Roy Andersson

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Birthday
31, 1943
Birthplace
Sweden
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
31, 1943 (age 76)
Birthplace
Sweden

About

Swedish director of Songs From the Second Floor, which earned him the Jury Prize at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Before Fame

He graduated from the Swedish Film Institute in 1969 and scored a surprise hit with his first feature film A Swedish Love Story.

Trivia

He spent much of his life working in advertising, having directed over 400 TV commercials.

Family Life

He described his first love as a classmate named Mona.

Associated With

He and legendary fellow Swede Ingmar Bergman were both recipients of the Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival.