Nominated for 9 Oscars.
Another 76 wins & 17 nominations.
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(story and screenplay)
(screenplay) / (short story "Trumpetaren och Vår Herre")
He directed Henrik Ibsen's play, "Hedda Gabler," in a National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Maggie Smith, Jeremy Brett, Robert Stephens, John Moffatt, and Sheila Reid in the cast.
Ernst Ingmar Bergman | Mr. Ingmar Bergman | Buntel Eriksson
5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Did You Know?
Fellini, Kurosawa and Buñuel move in the same fields as Tarkovsky. Antonioni was on his way, but expired, suffocated by his own tediousness.
The Swedish film industry ground to a halt in 1951 due to a ten-month strike by studio personnel, intended as a protest against an "amusement tax" levied against motion picture producers. During this period he directed several TV commercials for a soap called Bris (i.e. Breeze). He later said he was "absurdly grateful" to get this job.
Dynamic use of shadows