Biography Author Matching "Ulf Kjell Gür" (Sorted by Name Ascending)


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1. Adorée Villany

Actress | Tanz der Salome

Adorée Villany, born as Ada Villany in Rouen 1888, was French/Hungarian exotic dancer, choreographer and writer, best known for her deviant performances inspired mythical, historical and Oriental themes. She was self-taught and bold when she presented her daring "Dance of the Seven Veils" along ...

2. Alexander Lehmann

Director | What is the I.S.? And how are they financed?

Alexander Lehmann, born in 1984, is a German graphic designer, video artist, director and writer. He has studied Virtual Design at the University of Kaiserslautern, Germany. Alexander Lehmann's first video, "Du Bist Terrorist / You are a Terrorist" was published in May 2009 and has been screened at...

3. Anders Henrikson

Actor | Blod och eld

Anders Henrikson born on June 13, 1896 in Stockholm, Sweden, was an actor, director and writer. He dropped out of high school to become an actor. In 1914 he first studied piano at the Royal Academy of Music, Stockholm. The year after he was accepted at the acting school of Royal Dramatic Theatre (...

4. Anders Åberg

Actor | Kejsaren

Anders Åberg was a Swedish stage and screen actor. He received the Guldbagge award for best actor in a leading role for his portrayal of Elje Ström in "Kejsaren" 1979. He made his film debut in "Långt borta och nära" 1976. Anders Åberg appeared in 16 feature films and television productions. He was...

5. Anderz Harning

Writer | Ondskans år

Anderz Harning, born 1938 in Stocka, Hudiksvall, was a Swedish author, journalist and literature critic. He was the son of ship-broker Hjalmar Harning and Margit Anna Elvira Westling. Anderz Harning began higher studies at the Latin program but dropped out and instead enlisted on a cargo vessel to ...

6. Andrew Bujalski

Director | Computer Chess

Andrew Bujalski, born in Boston in 1977, is the son of an artist-turned-businesswoman, Sheila Dubman, and a businessman, Edmund Bujalski. Andrew studied film at Harvard's Department of Visual and Environmental Studies, where the Belgian filmmaker Chantal Akerman was his thesis advisor.

He shot his ...

7. Angelina Prendergast

Actress | Blood Bath

Angelina grew up on the stage dancing and acting. She has trained with Cirque School LA, Stilt World, The American Musical and Dramatic Academy LA, Jeff Cohen's Voice for Actors, Gelsey Kirkland Academy of Classical Ballet NY, Boston Ballet, Perry Mansfield Performing Arts School, Kansas City ...

8. Anita Sanders

Actress | Assalto al tesoro di stato

Anita Sanders, born Anita Johannesson, in Sweden, is a Swedish actress and photo model. Anita Sanders began her film career with a minor role in "La fuga" (1964), followed by a topless appearance in Federico Fellini's "Juliet of the Spirits" and Elio Petri's "The 10th Victim" (1965). In 1967, she ...

9. Anniqua

Actress | Blind makker

Anniqa Järlefors, born 1950 in Piteå, is a Swedish actress, exotic dancer/performer, snake charmer, singer, fitness instructor and artist. Her career as an exotic dancer and snake charmer started in the late 60's in Swedish amusement parks and fun fairs. She made her screen debut in "Pippi ...

10. Arild Kristo

Director | Eddie og Suzanne

Arild Kristo, born Arild Kristoffersen in 1939, was a Norwegian photographer, graphic designer, actor and filmmaker. He was considered one of the most creative photographers and filmmakers in Norway during the sixties, but also one of the most rejected. The son of the cabaret singer and writer ...

11. Arne Imsen

Self | Vi utmanar djävulen

Finn Arne Imsen, born 1930, in Oslo Norway, was an evangelist, pastor and founder of the first Swedish Assembly within the Maranata Ministries, a Charismatic/Pentecostal-oriented Christian ministry. His father was a German/Norwegian carpenter, musician and evangelist. When the family moved to ...

12. Ayakamay

Director | Asian Dreamers

Ayakamay, born Ayaka May Komatsu, in Nashville, Tennessee in 1985, and grew up in Tennessee, Japan, and California. Currently living and working in New York City as a visual artist, actress, performance artist, freelance professional photographer, Ayaka's photographs have been exhibited world wide,...

