Swedish actor Max von Sydow dies at 90

Swedish actor Max von Sydow dies at 90

The Swedish actor Max von Sydow, who appeared in films and series including Star Wars and Game of Thrones, has died at the age of 90.

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IN PICTURES: Legendary Swedish actress Bibi Andersson leaves behind ‘hole of loss’

Pippi Longstocking parrot dies after reaching ‘biblical age’

Pippi Longstocking parrot dies after reaching ‘biblical age’

Interview: Claire Foy talks #MeToo, Lisbeth Salander and Stockholm

Interview: Claire Foy talks #MeToo, Lisbeth Salander and Stockholm

The Malmö film-maker who spent 15-years following local rapper Leslie Tay

The Malmö film-maker who spent 15-years following local rapper Leslie Tay

In pictures: You can now buy Greta Garbo’s seaside home

In pictures: You can now buy Greta Garbo’s seaside home

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: You, the Living

Swedish film honoured at Thessaloniki film festival

Swedish film honoured at Thessaloniki film festival

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: Jönssonligan

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: Zozo

The Local’s Swedish film of the month: My Life as a Dog

The Local’s Swedish film of the month: My Life as a Dog

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15 movies that will help you discover Sweden without leaving your couch

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The Local’s Swedish film of the month: The Sacrifice

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Ten new (and old) Swedish films to add to your bucket list

China’s richest man buys Nordic cinema firm for $930m

China’s richest man buys Nordic cinema firm for $930m

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Movies Swedish film buffs want you to watch right now

The day Alexander Skarsgård got hurt during a sex scene

The day Alexander Skarsgård got hurt during a sex scene

Eight hot Swedish Hollywood acts you need to know about

Eight hot Swedish Hollywood acts you need to know about

Six gems from Sweden’s independent cinema scene

Six gems from Sweden’s independent cinema scene

Vikander and Fassbender refuse to kiss for camera

Vikander and Fassbender refuse to kiss for camera

Bollywood beams into cities across Sweden

Bollywood beams into cities across Sweden

Fans go ape for Swedish Tarzan hunk Skarsgård

Fans go ape for Swedish Tarzan hunk Skarsgård

Swedish star speaks out on Hollywood pay gap

Swedish star speaks out on Hollywood pay gap

Scandinavian couple pick up Sundance gong

Scandinavian couple pick up Sundance gong

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A closer look at Sweden’s rising stars

The woman who wants Sweden’s gender rating at a cinema near you

The woman who wants Sweden’s gender rating at a cinema near you

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Astoria sells cinemas to SF Bio

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Swedish cinema chain caught in website controversy

‘Mobile porn’ funded by Swedish state

‘Mobile porn’ funded by Swedish state

Stockholm film festival announces award recipients

Stockholm film festival announces award recipients

Swedes brace for movie version of Stieg Larsson thriller

Swedes brace for movie version of Stieg Larsson thriller

Stieg Larsson thriller proves a hit at the box office

Stieg Larsson thriller proves a hit at the box office

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Young Swedish film director takes Hollywood by storm

Swedes snap up tickets as second ‘Millennium’ film opens

Swedes snap up tickets as second ‘Millennium’ film opens

American filmmakers take a crack at Swedish Midsummer

American filmmakers take a crack at Swedish Midsummer

Luke Perry: from 90s teen hearthrob to Swedish film star

Luke Perry: from 90s teen hearthrob to Swedish film star

‘Millennium’ trilogy heading to Hollywood

‘Millennium’ trilogy heading to Hollywood

Best Picture honours for first ‘Millennium’ thriller

Best Picture honours for first ‘Millennium’ thriller

George Clooney says sorry over Jämtland snub

George Clooney says sorry over Jämtland snub

Spotify poaches radio revenues

Spotify poaches radio revenues

Extreme politics and Gus Van Sant in focus at Stockholm Film Festival

Extreme politics and Gus Van Sant in focus at Stockholm Film Festival

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‘Nothing wrong’ with naked Swedish farm student video

‘Some middle-aged men choose a Harley, I chose a nose clip’

‘Some middle-aged men choose a Harley, I chose a nose clip’

Sweden gets closer to Golden Globe glory

Sweden gets closer to Golden Globe glory

Sweden opens first-ever cinema for dogs

Sweden opens first-ever cinema for dogs

Foreign language Oscar to Persbrandt film

Foreign language Oscar to Persbrandt film

Love is in the air at 2011 Stockholm Film Festival

Love is in the air at 2011 Stockholm Film Festival

Swedish sex hashtag takes Twitter by storm

Swedish sex hashtag takes Twitter by storm

Max von Sydow snags Oscar nomination

Max von Sydow snags Oscar nomination

US filmmaker aims to ‘capture the essence of Swedish summer’

US filmmaker aims to ‘capture the essence of Swedish summer’

New film tackles Olof Palme’s complex legacy

New film tackles Olof Palme’s complex legacy

‘Olof Palme was more American than Swedish’

‘Olof Palme was more American than Swedish’

Power, Pussy Riot and Redford hit Stockholm

Power, Pussy Riot and Redford hit Stockholm

Bleak future for Swedish cinemas: expert

Bleak future for Swedish cinemas: expert

Twilight fans’ blood boils as Swedish age limit upheld

Twilight fans’ blood boils as Swedish age limit upheld

Swedish documentary snags Oscar nomination

Swedish documentary snags Oscar nomination

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Eat, Sleep, Die dominates Swedish film awards

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Nordic ‘folklore zombie’ to hit Swedish cinemas

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Five best Swedish Oscar moments revealed

Sweden takes home three Academy Awards

Sweden takes home three Academy Awards

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Ten weirdest Swedish movie title translations

Disney to make film of Swede’s 100-year-old tale

Disney to make film of Swede’s 100-year-old tale