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´Searching for Sugar Man´
director dies aged 36

Telegraph U.K., by Catherine Gee

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Posted By:Toledo, 5/14/2014 7:53:49 AM

Malik Bendjelloul, the Swedish filmmaker behind the Oscar-winning documentary Searching for Sugar Man, has died at the age of 36. Police spokeswoman Pia Glenvik confirmed his death to the Associated Press, revealing that he had been found late on Tuesday in Stockholm. She did not specify the cause of death but said that the police did not believe it to be suspicious. Bendjelloul documented the life and career of the elusive Seventies musician Sixto Rodriguez in the 2012 film Searching For Sugar Man, which went on to win a slew of awards, including an Oscar and a Bafta, and was

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Udanja99, 5/14/2014 10:05:49 AM     (No. 9848109)

That´s a very bizarre name for a Swede.

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