Jan Troell

Jul 23, 1931
Limhamn, Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden


Before becoming one of Sweden's leading film directors in the mid-'60s, Jan Troell spent nine years as an elementary school educator. In the early '60s, he began making amateur films. One of them, Stad, the story of a boy looking for his lost turtle, was aired on television in 1960. In 1961, Troell began making television documentaries such as Baten/The… More


Jan Troell Videos

Everlasting Moments
2 minutes 5 seconds
The Last Sentence 2014
2 minutes 26 seconds
Zandy's Bride
3 minutes 7 seconds

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