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August Strindberg (1849–1912)

He started to study at the Uppsala University but dropped out to pursue an economically unstable career as a journalist. In 1872 he published the first of his many masterpieces, 'Mäster Olof'. In 1874 he got a position at the Royal Library in Stockholm, which enabled him to marry 'Siri von Essen'. He published his novel 'Röda rummet' in 1879, a ... See full bio »

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 2015 Creditors (play) (completed)
 2014 Miss Julie (play)
 2014 Faderen (TV Movie) (play)
 2013 Miss Julie (novel)
 2013 Julie (play)
 2012 Signorina Giulia (TV Movie) (play)
 2011 Persia Undone (Video) (writer)
 2011 Mademoiselle Julie (TV Movie)
 2011/I Julie (story)
 2009 Miss Julie (play)
 2008 Agnes Moorehead Is God! (Video short) (play "The Stranger")
 2008 Fordringsägare (TV Movie) (play)
 2007 Spöksonaten (TV Movie) (play)
 2007/I The Stronger (Short) (play)
 2007 Dödsdansen I-II (TV Movie) (plays)
 2007/II The Stronger (Short) (original play)
 2006 Mademoiselle Y (Short) (story)
 2005 Julie (TV Movie) (play "Mademoiselle Julie")
 2004 The Stronger (Short) (written by)
 2004 Stronger (Short) (story)
 2004 Den starkare (TV Movie) (play)
 2004 Leka med elden (TV Movie) (play)
 2003 Noite de São João (play "Fröken Julie")
 2002 Gospodjica Julija (Video) (play)
 2001 Otac (TV Movie) (play)
 2000 Christmas Eve (Short)
 1999 ¡Qué grande es el teatro! (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Acreedores (1999)
 1999 Miss Julie (play "Fröken Julie")
 1999 Den starkare (Short) (play "... Den starkare")
 1998 Vasasagan (TV Movie) (plays)
 1997 Le bassin de J.W. (text "Coram Populo" and "Petit Cathécisme à l'usage de la classe inférieure")
 1997 O Pai (TV Movie) (play)
 1996 Play Strindberg (TV Movie) (play)
 1996 The Dance of Death (TV Movie) (play)
 1996 El pare (TV Movie) (play)
 1996 I kataigida (TV Movie) (play 'Oväder')
 1995 Performance (TV Series) (play "Fröken Julie" - 1 episode)
- After Miss Julie (1995) ... (play "Fröken Julie")
 1994 Drømspel (play "Ett Droemspel")
 1992 Võlausaldajad (novel)
 1991 Pita (play)
 1990 Kronbruden (TV Movie) (play)
 1990 Kreditorer (TV Movie) (play)
 1989 Az erösebb (Short) (play "Den starkare")
 1989 A Dança da Morte (TV Movie) (play)
 1988 Fordringsägare (play)
 1988 Påsk (TV Movie) (play)
 1988 Oväder (TV Movie) (play)
 1988 The Father (TV Movie) (play "Fadren")
 1987 De vader (TV Movie)
 1985-1987 Theatre Night (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Miss Julie (1987) ... (writer)
- The Father (1985) ... (writer)
 1986 La voz humana (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- La más fuerte (1986) ... (play)
 1986 Miss Julie (TV Movie) (play "Fröken Julie")
 1985 Gospodjica Julija (TV Movie) (novel "Gospodjica Julija")
 1985 Naimakauppoja (TV Movie) (short stories)
 1984 Mademoiselle Julie (TV Movie) (play)
 1983 Mäster Olof (TV Mini-Series) (play)
 1982 La danse de mort (TV Movie) (play "Dödsdansen")
 1982 Den sterkeste (TV Movie)
 1982 Kamraterna (TV Movie) (play)
 1982 Pelikanen (TV Movie) (play)
  Estudio 1 (TV Series) (1 episode, 1970) (play - 2 episodes, 1970 - 1981) (writer - 1 episode, 1981)
- El pelícano (1981) ... (play)
- El padre (1981) ... (writer)
- Acreedores (1970)
- La señorita Julia (1970) ... (play)
 1981 Créanciers (TV Movie) (play)
 1981 Kameraden (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 Fröken Julie (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 Ett drömspel (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 Syndabocken (TV Movie) (novel)
 1980 Dödsdansen (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 Freule Julie (TV Movie)
 1980 Påske (TV Movie)
 1980 The Ghost Sonata (TV Movie) (play "Spöksonaten")
 1979 Met vuur spelen (TV Movie)
 1979 Lletres catalanes (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Dansa de mort (1979) ... (play)
 1978 Den starkare (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 Pâques (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 Taller de comèdies (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Amor matern (1977)
 1977 Der Todestanz (TV Movie) (story)
 1976 Herbst (TV Movie) (novel)
 1976 En dåres försvarstal (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1976 Teatro Club (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Sonata de espectros (1976) ... (play)
 1976 2nd House (TV Series) (play "Kamraterna" - 1 episode)
- Wife for Life? (1976) ... (play "Kamraterna")
 1976 Pääsiäinen (TV Movie) (play "Påsk")
 1976 The Stronger (Short) (play)
 1975 Mit dem Feuer spielen (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 Brända tomten (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 Gustav III (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 Karl XII (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 Erik XIV (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 Faderen (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Pelikani (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Båndet (TV Movie) (play "Bandet")
 1973 Pelikanen (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Inferno (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 Isä (TV Movie) (play "Faderen")
 1972 Miss Julie (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Spöksonaten (TV Movie) (play)
 1956-1972 Armchair Theatre (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- The Creditors (1972) ... (play)
- Miss Julie (1956) ... (play)
 1972 Les créanciers (TV Movie) (novel)
 1971 I havsbandet (TV Series) (novel)