13. Baba Vanga

Writer | Assim falava Vanga

Baba Vanga, born Vangeliya Pandeva Dimitrova, in Strumica, North Macedonia, then the Ottoman Empire, in 1911, was a mystic, clairvoyant, and herbalist. Vanga lost her sight when she was 12. She was swept away by a mighty tornado. Later she was found alive, covered with dirt and stones, with sand in...

14. Barbro Kollberg

Actress | Det regnar på vår kärlek

Barbro Anna Elisabeth Kollberg was a Swedish actress, theatre leader and acting teacher born on December 27, 1917 in Eskilstuna. She studied at the Royal Dramatic Theatre School 1937-40. She was engaged at the Blache Theatre, Stockholm. In 1943 she was approached by director Gösta Cederlund to play...

15. Beby

Actor | Une fille dans le soleil

Aristodemo "Béby" Frediani and his older brother, Guglielmo "Willy" Frediani, was the son of an acrobat, circus director, Auguste Frediani, born in Florence in 1846. Auguste Frediani, originally shoemaker, started in show business in the late 1860s as "gymnast" and "mime". He staged an acrobatic ...

16. Bengt Blomgren

Director | Linje sex

Bengt Blomgren was the son of a merchant Gustaf Emanuel Bernhard Blomgren and his second wife Lydia Johanna Maria, maiden name Nilsson. After WW2 he studied to become an actor at Maria Schildknechts Theatre School in Gothenburg and later at The Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm to become a ...

17. Birgit Doll

Actress | Charlotte

Birgit Doll born in Vienna, Austria, was an actress and a theatre director. After graduating from high school in 1974, Birgit Doll began studying German literature and theatre. She switched to the Max Reinhardt seminar where she completed her acting training. She made her film debut in Christopher ...

18. Björn Runge

Director | The Wife

Björn Lennart Runge, born June 21 1961, in Lysekil, Sweden. He is a director, screen writer, playwright and author. Björn Runge has been involved in the film industry since he was 20 years old. He studied film directing at Dramatiska Institutet, Stockholm, 1986-89. In 1996 he made his debut in ...

19. Bo Johan Hultman

Actor | Made in Sweden

Bo Johan Hultman was a Swedish film critic, writer, actor and in charge of the film selection at the Swedish National Television in the 1970's. He became interested in European and American underground and offbeat films. Hultman presented Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Werner Herzog, Herbert ...

20. Carl Andersen

Director | Jungfrau am Abgrund

Carl Andersen was an Austrian filmmaker mostly director/writer/producer/actor of underground and low-budget films. He started out as a film critic and organized the Festival of Subversive Films in Vienna. His first feature film was "Vampyros Sexos" aka "I was a teenage zabbadoing" (1988). In 1991 ...

21. Carl Eiwar

Actor | Vi fixar allt

Carl-Eiwar, born Karl-Ejvar Karlsson, 1931 in Skutskär Sweden, was a Swedish radio-producer, stage-director, actor and disc jockey. Born some 161 kilometers north of Stockholm, Carl-Eiwar wasted no time in his hometown. He was trained at Calle Flygare's acting school in Stockholm, became a ...

22. Carl Milles

Actor | Carl Milles en världsberömd svensk

Carl Milles, born 1875 at Lagga, Uppsala, was a Swedish sculptor known for his expressive and rhythmical large-scale fountains. Milles studied and worked in Paris from 1897 to 1904. He won public recognition in 1902 through the competition for a monument honoring the Swedish regent Sten Sture at ...

23. Catherine Anyango Grünewald

Director | Vanity + Shame

Catherine Anyango Grünewald is a Swedish/Kenyan artist. She lives and works in Sweden, having moved from London where she taught for ten years at the Royal College of Art. She is now a Senior Lecturer at Konstfack University in Stockholm. She studied at Central Saint Martins and the Royal College ...

24. Cheikha Rabia

Soundtrack | The Eddy

Cheikha Rabia is an Algerian singer, writer and actress born 1944 in Relizane, near Oran. She began singing at age 11 at celebrations and wedding parties, and later in the cabarets of Algiers where she became a huge success in the exclusively male audience. Cheikha Rabia immigrated to France in ...

25. Christiane Felscherinow

Actress | Decoder

Christiane Vera Felscherinow, born May 20, 1962, in Hamburg, Germany, is a writer, actress, and musician. Her path to recognition started in Berlin 1978, when she appeared as a witness in a trial against a man who paid under aged girls with heroin in return for sex. Two journalists who attended the...

