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Jensen, Anders Thomas 1972-

Overview
Works: 193 works in 532 publications in 7 languages and 7,198 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Biographical films  Historical films  Comedy films  Melodrama 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Creator, Conceptor, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anders Thomas Jensen
The duchess by Saul Dibb ( Visual )
21 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true story it is, in its way, a horror story, this portrait of a dazzling young woman at the mercy of the misfortunes of love and the inequalities of the age in which she lived. Married off as an innocent 17-year-old to a much older man, his only interest in the match is her ability to produce a male heir. Installed within the gilded cage of marriage, she discovers he expresses more affection for his dogs than for her. When the first child is female, he takes a mistress and ignores her, until she finds true love--insisting on his lordly right to thwart her. Although she fights hard for her own piece of happiness, eventually, she has to make a choice many, many women will recognize
Efter brylluppet After the wedding by Susanne Bier ( Visual )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Danish and German and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacob, a Danish expatriate, runs a struggling orphanage in one of India's poorest regions. Desperate to save the orphanage from closing, he returns to Denmark to meet Jorgen, a wealthy businessman and potential benefactor. Jorgen invites Jacob to his daughter's wedding, seemingly as a friendly gesture, but the terminally ill Jorgen is also trying to find a new husband for his wife Helene. When Jacob meets Helene, he recognizes her as a person from a past he is trying to forget. The wedding invitation leads to a devastating series of surprises that change Jacob's life and force him to make a bitter choice
Adams Æbler Adam's apples by Anders Thomas Jensen ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Danish and French and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ivan, an unusually optimistic preacher, takes in convicts to help around the remote, rural church to which he ministers. One of his helpers, Adam, is a vicious neo-Nazi serving community service time. Grasping the extent of Ivan's preternatutal determination to look on the bright side of everything, Adam decides to shake Ivan out of his rose-colored world
Hævnen In a better world ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2011 in Danish and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of two Danish families will become entwined when their sons develop an extraordinary but risky friendship. Unfortunately, loneliness, frailty, and sorrow lie in wait
Den skaldede frisør by Susanne Bier ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2013 in Danish and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Philip, an Englishman living in Denmark, is a middle-aged widower and estranged single father. Ida is a Danish hairdresser who has been left by her husband for a younger woman just as she finished cancer treatment. The fates of these two souls are about to come together as they embark for a trip to Italy to attend the wedding of Patrick and Astrid, Philip's son and Ida's daughter. A story about seeking love and having the courage to change your life - even when you think it's too late."--Container
Brødre Brothers by Susanne Bier ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Danish and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An emotionally charged story of two brothers who struggle to find their place within their family after one of them is sent to the war in Afghanistan. The responsible brother at war is missing in action and presumed dead. His less responsible brother gravitates toward his brother's presumed widow and cares for her. When the older brother returns from prison camp with post traumatic stress problems his role and his brother's shift
Wilbur (wants to kill himself) by Lone Scherfig ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Wilbur just won't stop killing himself! His brother Harbour is at the end of his rope. Hoping a girlfriend might inspire Wilbur to live, Harbour turns to the prospects at hand: an ear-licking hospital orderly, a randy suicide counselor and a beguiling single mom who saves him from a noose. In this dark comedy, the relentless pursuit of suicide leads to an unlikely love"--Container
Dogme 4 by Kristian Levring ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the trials and tribulations of a busload of tourists who get stranded in an abandoned mining town in the middle of the African desert. After a fine bout of partying, they fall prey to the heat, isolation, and fear of death that pushes them to the extremes of introspection and emotional exploration. And in a beautifully futile gesture, they begin to rehearse a production of Shakespeare's King Lear, which helps pry open a few fragile psyches
Love is all you need ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hairdresser completes her cancer treatment, walks into her home to celebrate with her family, and is met with a even bigger surprise
In a better world ( Visual )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Danish and English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of two Danish families will become entwined when their sons develop an extraordinary but risky friendship. Unfortunately, loneliness, frailty, and sorrow lie in wait
European short films ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second collection of European short films from Cinema16. This specially compiled two-disc edition of classic, cult and award winning shorts from European filmmakers marks the launch of Cinema16 in the US. It features previously unseen short films and early works by some of today's most notable European filmmakers, as well as award-winning films from its rising stars. The release features some of the best shorts from Cinema16's previous releases as well as some new additions
De grønne slagtere by Anders Thomas Jensen ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two pals decide to open their own butcher shop. Grappling with a competitive market and an evil ex-boss, the two come up with a special dish that suddenly has everyone flocking to their counter - and dying for more
Blinkende lygter by Anders Thomas Jensen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Danish and German and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four childhood buddies, whose only redeeming value is that they only know how to mess up any crime they try to commit. These buddies, dispatched by a mob boss to rob a diplomat, decide to take the money and run. After their van breaks down, they decide to take refuge in an abandoned builiding. Their leader, tired of being a criminal, decides to buy the building and open a restaurant and somehow they manage to unite and are able to turn their lives around
Fear me not ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Danish and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A very depressed father becomes utterly liberated when he takes some experimental anti-depressants. Too bad the experiment is ditched and they try to take his pills away
Murk ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2009 in Multiple languages and Danish and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacobs zusje Julie die na een zelfmoordpoging gehandicapt is geraakt, leert via internet een man kennen, met wie ze heel snel trouwt. Diezelfde avond pleegt zijn zusje zelfmoord en Jacob gaat op onderzoek uit
Hævnen by Susanne Bier ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Danish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Bullied at school, Elias is defended by Christian, a boy greatly troubled over his mother's death. So when the two become involved in an act of revenge with potentially tragic consequences, it's their parents who are left to help them come to terms with the complexity of human emotions, pain and empath."--Container
I Kina spiser de hunde by Lasse Spang Olsen ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Danish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arvid is a regular bank clerk whose life changes radically when he knocks out the bank robber Franz with his squash racket
Mifune by Søren Kragh-Jacobsen ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kresten is enjoying life as a successful businessman and a newlywed (he's just married the boss' daughter). But when he receives a phone call informing him of his father's untimely passing, his comfortable new life is thrown into turmoil. He's kept his poor, small-town past a secret from his new wife and her family and must sneak away to settle family business before his cover is blown
Cinema 16 European short films by Lukas Moodysson ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: Celebrates some of the best short films to have come out of Europe in the last half-century. The majority of the films are accompanied by original audio commentaries, almost always by the directors themselves. Includes many of the early works by now famous filmmakers. Ridley Scott, Lars von Trier, Juan Solanas, Jan Svankmajer and Christopher Nolan are represented
Shorts HD presents The Oscar winning short films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Oscar-winning short films
 
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Jensen, Anders Thomas
Jensen, Anders Thomas 1972-...
Languages
Danish (103)
English (52)
German (6)
Multiple languages (4)
French (3)
Spanish (2)
Dutch (1)
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