Pernilla August


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Pernilla August Nominations & Awards


 - Best Director WINNER
 - Best Supporting Actress WINNER
 - Best Leading Actress WINNER
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
   (Call Girl)
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED
   (Miss Kicki)
 - Best Supporting Actress NOMINATED
 - Best Leading Actress NOMINATED

Cannes Film Festival

 - Best Leading Actress WINNER
Pernilla August . He has won three Guldbagge Awards and an Cannes Film Festival. He's known for Star Wars. Episode II: Attack of the Clones (2002), Star Wars. Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999) and Call Girl (2012).

All Movies of Pernilla August

  • Swoon
    The plot consists of different course of events, feelings and colorful pictures in a staggering tale of war, rivalry, betrayal and forbidden love. A story that lies in events recounted by descendants of Ninni and John's reality.
    Sweden  2019
  • Britt-Marie Was Here
    Britt-Marie, 63 years old, has just left a 40 year old marriage and her long life as a house wife. Being told she is a nagging passive agressive aunt, the new, only job, in small town Borg will be quite challinging. Small town of ...
    Sweden  2019
  • Den allvarsamma leken
    Once Lydia was the innocent girl - a daughter of a painter - that young journalist Arvid fell in love with out in the archipelago. Or did he? Did he fall in love with the idea of what love is supposed to be? In its clearest, most ...
    Director of the film
    Sweden  2016
  • White People
    Alex is on the way to the store when she is arrested by police and put into custody. Without knowing when or if she’ll be going home – or even deported – Alex begins to plan an escape.
    Sweden  2015
  • Gentlemen
    Set during the post-WWII era, “Gentlemen” centers around the flamboyant and charismatic Morgan brothers. Beaten up, bruised, and scared, a young writer hides in a Stockholm apartment, writing the story of its disappeared inhab...
    Character: Greta Morgan
    Sweden  2014
  • Trespassing Bergman
    Ingmar Bergman's home on Fårö island occupies something of a mythical status among legendary filmmakers as Woody Allen, Michael Haneke, Martin Scorsese, Ridley Scott, Tomas Alfredson, Francis Ford Coppola, Wes Anderson, Takeshi ...
    Character: Herself - Interviewee
    Sweden  2013
  • Hamilton: In the Interest of the Nation
    Special agent Hamilton goes undercover and joins a Russian mafia organization that smuggles swedish weapons to terrorists. Suddenly they are attacked by unknown group of heavily armed men who kill everybody except Hamilton and tak...
    Sweden  2012
  • The Last Sentence
    Torgny Segerstedt was one of the leading journalists in Sweden in the 20th century. He fought a one man battle against Hitler and the Nazi regime until his death in 1945.
    Character: Maja Forssman
    Sweden  2012
  • Call Girl
    Call Girl is set in the late 1970s - a time time of women's liberation, sexual revolution, Swedish neutrality, nuclear power and social security. The film takes us on a trip from the very bottom of society, along dark back streets...
    Character: Dagmar Glans
    Sweden  2012
  • Beyond
    A drama set in 1970s Sweden and centred on a young woman's experiences growing up in a home riddled with abuse and alcoholism.
    Director of the film
    Sweden  2010
  • A Rational Solution
    A quartet of sterling performances from some of Sweden's top actors (including the wonderful Pernille August) anchors Jorgen Bergmark's tragicomedy about a marriage counseling couple who find themselves in deep water when the husb...
    Sweden  2009
  • Miss Kicki
    Miss Kicki is a relationship drama about a complicated mother´s love. Kicki and her teenage son Viktor tries to patch up lost years together by going on holiday to Taiwan. What the son doesn't know is that his mother is mostly ma...
    Sweden  2009
  • Search
    Woman, 38, no children no husband! Lisa wants a change of life. She starts internet dating, but it turns out that the more men she meets, the further from family happiness she finds herself. An absurdly realistic journey through t...
    Sweden  2006
