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film historian , film producer

Bengt Erik Forslund, Swedish film producer, film historian. Recipient Golden Bug award Swedish Film Institute, 1972, Western Heritage Wrangler award, Los Angeles, 1974. Member Swedish Film Academy, European Film Academy (co-founder, board directors 1987-1990).

Background

Forslund, Bengt Erik was born on June 22, 1932 in Grödinge, Sweden. Son of Erik Karl and Siri Severina (Flodquist) Forslund.

Education

Master of Arts, University Stockholm, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Stockholm, 1980.

Career

From head department educational film to executive producer Svensk Filmindustri, Stockholm, 1960-1972. From executive producer to artistic director The Swedish Film Institute, 1972-1990. Head Nordic Film & television Fund, 1990-1995.

Membership

Member Swedish Film Academy, European Film Academy (co-founder, board directors 1987-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Devil collector, golf, swimming.

Connections

Married Ingrid Maria Enekvist, June 18, 1955. Children: Evalotta, Markus, Niklas. Married Suzanne Andrée Dansereau, May 15, 1970.

father:
Erik Karl Forslund

mother:
Siri Severina (Flodquist) Forslund

spouses:
Ingrid Maria Enekvist

Suzanne Andrée Dansereau

children:
Evalotta Forslund

Markus Forslund

Niklas Forslund