Sven Nykvist Swedish cinematographer

Sven Nykvist is a 83 years old Swedish cinematographer from Alvesta Municipality. Sven Nykvist was born on December 03, 1922 (died on September 20, 2006, he was 83 years old) in Alvesta Municipality as Sven Vilhem Nykvist.



Sven Vilhem Nykvist was a Swedish cinematographer. He worked on over 120 films but is known especially for his work with director Ingmar Bergman. He won Academy Awards for his work on two Bergman films Cries and Whispers in 1973 and Fanny and Alexander in 1983 and the Independent Spirit Award for Best Cinematography for The Unbearable Lightness of Being.
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His real name:
Birth name of Sven Nykvist is Sven Vilhem Nykvist
Is Sven Nykvist still alive?

No, he died on 09/20/2006, 16 years ago. He was 83 years old when he died. He died in Stockholm


Sven Nykvist Movies (104)

There are 104 movies of Sven Nykvist.

His first feature film was What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993). He was 71 when he starred in this movie. Since 1993, he has appeared in 104 feature films. The last one is Bygga bilder: Anna Asp om scenografi (1990). In this movie, we watched him as himself .

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Sven Nykvist movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Sven Nykvist TV Shows (3)

His first TV Show was Scenes from a Marriage (1973).

Awards (2)

Awarded Academy Award for Best Cinematography , awarded César Award for Best Cinematography in 1975 ,

What was Sven's zodiac sign?

Sven Nykvist zodiac sign was sagittarius.

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