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Gunnel Lindblom

Actress/director

Born - 18 December 1931, Gothenberg, Sweden
Died - 24 January 2021

Brunette, dark-eyed Swedish actress, a favourite of director Ingmar Bergman and often seen in sombre, brooding, sensual roles. She made her debut straight from drama studies in Karlek/Love (1952). The association with Bergman, which had started in the theatre, continued in films: The Seventh Seal (1957), Wild Strawberries (1957), The Virgin Spring (1959), Winter Light (1961), The Silence (1963) and Scenes from a Marriage (1973). Among many others, she was also seen in Loving Couples (1964), Rapture (1965), Hunger (1966), The Father (1969), Brother Carl (1971), Misfire (1978), Sally and Freedom (1981, which she also directed), Behind the Shutters (1984), Hedda Gabler (1992), Expectations (1997), Passing Darkness (2000) and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009), her last feature. She also wrote and directed the films Paradistorg (1977) and Sommarkvallar pa Jorden (1987).