Malik Bendjelloul




Age: 36


Summary: Swedish cash-strapped filmmaker who shot to Hollywood stardom overnight in 2013 with the Oscar-winning music documentary Searching for Sugar Man, which details about an obscure Mexican-American folk-rocker who became a cult hero in apartheid-era South Africa.



Cause of Death: Suicide by unknown method


Born: September 14, 1977


Died: May 13, 2014


Location: Stockholm, Sweden