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Ingmar Bergman (1918–2007)


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 trilogy closed. Here, as in 'Den Goda Viljan' ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 9 Oscars. Another 73 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Seventh Seal
(1957)
Wild Strawberries
(1957)
Persona
Persona Writer
(1966)
Fanny and Alexander
(1982)

Filmography

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 2018 Sixty-Four Minutes with Rebecka (original screenplay) (pre-production)
 2015 A Spiritual Matter (TV Movie) (play: En Själslig Angelägenhet)
 2006 Skines apo ena gamo (TV Movie) (original scenario)
 2005 Bergmanova sonata (TV Movie) (play)
 2003 Saraband (TV Movie)
 2002 Persona (Video short)
 2000 Trolösa
 1997 Larmar och gör sig till (TV Movie)
 1996 Private Confessions (TV Movie)
 1996 Harald & Harald (TV Short)
 1995 Sista skriket (TV Movie) (play) / (screenplay)
 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 Dokument Fanny och Alexander (Documentary)
 1984 After the Rehearsal (TV Movie)
 1984 Karins ansikte (Documentary short)
 1983 Fanny and Alexander (TV Mini-Series)
 1982 Fanny and Alexander (written by)
 1978 The Making of Autumn Sonata (Documentary)
 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 Reservatet (TV Movie)
 1970 Sliki na drvo (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 The Passion of Anna (writer)
 1969 Riten (TV Movie)
 1968 Shame (writer)
 1968 Hour of the Wolf (writer)
 1967 Stimulantia (segment "Daniel")
 1966 Persona (story and screenplay)
 1964 All These Women (written by)
 1963 The Silence (writer)
 1963 Trämålning (TV Movie)
 1963 Nattvardsgästerna (writer)
 1962 Staden (TV Movie) (play)
 1961 Lustgården (written by - as Buntel Ericsson)
 1960 The Devil's Eye (screenplay)
 1958 The Magician (writer)
 1958 Brink of Life (uncredited)
 1957 Wild Strawberries (written by)
 1957 Nattens ljus (uncredited)
 1957 The Seventh Seal (play "Trämålning") / (screenplay)
 1955 Kvinnodröm
 1953 Sawdust and Tinsel (uncredited)
 1953 Summer with Monika (uncredited)
 1951 Frånskild
 1950 Medan staden sover (synopsis)
 1950 Till glädje
 1949 Prison (writer)
 1948 Eva (screenplay) / (short story "Trumpetaren och Vår Herre")
 1948 Port of Call (screenplay)
 1946 Det regnar på vår kärlek (screenplay)
 1946 Crisis (screenplay)
 1944 Torment
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Directed Per Olov Enquist's play "Bildmakarna" at the Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm, Sweden, 1998. See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Biographical Movies | 42 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 44 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ernst Ingmar Bergman | Mr. Ingmar Bergman | Buntel Ericsson

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

New cities arouse too many sensations in me. They give me too many impressions to experience at the same time. They all crowd in on me. Being in a new city overwhelms me, unsettles me. See more »

Trivia:

He was approached by Italian television in the seventies, about making a TV-movie based on the life of Jesus Christ. He wrote a synopsis and planned on filming the entire movie in the Swedish province Gotland (for example, the rocky beaches of Langhammars on the island of Fårö were to serve as Golgatha). Eventually, Franco Zeffirelli was commissioned to helm the project, which became Jesus of ... See more »

Trademark:

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Star Sign:

Cancer

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