|Born||Jan Mikael Håfström
1 July 1960
|Occupation||Film director, screenwriter|
Håfström's 2003 film, Evil, was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 76th Academy Awards. His slasher film, Drowning Ghost, screened at the 2004 Cannes Film Market.
Håfström directed 1408, a horror film based on the Stephen King short story of the same name and starring John Cusack, in 2007. He collaborated with Cusack again in Shanghai, which premiered at the 2010 Shanghai International Film Festival.
|2001||Days Like This||director, writer||Leva Livet|
|2004||Drowning Ghost||director, writer||Strandvaskaren|
|1992||Hassel: De Giriga||director, writer|
|1997||Chock 1: The Angel of Death||director|
|1997||Chock 2: Kött||writer|
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