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us: Sjöman, Vilgot

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    • us: Sjöman, David Harald Vilgot
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Stockholm (Sweden)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Stockholm (Sweden)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Stockholms universitet
        • Organization: (naf) University of California, Los Angeles
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Motion pictures
          (lcsh) Motion picture industry
            (lcsh) Motion pictures--Production and direction
              (lcsh) Motion picture authorship
                (lcsh) Acting
                  (lcsh) Feature films
                    (lcsh) Theater--Production and direction
                      (lcsh) Playwriting
                        (lcsh) Fiction
                      • occupation

                          (naf) Motion picture producers and directors
                            (naf) Screenwriters
                              (naf) Actors
                                (naf) Theatrical producers and directors
                                  (naf) Dramatists
                                    (naf) Novelists
                                • Sources

                                  • found: Author's Lektorn ... 1948.
                                  • found: Syskonbädd 1782, [2014]: opening credits (ein film av Vilgot Sjöman)
                                  • found: Katz, E. The film encyclopedia, ©2008: page 1321 (Vilgot Sjöman; director)
                                  • found: Halliwell's filmgoer's and video viewer's companion, ©1993: page 703 (Vilgot Sjöman; Swedish director)
                                  • found: Björkman, S. Film in Sweden, ©1977: pages 118-120 (Vilgot Sjöman; actor, director, writer; made his début as an novelist in 1948; has written and directed for the stage)
                                  • found: McIlroy, B. World cinema 2, Sweden, 1986: pages 100-103 (Vilgot Sjöman; came late to film direction after a long apprenticeship; acted in Bergman's stage production of A midsummer night's dream in 1942; after studying literary history at Stockholm University, became a scriptwriter for films; studied film at UCLA; made first feature film, Älskarinnan (The mistress), in 1962)
                                  • found: IMDb, April 29, 2015 (Vilgot Sjöman; director, writer, actor; born on December 2, 1924 in Stockholm, Sweden; died, April 9, 2006 in Stockholm, Sweden)
                                  • found: New York times WWW site, Apr. 11, 2006 (Vilgot Sjoman; b. David Harald Vilgot Sjoman, Dec. 2, 1924, Stockholm; d. there Sunday [Apr. 9, 2006], aged 81; Swedish filmmaker whose notoriously risqué I am curious (yellow), made in 1967 for $160,000, sufficiently alarmed censors to generate millions at the box office and jump-start a new cinematic explicitness)
                                  • found: Info. converted from 678, 2012-10-02 (b. 1924)
                                • LC Classification

                                  • PT9875.S547
                                • Change Notes

                                  • 1980-07-30: new
                                  • 2015-05-12: revised
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