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My Life as a Dog

Mitt liv som hund

Directed by Lasse Hallström
Sweden, 1985


My Life as a Dog tells the story of Ingemar, a working-class twelve-year-old sent to live with his uncle in a country village when his mother falls ill. Once there, Ingemar finds refuge from his misfortunes and unexpected adventure with the help of the town’s warmhearted eccentrics.

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My Life as a Dog Directed by Lasse Hallström

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival


Academy Awards

1988 | 2 nominations including: Best Director

Miami International Film Festival


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