Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Searching For Sugarman Director Dies

Malik Bendjelloul, the acclaimed Swedish film director behind the 2013 Oscar-winning music documentary "Searching for Sugar Man" has died. He was 36. Police in Stockholm wouldn't specify the cause of death.

18 comments:

sandybrook said...

RIP had a whole successful life to look forward to it seems.

TalksTooMuch said...

That's so young, holy cow! RIP

I will wait for Kristin to say if the movie was good, she's into alla that

BeckyMae said...

I haven't seen it but it's meant to be great. He had a heap of money problems apparently..so sad, even after winning an Oscar

Sherry said...

I did see the movie and it was awesome! Highly recommend. Sad this guy died so young. I'll be interested in hearing the cause.

Kristin (Wiglet) said...

TTM, it was pretty good. Interesting story, good music, could've been shorter.

caroline david said...

Great documentary

RIP

Froggy England said...

That's very young, very tragic, rip.

8=====D aka Lil Tool. KermitGosnellKnobJockey said...

RIP

sugarbread maker said...

Sad rip

zaaaaahra said...

It was suicide. RIP.

Sherry said...

NO WAY Zaaaaahra! Oh man...hate that.

RustyJ said...

One of the best Documentaries that I have ever seen. Very sad that this talented young man is gone. RIP

Krgl420 said...

Omg amazing documentary. Absolutely worth watching, like now. I believe it is available on demand....

rajahcat said...

sad

auntliddy said...

suicide. Rest in peace my friend.

__-__=__ said...

Very sad. RIP

Sus said...

This is so sad. RIP.

BitterBlondin said...

It was suicide, his brother confirmed. Very sad.