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Daniel Bergman

Daniel Bergman
Daniel Bergman.jpg
Daniel Bergman, pictured in 1988
BornDaniel Sebastian Bergman
(1962-09-07) 7 September 1962 (age 56)
Danderyd, Stockholms län, Sweden
Parent(s)Ingmar Bergman
Käbi Laretei
RelativesLena Bergman (paternal half-sister)
Eva Bergman (paternal half-sister)
Mats Bergman (paternal half-brother)
Anna Bergman (paternal half-sister)
Linn Ullmann (paternal half-sister)

Daniel Sebastian Bergman (Swedish: [ˈbærjman]; born 7 September 1962) is a Swedish film director. He is the son of Ingmar Bergman and Käbi Laretei.

As a child, Bergman appeared in a 1967 Swedish program called Stimulantia, which consisted of eight episodes, one of which was directed by his father Ingmar. The short, 16-minute film focuses on the first two years of Daniel's life. His mother Käbi is also seen.[1]

He was the assistant director of Andrei Tarkovsky on Offret (The Sacrifice, 1986).

Bergman directed an episode of the Swedish horror series Chock, with Ernst-Hugo Järegård.

Bergman's independent ability as a director was seen as compromised following the 1992 film Sunday's Children, which he directed with his father providing the screenplay. The film was seen in Swedish reviews as an attempt by Ingmar to boost the career of his son.[2]

Selected filmography

External links


  1. ^ Vermilye, Jerry. Ingmar Bergman: His Life and Films.
  2. ^ Roger W. Oliver. Ingmar Bergman: An Artist's Journey.