26. Cordelia Edvardson

Self | Flickan från Auschwitz

Cordelia Maria Edvardson, born on January 1, 1929 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany, was a Swedish journalist, writer and Holocaust survivor. She was raised Catholic. However, since her father, Hermann Heller, was Jewish, Cordelia Edvardson was arrested by the Nazis and deported to the Theresienstadt and...

27. Curt McDowell

Director | Taboo: The Single and the LP

Curt McDowell, born on January 9, 1945, Lafayette, Indiana, USA as Curtis A. McDowell. He was a director, writer, actor and artist in underground cinema. In the mid sixties he moved to San Francisco to study painting at the S.F. Art Institute, but he soon became interested in filmmaking and ...

28. Dan Reeder

Composer | Dan Reeder - Don't wanna be on no TV Show

Dan Reeder, born in Lafayette, LA, is an American singer/songwriter, instrument maker and artist. He moved to California at the age of six, where he would eventually study art. He began his creative career at Chapman College, eventually progressing to California State Fullerton, where he met his ...

29. Dana Loesch

Actress | God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness

Dana Lynn Loesch is an American conservative political activist, commentator, talk radio host, and author who serves as a spokesperson for the National Rifle Association. Loesch was raised by her mother, Gale Eaton, in an extended family of Southern Baptists. She has said she had a Cherokee ...

30. Darix Togni

Actor | Fabiola

Darix Togni (1922-1976),was a circus artist/owner, animal trainer and actor. He was the son of circus director and clown Ercole Togni and his wife Caterina Barbera. Darix Togni was the most famous performer of the Togni dynasty, and the first true popular circus star in Italy. He entered the ring ...

31. David Chandler

Writer | Apache Drums

David Chandler, 78, screenwriter, novelist and playwright. He published over a dozen novels including "The Ramsden Case," "Captain Hollister," "The Middleman," "The Masters Connection," "The Tower," "Kelley," "The Gangsters," "The Glass Totem," "Father O'Brien And His Girls," "The Aphrodite," "...

32. Dennis Nilsen

Writer | Dennis Nilsen's the History of A Drowning Boy Project

Dennis Andrew Nilsen, 1945 in Strichen, Fraserburgh, Scotland, also known as the Muswell Hill Murderer is a British serial killer who lived and murdered in London. In 1983 he was convicted of six murders and two attempted murders and is believed to have killed at least 15 men and boys between 1978 ...

33. Diana Mariscal

Actress | Fando y Lis

Diana Mariscal was a Mexican stage and screen actress, singer and artist. At 14 she had a hit song with "Picolo, Picolo", two years later the film producer Gregorio Walerstein discovered her and put her in "Especialista en chamacas" (1965). Diana Mariscal made her stage debut at 18 in Fernando ...

34. Diana Rudychenko

Actress | Mortem

Diana Rudychenko, born 1986 in Hungary, is an Ukrainian screen and stage actress, model, screenwriter and filmmaker. She studied acting at the University of Kiev 2003- 2007, receiving a master's degree, and a 2nd MA at the University of Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, in visual art's and cinema 2012. ...

35. Dominik Galizia

Director | Heikos Welt

Dominik Galizia born in Trier, Germany in 1988 is a photographer, screenwriter and film director. At 18 he moved to Paris to work in Eurodisney as a stuntman. One year later he decided that Berlin will be his chosen city to become a director. Music video production companies became his film school ...

36. Ebbe Schöön

Writer | Trollkalendern

Ebbe Schön is a Swedish author, folklorist and associate professor in literature at Stockholm University. Besides literature, he has studied ethnology, Scandinavian languages and Slavonic languages at Stockholm University. He has been the head of Sweden's largest folklore collection at the Nordic ...

37. Eckhart Schmidt

Director | E.T.A. Hoffmanns Der Sandmann

Eckhart Schmidt born: October 31, 1938 in Sternberg, Moravia [now Czech Republic]. He is a director, writer, producer, photographer and journalist. Eckhart Schmidt was a film critic at Süddeutsche Zeitung and belonged to a group of young German filmmakers called Neue Münchener Gruppe (NMG). Unlike ...

