Malik Bendjelloul

Film director

1977 –

 Credit »
111

Who is Malik Bendjelloul?

Malik Bendjelloul is a Swedish Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker and former child actor. His movie Searching for Sugar Man won the 2013 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. Bendjelloul also won the 2013 BAFTA, Director's Guild of America, Producer's Guild of America, Writer's Guild of America, American Cinema Editors and the 2012 International Documentary Association awards. Bendjelloul acted in the SVT television show Ebba och Didrik as Philip Clavelle in 1990.

Malik is the son of Algerian-born physician Hacène Bendjelloul and Swedish translator and painter Veronica Schildt Bendjelloul.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Sep 14, 1977
Ystad
Also known as
  • Malik Bendjelloul Deauville
  • Malle
Parents
Siblings
Nationality
  • Sweden
Profession

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Malik Bendjelloul." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 1 Oct. 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/biography/malik-bendjelloul/m/0j8f1bq>.

Discuss this Malik Bendjelloul biography with the community:

0 Comments

    Browse Biographies.net