Lasse Hallström

2 Jun 1946

Director, Writer, Producer

Lars
Sven "Lasse" Hallström is a Swedish film director. He was nominated
for an Academy Award for Best Director for My Life as a Dog (Mitt liv som hund)
(1985) and later for The Cider House Rules (1999). Hallström
learned his craft making music videos, in particular for the group ABBA. Since
the international success of My Life as a Dog (1985), for which he was
nominated for Academy Awards for writing and directing, Hallström has worked in
American movies. His first notable American success was What's Eating Gilbert
Grape (1993). He reached his greatest level of prominence when he was nominated
for an Academy Award for best director for the critically acclaimed movie The
Cider House Rules (1999) and then later directed the well-received film
Chocolat (2000), both of which were nominated for the Academy Award for Best
Picture. His 2012
film The Hypnotist was selected as the Swedish entry for the Best Foreign
Language Oscar at the 85th Academy Awards, but it did not make the final
shortlist.

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Filmography (29 titles)

Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2017)
···A Dog's Purpose
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 2014)
···The Hundred-Foot Journey
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2013)
···Safe Haven
Genre: Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 2012)
···Hypnotisören
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2011)
···Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2010)
···Dear John
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Role: Director
(movie, 2009)
···Hachi: A Dog's Tale
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2009)
···Hachiko: A Dog's Story
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2007)
···The Hoax
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2006)
···Open Window
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Producer
(movie, 2005)
···Casanova
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 2005)
···An Unfinished Life
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
Genre: Music, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2001)
···The Shipping News
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 2000)
···Chocolat
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
7.6The Cider House Rules
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1995)
···Something to Talk About
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
Genre: Romance, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1991)
···Once Around
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(series, 1987)
···Alla vi barn i Bullerbyn
Genre: Family
Role: Director
(movie, 1986)
···Alla vi Barn i Bullerbyn
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 1985)
···Mitt liv som hund
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1983)
···Två killar och en tjej
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1981)
···Tuppen
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1979)
···Jag är med barn
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
(mini-series, 1977)
···Semlons gröna dalar
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1975)
···En kille och en tjej
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director