(4/5/62) Radio: Played "The Stranger" in August Strindberg
's play "Brända Tomten" for the Swedish Radio Theatre.
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Max Von Sydow
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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I have been brought up as a stage actor and there is where I feel at home, but I still feel that the cinema has one great advantage over the theater. Namely, proximity to the audience. Of course in a film an actor always has only himself as an audience while on a stage he can achieve a result along with his audience. However, when you stand on a stage, you can never work with your face in the ...
One of very few actors to be nominated for an Oscar for a role in a foreign language film, for his performance in Pelle the Conqueror
Often plays stern, oppressive characters