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Ingmar Bergman (1918–2007)


Ernst Ingmar Bergman was born July fourteenth, 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 trilogy closed. Here, as in 'Den Goda ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 9 Oscars. Another 76 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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 2005 Bergmanova sonata (TV Movie) (play)
 2003 Saraband (TV Movie)
 2002 Persona (Video short)
 2000 Faithless
 1997 In the Presence of a Clown (TV Movie)
 1996 Private Confessions (TV Movie)
 1996 Harald & Harald (TV Movie)
 1995 The Last Gasp (TV Movie) (play) / (screenplay)
 1992 Madame de Sade (TV Movie)
 1991 The Best Intentions (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1991)
- Episode #1.3 (1991)
- Episode #1.2 (1991)
- Episode #1.1 (1991)
 1990 Live from Lincoln Center (TV Series) (by: was suggested by a film - 1 episode)
- New York City Opera: A Little Night Music (1990) ... (by: was suggested by a film)
 1986 The Making of Fanny and Alexander (Documentary)
 1984 After the Rehearsal (TV Movie)
 1984 Karin's Face (Documentary short)
 1982 Fanny and Alexander (written by)
 1978 Autumn Sonata (writer)
 1977 A Little Night Music (suggested by: a film by "Sommarnattens leende")
 1976 Face to Face
 1975 The Magic Flute (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1973 Scenes from a Marriage (TV Mini-Series) (6 episodes)
- Analfabeterna (1973) ... (uncredited)
- Tåredalen (1973) ... (uncredited)
- Paula (1973) ... (uncredited)
- Konsten att sopa under mattan (1973) ... (uncredited)
 1973 The Lie (TV Movie)
 1971 The Touch (screenplay - uncredited)
 1970 Play for Today (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Lie (1970) ... (writer)
 1970 The Lie (TV Movie)
 1970 Sliki na drvo (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 The Passion of Anna (writer)
 1969 The Rite (TV Movie)
 1968 Shame (writer)
 1968 Hour of the Wolf (writer)
 1967 Stimulantia (segment "Daniel")
 1966 Persona (story and screenplay)
 1964 All These Women (as Buntel Eriksson)
 1963 The Silence (writer)
 1963 Painting-On-Wood (TV Movie)
 1963 Winter Light (writer)
 1962 Staden (TV Movie) (play)
 1961 The Pleasure Garden (screenplay - as Buntel Eriksson) / (story - as Buntel Eriksson)
 1958 The Magician (writer)
 1958 Brink of Life (uncredited)
 1957 Wild Strawberries (written by)
 1957 Night Light (uncredited)
 1957 The Seventh Seal (play "Trämålning") / (screenplay)
 1956 Last Pair Out
 1955 Dreams
 1953 Sawdust and Tinsel (uncredited)
 1953 Summer with Monika (uncredited)
 1952 Waiting Women
 1951 Divorced
 1950 While the City Sleeps (synopsis)
 1950 To Joy
 1949 Prison (writer)
 1948 Eva (screenplay) / (short story "Trumpetaren och Vår Herre")
 1948 Port of Call (screenplay)
 1948 Music in Darkness (screenplay)
 1946 It Rains on Our Love (screenplay)
 1946 Crisis
 1944 Torment
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Other Works:

A Little Night Music (1973). Musical/Romantic Comedy. Music by Stephen Sondheim. Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by Hugh Wheeler. Suggested by the film "Smiles of a Summer Night" by Ingmar Bergman. Music orchestrated by Jonathan Tunick. Musical Director: Harold Hastings. Assistant to Mr. Hastings: Arthur Wagner. Scenic Design ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Biographical Movies | 30 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 40 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ernst Ingmar Bergman | Mr. Ingmar Bergman | Buntel Eriksson

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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I'm deeply fixated on my childhood. Some impressions are extremely vivid, light, smell, and all. There are moments when I can wander through my childhood's landscape, through rooms long ago, remember how they were furnished, where the pictures hung on the walls, the way the light fell. It's like a film-little scraps of a film, which I set running and which I can reconstruct to the last ... See more »

Trivia:

He was an admirer of the films of 'Francois Truffaut' and Jean-Pierre Melville. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently casted Gunnar Björnstrand (23 films), Erland Josephson (14 films), Max von Sydow (13 films), Bibi Andersson (13 films), Liv Ullmann (10 films) and Ingrid Thulin (10 films). See more »

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Cancer

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