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Sigmund Freud (I) (1856–1939)

Austrian neurologist and 'father of psychoanalysis'. Freud was born to Jacob Freud, a Jewish wool merchant, and Amalia (neé Nathansohn). The family settled in Vienna when Freud was young. In 1873 he started medicine at the University of Vienna, at which time he adopted the shortened form of his name, "Sigmund." Freud served a year of compulsory ... See full bio »

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 2005 Dolls with Issues (Video short)
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 1996 Conspirators of Pleasure (professional expertise)
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 1990 Continental (acknowledgment)
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 2013 The Psychology of Scary Movies (Documentary short)
 2011 Great Thinkers: In Their Own Words (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Human, All Too Human (2011) ... Himself
 2011/I Ethos (Documentary)
 2007 Masterpieces of Vienna (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Freud's Couch (2007) ... Himself
 2007 In Europa (TV Series documentary)
 2006 Un écran nommé désir (TV Movie documentary)
 2005 On the Trail of Sigmund Freud (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Leonardo (TV Series documentary)
- The Secret Life of the Mona Lisa (2003) ... Himself
 2002 The Century of the Self (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Happiness Machines (2002) ... Himself
 1999 Biography of the Millennium: 100 People - 1000 Years (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Himself - #12
 1998 A Science Odyssey (TV Series)
 1996 Biography (TV Series documentary)
- Sigmund Freud: Analysis of a Mind (1996) ... Himself
 1993 Fame in the Twentieth Century (TV Series documentary)
Himself (uncredited)
 1990 Condom (Documentary)
 1990 Interpretation of Dreams (Documentary)
Himself - Slouches, Reads
 1976 Wienfilm 1896-1976

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Book: "The Interpretation of Dreams", Oxford University Press, ISBN 0192823523 See more »

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10 Biographical Movies | 6 Print Biographies | 5 Portrayals | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


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The great question...which I have not been able to answer, despite my 30 years of research into the feminine soul, is 'What does a woman want?'. See more »


Father of Anna Freud. Grandfather of Lucian Freud. Great-grandfather of Esther Freud, Matthew Freud, Bella Freud, and Emma Freud. See more »

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