 1971 Paria (TV Movie) (play)
 1971/II Play Strindberg (TV Movie) (play "Totentanz")
 1971 Kreditorer (TV Movie) (play "Fordringsägare")
 1971 The Stronger (TV Movie) (play "Den starkare")
 1971 Leka med elden (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- El incendio (1971)
 1970 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Playing with Fire (1970) ... (play)
 1970 Königin Christine (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Röda rummet (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1970 Totentanz (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Pelikanen (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Kustaa Vaasa (TV Movie) (play "Gustaf Vasa")
 1969 Fröken Julie (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Gläubiger (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 The Father (play "Fadren")
 1969 The Dance of Death (play "Dödsdansen")
 1969 Der Vater (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Paria (TV Short) (play)
 1969 Epitaph für einen König (TV Movie) (play "Karl XII")
 1969 Faderen (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Fordringsägare (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Fräulein Julie (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Påsk (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Ostern (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Spøgelsessonaten (TV Movie) (play "Spöksonaten")
 1968 ITV Playhouse (TV Series) (by - 1 episode)
- The Father (1968) ... (by)
 1967 Holländarn (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 De vader (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 The Dance of Death (play "The Dance of Death")
 1967 Första varningen (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Moderskärlek (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Neiti Julie (TV Movie) (play "Fröken Julie")
 1967 Fadren (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Nach Damaskus (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Leke med ilden (TV Movie) (play "Leka med elden")
 1966 Leg med ilden (TV Movie) (play "Leka med elden")
 1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Dance of Death (1966) ... (writer)
 1966 Der Scheiterhaufen (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Hemsöborna (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1965 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Miss Julie (1965) ... (play)
 1965 Gustav Vasa (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Paria (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Fräulein Julie (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Erik XIV (TV Movie) (play "Erik XIV")
 1964 Ensimmäinen varoitus (TV Movie) (play "Första varningen")
 1964 Totentanz (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Wetterleuchten (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Bandet (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Kustaa III (TV Movie) (play "Gustav III")
 1963 Das Band (TV Movie) (play "Bandet")
 1963 Der Vater (TV Movie) (play)
 1963 A Dream Play (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 The Father (TV Movie)
 1962 Teatterituokio (TV Series) (play "Första varningen" - 1 episode)
- Ensimmäinen varoitus (1962) ... (play "Första varningen")
 1962 Valborgsafton i Fagervik (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 Pakinateatteri (TV Series) (play "Den starkare" - 1 episode)
- Voimakkaampi (1962) ... (play "Den starkare")
 1962 Dödsdansen (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 Paria (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 The Ghost Sonata (TV Movie) (play "Spöksonaten")
 1961 Fordringsägare (TV Movie) (play "Fordringsägare")
 1961 Spooksonate (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Frøken Julie (TV Movie) (play "Fröken Julie")
 1960 Le lien (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Den starkare (TV Short) (play)
 1960 Play of the Week (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Strindberg on Love (1960) ... (writer)
 1960 Kuolemantanssi (TV Movie) (play "Dödsdansen")
 1960 Strindberg on Love (TV Movie) (plays "Fröken Julie" and "Der starkare")
 1960 Storm Weather (TV Movie) (play)
 1959 Paria (TV Movie) (play "Paria")
 1959 Ein Traumspiel (TV Movie) (play "Drömspelet")
 1959 Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Senhorita Júlia (1959)
- Conflito (1959)
 1959 Fröken Julie (TV Movie) (play)
 1958 Påsk (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 Svarta handsken (TV Movie) (play)
 1957 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Father (1957) ... (written by)
 1956 Frøken Julie (TV Movie) (play "Fröken Julie")
 1956 Ett dockhem (novel "Ett dockhem")
 1955 The People of Hemso (novel)
 1955 Leka med elden (TV Movie) (play)
 1955 Of Love and Lust (novel "Mot betalning")
 1954 Karin Månsdotter (play "Erik XIV")
 1951 Miss Julie (play)
 1949 Fireside Theatre (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
 1948 La danse de mort (play)
 1946 El pecado de Julia (based on the play "Fröken Julie") / (play)
 1944 The People of Hemso (novel)
 1928 Synd (play "Brott och brott")
 1926 Giftas (novel "Ett dockhem")
 1922 Let No Man Put Asunder (novel)
 1922 Fräulein Julie (play)
 1919 Comrades (play "Kamraterna")
 1919 Júlia kisasszony (play "Fröken Julie")
 1919 Rausch (play "Brott och brott")
 1919 The People of Hemso (novel - play)
 1917 Des Goldes Fluch (additional material)
 1915 Plebeian (play "Fröken Julie")
 1912 Fadren (play)
 1912 Miss Julie (Short) (play)
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