Ingmar Bergman14th Jul 1918 — 30th Jul 2007 (Aged: 89) · Uppsala, Sweden
Ernst Ingmar Bergman (14 July 1918 – 30 July 2007) was a Swedish director, writer and producer for film, stage and television. His influential body of work dealt with bleakness and despair as well as comedy and hope. Described by Woody Allen as "probably the greatest film artist, all things considered, since the invention of the motion picture camera", he is recognized as one of the most accomplished and influential film directors of all time. However, despite critical acclaim, his films rarely earned large grosses or gained wide audiences.
He directed over sixty films and documentaries for cinematic release and for television, m... Read more