FILM DIRECTOR

Bo Widerberg

1930 - 1997

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Bo Gunnar Widerberg (Swedish: [ˈbuː ˈvîːdɛrbærj]; 8 June 1930 – 1 May 1997) was a Swedish film director, writer, editor and actor. Widerberg was born in Malmö, Malmöhus County, Sweden. Bo Widerberg began his career as a writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bo Widerberg has received more than 120,148 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 24 in 2019). Bo Widerberg is the 434th most popular film director (down from 374th in 2019), the 320th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 279th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swedish Film Director.

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Among FILM DIRECTORS

Among film directors, Bo Widerberg ranks 434 out of 2,041Before him are Ladislao Vajda, Oskar Fischinger, Maurice Pialat, David Yates, Takashi Miike, and Walter Lantz. After him are Delmer Daves, Yuri Norstein, Ariane Mnouchkine, Arthur Hiller, Thomas Vinterberg, and Jacques Tourneur.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1930, Bo Widerberg ranks 163Before him are Jo Bonnier, Sergiu Nicolaescu, Carolyn Jones, Claude Bolling, Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada, and Veljo Tormis. After him are Chus Lampreave, Nguyễn Ngọc Loan, Dani Karavan, Václav Vorlíček, Todor Veselinović, and Venantino Venantini. Among people deceased in 1997, Bo Widerberg ranks 98Before him are Jacinto Quincoces, Chiang Wei-kuo, Martin Schwarzschild, Allan Edwall, Jambyn Batmönkh, and Hubert Blaine Wolfeschlegelsteinhausenbergerdorff Sr.. After him are Félix Candela, Robert Serber, Shintaro Katsu, Hans Robert Jauss, Jean Françaix, and Jean-Dominique Bauby.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Bo Widerberg ranks 320 out of 1,879Before him are Otto Nordenskjöld (1869), Lasse Berghagen (1945), Allan Edwall (1924), Eric Lemming (1880), Reine Wisell (1941), and Erik Dahlbergh (1625). After him are Prince Oscar Bernadotte (1859), Eli Heckscher (1879), Ingeborg Magnusdotter of Sweden (1277), Anette Olzon (1971), Rolf Lassgård (1955), and Martin van Meytens (1695).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Sweden

Among film directors born in Sweden, Bo Widerberg ranks 6Before him are Ingmar Bergman (1918), Lasse Hallström (1946), Victor Sjöström (1879), Roy Andersson (1943), and Sven Nykvist (1922). After him are Alf Sjöberg (1903), Jan Troell (1931), Vilgot Sjöman (1924), Ruben Östlund (1974), Olle Hellbom (1925), and Hasse Ekman (1915).

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