|Swedish filmmaker Malik Bendjelloul took his own life at 36|
The documentary won an Oscar last year, the first Swedish film to win an Academy Award since Ingmar Bergman's Fanny and Alexander in 1984.
|Bendjelloul helped revive Sixto Rodriguez's career, now 71|
|The young director accepting the Academy Award last year|
|The documentary received numerous international accolades|
Bendjelloul was a true artist, staying focused on his goal despite the adverse challenges he faced. When you watch Searching for Sugar Man, you can see it was a labour of love, and also it was too good a story to resist not telling.