Diretores suecosby mcottoni-2 | created - 21 Apr 2015 | updated - 22 Apr 2015 | Public
Actor | Smultronstället
Victor Sjöström was born on September 20, 1879, and is the undisputed father of Swedish film, ranking as one of the masters of world cinema. His influence lives on in the work of Ingmar Bergman and all those directors, both Swedish and international, influenced by his work and the works of ...
Writer | Smultronstället
Ernst Ingmar Bergman was born July 14, 1918, the son of a priest. The film and T.V. series, The Best Intentions (1992) is biographical and shows the early marriage of his parents. The film 'Söndagsbarn' depicts a bicycle journey with his father. In the miniseries Private Confessions (1996) is the ...
Director | What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Lasse Hallström was born on June 2, 1946 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden as Lars Hallström. He is a director and writer, known for What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), Chocolat (2000) and My Life as a Dog (1985). He has been married to Lena Olin since March 18, 1994. They have one child. He was...
Writer | Fucking Åmål
Lukas Moodysson was born on January 17, 1969 in Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden as Karl Frederik Lukas Moodysson. He is a writer and director, known for Show Me Love (1998), Lilya 4-Ever (2002) and Together (2000). He has been married to Coco Moodysson since 1994. They have three children.
Director | Sånger från andra våningen
Roy Andersson was born on March 31, 1943 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Roy Arne Lennart Andersson. He is a director and writer, known for Songs from the Second Floor (2000), A Swedish Love Story (1970) and A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence (2014).
Director | En stilla flirt
He attended the Royal Dramatic Theatre's acting school 1907-1909 and went on to become an actor at the same theatre 1913-1926. His first work for the movies was the script to Thomas Graals bästa film (1917) and the follow-up Thomas Graal's Best Child (1918). He made his directing debut with ...
Nascido na Finlândia
Director | Det nya landet
Geir Hansteen Jorgensen was raised in the Swedish countryside. Both his parents are artists and he started to do Super-8 movies allready as a child. He finished The Dramatic Institute's three-year director's course spring 1997 (as one of three every second year) and passed the two-year Stockholm ...
12. Erik Gandini
Producer | Surplus: Terrorized Into Being Consumers
Erik Gandini was born on August 14, 1967 in Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy. He is a producer and director, known for Surplus: Terrorized Into Being Consumers (2003), Videocracy (2009) and Amerasians (1999).
Nascido na Itália
16. Daniel Alfredson
Director | Flickan som lekte med elden
Daniel Alfredson was born on May 23, 1959 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. He is a producer and director, known for The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009), The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2009) and Tic Tac (1997). He is married to Stina. They have three children.
19. Pernilla August
Pernilla August started acting as a child, performing in plays at Vår teater and at school. In 1979 she was accepted at the Statens scenskola to study acting professionally. Director Ingmar Bergman took note of her early and cast her as a nanny in his Fanny and Alexander (1982).
In 1982 she got ...
21. Kristian Petri
Director | Sommaren
Director and writer, Kristian Petri has directed several documentaries and features. He has also published several books, some of them travel books. Petri's two shorts, "Once Upon a Time" and "The Crack", were selected for the Semaine de la Critique competition in Cannes in 1991 and 1992 ...
Director | Pojkarna
Alexandra-Therese Keining was born in 1976 in Sweden. She is a director and screenwriter known for Pojkarna (2014), Kyss Mig (2011), Elegia (2011) and Hot Dog (2002) which marked her debut as the youngest female filmmaker to direct a feature film in Sweden. She has also worked as a casting director...
Director | Searching for Sugar Man
Malik Bendjelloul, born in Sweden, performed in Swedish TV-series "Ebba och Didrik" as a child in the nineties and later in life studied Journalism and media-production at the Linnaeus University of Kalmar. He has produced several musical documentaries for Swedish Television (SVT) where he also ...