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searching for sugar man

An Oscar for Sweden's Malik Bendjelloul?

Published fredag 24 augusti 2012 kl 13.04
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(18 min)
Director Malik Bendjelloul. Photo: Victoria Will/AP/Scanpix

A Swedish film is suddenly considered as a serious contender for next year's Academy Awards. The documentary, called Searching for Sugar Man, has been a huge hit at film festivals around the world, and is now also set to be a cinema smash. The man behind it is Swedish tv presenter and producer Malik Bendjelloul and Radio Sweden's Dave Russell has met him.

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