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Job Film director, producer, screenwriter
Years active 1944-2005
Top Roles Narrator, Man in the stairs at the gynecologist's, Man with newspaper on the train, Man wearing a beret at the funfair, Expecting Father at the Maternity Ward
Top GenresDrama, Romance, Comedy, Short Films, Fantasy, Crime
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Ingmar Bergman Overview:

Director, Ingmar Bergman, was born Ernst Ingmar Bergman on Jul 14, 1918 in Uppsala, Sweden. Bergman died at the age of 89 on Jul 30, 2007 in F?r?, Sweden .



Although Bergman was nominated for eight Oscars, he never won a competitive Academy Award. However he won one Honorary Oscar Award in 1970 Ingmar Bergman .

Academy Awards

YearAwardFilm nameRoleResult
1959Best WritingWild Strawberries (1957)N/ANominated
1962Best WritingThrough a Glass Darkly (1961)N/ANominated
1973Best DirectorCries and Whispers (1972)N/ANominated
1973Best WritingCries and Whispers (1972)N/ANominated
1976Best DirectorFace to FaceN/ANominated
1978Best WritingAutumn Sonata (1978)N/ANominated
1983Best DirectorFanny & AlexanderN/ANominated
1983Best WritingFanny & AlexanderN/ANominated

Academy Awards (Honorary Oscars)



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Autumn Sonata (1978, )

By Andrew Wickliffe on Aug 27, 2018 From The Stop Button

Somewhat recently I read an observation along the following lines? created great roles for actresses by giving them absolutely awful emotions to essay. Whoever said it (I?ve tried, without success to properly credit her) said it a lot better. But at around the hour mark of Autumn Sonat... Read full article

Through a Glass Darkly (1961, )

By Andrew Wickliffe on Apr 27, 2018 From The Stop Button

At eighty-nine minutes, Through a Glass Darkly never has a chance to get tedious, which is part of the problem. Writer-director Bergman has just introduced the characters, just established the ground situation, when he tries a graceful segue into the characters and their relationships being familiar... Read full article

Makes a Movie (1963)

By Beatrice on Dec 28, 2017 From Flickers in Time

Makes a Movie ( g?r en film) Directed by Vilgot Sj?man 1963/Sweden Sveriges Radio First viewing/Netflix rental Anyone who has an interest in the filmmaking process or in Bergman owes it to himself to see this film. The movie in question is Winter Light (1963). ?We fo... Read full article

Wild Strawberries (1957, )

By Andrew Wickliffe on Jul 8, 2017 From The Stop Button

Wild Strawberries is about a septuagenarian doctor (Victor Sj?str?m) being awarded an honorary degree. Sj?str?m?s narration sets it up in the first scene, before the opening titles. Director Bergman?s script, through the narration, lays out the entire ground situation before the titles, in fact. Sj?... Read full article

The Seventh Seal (1957, )

By Andrew Wickliffe on Oct 7, 2016 From The Stop Button

The Seventh Seal has a lot of striking imagery. Gunnar Fischer?s cinematography is peerless, but it?s more?it?s how the photography works with the shot composition, how the shots work with one another (Lennart Wall?n?s editing is simultaneously amiable and stunning). And then there?s how it all work... Read full article

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Ingmar Bergman Facts
His grandmother introduced Ingmar to the cinema and went with him to several shows when he was a little boy, always in secrecy since he wasn't allowed to go to the movies by his strict father.

He and Liv Ullmann made 10 movies together: Face to Face (1976), Autumn Sonata (1978), The Passion of Anna (1969), Persona (1966), Saraband (2003) (TV), Scenes from a Marriage (1973), The Serpent's Egg (1977), Shame (1968), Hour of the Wolf (1968) and Cries and Whispers (1972).

Among Woody Allen's biggest idols.

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