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Arne Sucksdorff (1917–2001)

Arne Sucksdorff was born on February 3, 1917 in Stockholm, Sweden. He was a director and writer, known for The Great Adventure (1953), Mitt hem är Copacabana (1965) and The Flute and the Arrow (1957). He died on May 4, 2001 in Stockholm. See full bio »


(age 84) in Stockholm, Sweden

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The Great Adventure
Mitt hem är Copacabana
The Flute and the Arrow
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 1957 The Flute and the Arrow (Documentary)
 1951 Indisk by (Short documentary)
 1950 Strandhugg (Short)
 1949 Shadows on the Snow (Documentary short)
 1949 Struggle for Survival (Documentary short)
 1948 A Divided World (Documentary short)
 1948 Den drömda dalen - Soria Moria (Documentary short)
 1948 Uppbrott (Documentary short)
 1947 The Shadow of the Hunter (Documentary short)
 1946 Skuggor över snön (Documentary short)
 1944 Gryning
 1944 Trut! (Documentary short)
 1942 Vinden från väster (Documentary short)
 1941 En sommarsaga (Documentary short)
 1940 En augustirapsodi (Short)
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Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890-1945". Pages 1090-1094. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987. See more »

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