astronomer Claes-Ingvar Lagerkvist.

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List of minor planets: 10001–11000

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List of minor planets: 9001–10000

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Liv Ullmann

Liv Johanne Ullmann (born 16 December 1938) is a Norwegian actress and film director.

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Ministry of Finance (Sweden)

The Ministry of Finance (Finansdepartementet) is a Swedish government ministry responsible for matters relating to economic policy, the central government budget, taxes, banking, security and insurance, international economic work, central, regional and local government.

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The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.

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Nature reserve

A nature reserve (also called a natural reserve, bioreserve, (natural/nature) preserve, or (national/nature) conserve) is a protected area of importance for wildlife, flora, fauna or features of geological or other special interest, which is reserved and managed for conservation and to provide special opportunities for study or research.

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När is a settlement on the Swedish island of Gotland, with 413 inhabitants in 2014.

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Nordic Museum

The Nordic Museum (Nordiska museet) is a museum located on Djurgården, an island in central Stockholm, Sweden, dedicated to the cultural history and ethnography of Sweden from the early modern period (in Swedish history, it is said to begin in 1520) to the contemporary period.

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Nordisk familjebok

Nordisk familjebok (Nordic Family Book) is a Swedish encyclopedia that was published in print form between 1876 and 1957, and that is now fully available in digital form via Project Runeberg at Linköping University.

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Persona (1966 film)

Persona is a 1966 Swedish psychological drama film, written and directed by Ingmar Bergman and starring Bibi Andersson and Liv Ullmann.

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Rabén & Sjögren

Rabén & Sjögren is a book publishing company in Sweden.

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Registration districts in Sweden

A registration district is, since 1 January 2016, the smallest administrative subdivision for population registration in Sweden (folkbokföring), i.e. the civil registration of births, marriages, civil partnerships and deaths, and for the collation of census information.

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Scenes from a Marriage

Scenes from a Marriage (Scener ur ett äktenskap) is a 1973 Swedish Television miniseries written and directed by Ingmar Bergman and starring Liv Ullmann and Erland Josephson.

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Shame (1968 film)

Shame (Skammen) is a 1968 Swedish drama film written and directed by Ingmar Bergman, and starring Liv Ullmann and Max von Sydow.

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Domestic sheep (Ovis aries) are quadrupedal, ruminant mammal typically kept as livestock.

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Socken is the name used for a part of a county in Sweden.

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Stack (geology)

A stack or sea stack is a geological landform consisting of a steep and often vertical column or columns of rock in the sea near a coast, formed by wave erosion.

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Statistics Sweden

Statistics Sweden (Statistiska centralbyrån, SCB) is the Swedish government agency responsible for producing official statistics regarding Sweden.

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Swedish Coastal Artillery

The Swedish Coastal Artillery (Kustartilleriet, KA) has its origin in the Archipelago Artillery that was raised in 1866.

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Swedish National Heritage Board

The Swedish National Heritage Board (Riksantikvarieämbetet; RAÄ) is a Swedish government agency responsible for World Heritage Sites and other national heritage monuments and historical environments.

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Swedish Transport Administration

The Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket) is a government agency in Sweden, controlled by the Riksdag and the Government of Sweden.

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The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe (sometimes abbreviated as The Globe) is an American daily newspaper founded and based in Boston, Massachusetts, since its creation by Charles H. Taylor in 1872.

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The Passion of Anna

The Passion of Anna (En passion – "A passion") is a 1969 Swedish drama film written and directed by Ingmar Bergman, who was awarded Best Director at the 1970 National Society of Film Critics Awards for the film.

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The Sacrifice

The Sacrifice (Offret) is a 1986 Swedish film directed by Andrei Tarkovsky.

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Through a Glass Darkly (film)

Through a Glass Darkly (Såsom i en spegel – "As in a Mirror") is a 1961 Swedish family drama film written and directed by Ingmar Bergman, and starring Harriet Andersson, Gunnar Björnstrand, Max von Sydow and Lars Passgård.

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Word stem

In linguistics, a stem is a part of a word.

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Digerhuvud, Faaroe, Faroen, Faron, Fårön, Langhammars.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fårö

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