Kay Pollak

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Kay Pollak
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Kay Pollak in Berlin 2005
Born (1938-05-21) 21 May 1938 (age 77)
Gothenburg, Sweden
Occupation Film director
Years active 1972 - 2004

Kay Pollak (born 21 May 1938) is a Swedish film director.


After a long break from film-making, he returned in 2004 with As It Is in Heaven (Så som i himmelen), a major box office success in Sweden. The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. It was also nominated for no less than eight Swedish Guldbagge Awards, including Best Direction and Best Film, but received none.

TV and Filmography[edit]


  1. ^ "10th Moscow International Film Festival (1977)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-13. 
  2. ^ "Barnens ö (1980)". Swedish Film Institute. 9 March 2014. 
  3. ^ "IMDB.com: Awards for Children's Island". imdb.com. Retrieved 2010-08-22. 
  4. ^ "Berlinale: 1986 Programme". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2011-01-14. 

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