Vilgot Sjöman
Date of Birth
Dec 02, 1924
Birth Place:
Stockholm, Sweden

Biography

Best known for 1968's twin arthouse succès de scandales I Am Curious (Yellow) and I Am Curious (Blue), Swedish writer/director Vilgot Sjöman sustained a long and varied career as a filmmaker -- a fact generally overlooked by cinephiles on the near side of the Atlantic, where the majority of his features (sadly) fell through the cracks of distribution, evading cinematic and video release. In his...