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Hans Alfredson

Actor/director

Born - 28 June 1931, Malmo, Sweden
Died - 10 September 2017

Cheerful, chunky, bristlingly moustachioed Swedish actor, director and comedian. But it was as a director that he made his most notable international impact. Acting from his early twenties, he was seen in A Difficult Pastorate (1958), Swedish Portraits (1964), Stimulantia (1967), Shame (1968), Pippi on the Run (1970), The Emigrants (1971), The New Land (1972), The Adventures of Picasso (1978), Sista Budet (1981), Jim and the Prates (1987), Roy & Roger's Bilservice (1990), Jerusalem (1996), Sophie's World (1999), Day and Night (2004), The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2009) and Ice Dragon (2012), his last. As director, he made Laden (1968), Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled Story (1977), The Simple-Minded Murderer (1982), Falsk Som Vatten (1985), Jim and the Pirates, Vargens Tid (1988), Tingel Tangel (1990) and others. He was married to his wife Gunilla for more than 60 years.