  • Drabet (Manslaughter)
    A college professor abandons his family and his career in order to champion his mistress, a student radical accused of killing a policeman.
    Denmark  2005
  • Mouth to Mouth
    The teenage girl Vera left her family after an incident at home, and is now living with a middle-aged drug addict, Morgan, who is using her as a prostitute to get money for drugs and debts. Meanwhile, the rest of her family is fal...
    Sweden  2005
  • Day and Night
    DAY AND NIGHT is about people that love and want to be loved. It's the story of a father, his young son, his unfaithful wife, her secret lover, his young mistress, his lonely sister, his forgetful mother, a fanatic football coach,...
    Sweden  2004
  • Daybreak
    Sweden, shortly before Christmas. Surgeon Rickard is told the job he expected goes to a Dane, because of his substance abuse. It's too late to cancel dinner with his in-laws. The guest couple announces their in-vitro is a success....
    Sweden  2003
  • Details
    Emma, a young author, goes to see Erik, the publishing editor whom she's sent her debut novel. Their meeting leads to a love affair. The middle-aged Erik leaves his wife. What Erik doesn't know is that Emma recently began a relati...
    Sweden  2003
  • I Am Dina
    In Northern Norway during the 1860s, a little girl named Dina accidentally causes her mother's death. Overcome with grief, her father refuses to raise her, leaving her in the care of the household servants. Dina grows up wild and ...
    Denmark  2002
  • Star Wars. Episode II: Attack of the Clones
    In the second installment of the Star Wars series, EPISODE II--ATTACK OF THE CLONES, Anakin Skywalker (Hayden Christensen) is now a teenage Jedi apprentice to Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor). Together they must protect Senator Padm...
    Character: Shmi Skywalker
    United States  2002
  • The Bomber (Deadline)
    The Victoriastadium is totally destroyed in a bomb attack and Christina Furhage, head-responsible for the Olympic Games in Stockholm, dies with it. Why did someone destroy the stadium and why is Christina murdered? The police desp...
    Sweden  2001
  • Gossip
    Ten actresses test films for the title role of a remake of "Queen Christina".
    Sweden  2000
  • Star Wars. Episode I: The Phantom Menace
    The first of three prequels to George Lucas’s celebrated STAR WARS films, EPISODE I - THE PHANTOM MENACE is set some 30 years before STAR WARS: EPISODE IV - A NEW HOPE in the era of the Republic. Naboo, a peaceful planet governe...
    Character: Shmi Skywalker
    United States  1999
  • The Glass-blower's Children
    This is the story of two children, Klas and Klara, growing up in the poor Swedish countryside of the mid-19th century. Their father Albert is a glass-blower, famous for his beautiful vases, but still unable to earn enough money fo...
    Character: Sofia
    Sweden  1998
  • Jerusalem
    In the late nineteenth century, a small Swedish community is torn apart when Hellgum (Sven-Bertil Taube), a charismatic preacher from America, sets up a congregation on the estate of Karin (Pernilla August), the daughter of the ri...
    Sweden  1997
  • Lumière and Company
    In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Lumière brothers' first films, filmmakers Sarah Moon and Philippe Poulet challenged 39 renowned international directors to each complete a 52-second film using the original Cinematog...
    Character: Anna Åkerblom (segment "Liv Ullman")
    France  1995
  • The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (TV Series)
    The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles was based on the Indiana Jones series of films. The series follows the Indiana Jones character (as a young boy and as a young man) as he was growing up and experiencing his early adventures where...
    Character:  Emilie / ... 2 episodes, 1993
    United States  1992
  • The Best Intentions
    The story of Ingmar Bergman's parents. In 1909, poor theology student Henrik Bergman falls in love with Anna Åkerbloom, the daughter of a rich family in Uppsala. After their wedding Henrik becomes a priest in the north of Sweden....
    Character: Anna Bergman
    Sweden  1992