38. Efthymis Filippou

Writer | The Lobster

Efthymis Filippou was born January 18, 1977 in Acharnes, Athens, Greece. He is a writer, screenwriter and playwright. He has also been active as a journalist and copywriter. In 2007 Efthymis Filippou published the novel "Someone talking to himself while holding a glass of milk" on MNP ...

39. Eik Skaløe

Soundtrack | Smukke mennesker

Eik Skaløe, born Eik Bjarne Sørensen, 1943 in Copenhagen, was Danish poet, lyricist, composer, singer and musician. He was brought up in a liberal middle-class home. After completed elementary school he turned to writing poetry, engaged in the campaign against nuclear weapons and edited the ...

40. Elena Alice Fossi

Actress | Spectra Murder Show

Elena Alice Fossi born May 8, 1982, in Miami, Florida, is an Italian actress, vocalist, composer, producer and director. She grew up in Tuscany, Italy, and made her artistic debut 1998 with the show concept "La Fille Biasie". Angelo Bergamini, of the synth group Kirlian Camera, discovered Fossi who...

41. Ellen Rometsch

Self | The Passionate Eye

Ellen Rometsch was rumored to be an East German Communist spy who was assigned on diplomatic cover to the West German embassy in Washington, D.C. during the early 1960s. She had fled East Germany with her parents in 1955. She married German air force sergeant Rolf Rometsch, who was stationed at the...

42. Elsa Prawitz

Actress | Förtrollad vandring

Elsa Prawitz born February 22, 1932 in Stockholm, was a Swedish actress, screenwriter and music lyricist. She started acting with Studentteatern and was a student at the Royal Dramatic Theatre School 1950-54. After that she was primarily attached to the Royal Dramatic Theater, The Drottningholm ...

43. Elsbeth Guenther-Geffers

Actress | Somnambul

Else Günther-Geffers was a German parapsychological medium. When she was four years old, she had warned neighbors that the Neuwieder Kathedrale (Cathedral in Neuwieder, East Prussia) would burn down. Four days later the cathedral did burn down. While attending Turnschule (physical education class),...

44. Elvira Notari

Director | Ritorna all'onda

Elvira Notari, born Maria Elvira Giuseppa Coda, in Salerno was Italy's earliest and most prolific female filmmaker, made over sixty feature films and about a hundred shorts and documentaries. Her parents was of modest social origins. She was allowed to attend school and pursue an education at the ...

45. Emanuel Litvinoff

Writer | Special Branch

Emanuel Litvinoff, born in London, England was a British poet, novelist and writer who explored the experiences of being Jewish in 20th-century Europe in numerous verse collections and novels; he was best known for the poem "To T.S. Eliot" (1951), in which he castigated the Nobel Prize winner for ...

46. Emilie Sannom

Actress | Hamlet

Emilie Sannom was a Danish silent film actress and aerial acrobat. When she was just a baby the family moved to Florida 1887 hoping for a prosperous future running an orange plantation. Seven years later they returned to Denmark, where she and her sisters Charlotte (1884-1954), Thora (1893-1954) ...

47. Erik Appelgren

Actor | Macklean

Erik Appelgren, born March 31, 1945 in Stockholm, Sweden, was a jazz musician, writer, actor and director. His artistic track began with traditional jazz music, playing the clarinet with a number of groups during the sixties. However, Appelgren's interest in theatre, mainly commedia dell'arte and ...

48. Erik Strömdahl

Director | Samlaren

Erik Strömdahl, born 1945 in Stockholm is a Swedish filmmaker, director, screenwriter, cinematographer and producer. An interior designer, also educated at Konstfack - University of Arts, Crafts and Design, and The Swedish Institute of Dramatic Art, who focuses on documentaries and made his first ...

49. Essy Persson

Actress | ...4 ..3 ..2 ..1 ...morte

Essy Persson was born on June 15, 1941 in Gothenburg, Sweden, as Essy Ingeborg Vilhelmina Persson. She is an actress primarily known for the leading role as "Siv" in the world famous feature film, "Jag en kvinna" (I - a woman). She began working as a secretary studying acting at a private theatre ...

50. Eva Blondin

Composer | Ett anständigt liv

Eva Blondin, born Eva-Lena Tymark, is a Swedish screen actress and musician. She left her small town life in Finspång after junior high school, for the big city, Stockholm. She was attracted by the freewheeling beatnik life presented in media and elsewhere. Eva Blondin caught up with the mods and ...


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