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Jensen, Peter Aalbæk 1956-

Works: 52 works in 163 publications in 9 languages and 5,035 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Horror films  Comedy films 
Roles: Producer, Performer, Author of screenplay, Other, Director
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Most widely held works by Peter Aalbæk Jensen
En kongelig affære = A royal affair by Nikolaj Arcel( Visual )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in Danish and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La princesa Caroline Mathilde de Inglaterra y el desequilibrado Rey Christian VII de Dinamarca viven un matrimonio arreglado que no camina del todo bien. El joven Johann Struensee consigue el codiciado puesto de médico personal del rey que además fungirá como consejero y amigo de Christian. Caroline y Johann inician un romance oculto que no sólo cambiará el rumbo de sus vidas, sino el de toda una nación
Dogville by Lars von Trier( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The beautiful fugitive, Grace arrives in the isolated township of Dogville on the run from a team of gangsters. With some encouragement from Tom, the self-appointed town spokesman, the little community agrees to hide her and in return, Grace agrees to work for them. However, when a search sets in, the people of Dogville demand a better deal in exchange for the risk of harbouring poor Grace and she learns the hard way that in this town, goodness in relative. But Grace has a secret and it is a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever began to bare its teeth..."--Container
Breaking the waves by Lars von Trier( Visual )

37 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bess, a pious, young Scottish woman, prays to God to send her husband, Jan, home from his job on an offshore oil rig. When an accident sends him home paralyzed, she's filled with guilt and submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery. In English with Korean subtitles
Europa by Lars von Trier( Visual )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo Kessler, an American of German descent, visits Germany in 1945. He works as a night conductor on the Zentropa Railway Line, owned by a Nazi sympathiser. Leo attempts to remain neutral to the ongoing purguing of loyalists by the Allied forces, but he falls in love with the railway magnate's daughter
Into the white by Petter Næss( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the beginning of World War II a hostile chance encounter in the skies above the harsh Norwegian wilderness leaves two aircraft, one British, one German, shot down in a remote and isolated region. By strange coincidence the crews seek shelter in the same cabin. They must battle to survive the brutal winter in order to get back to the war and to fighting one another. Although war has made them enemies, as the days go by animosity proves hard to maintain. Mutual need leads to unlikely friendship
Antichrist by Lars von Trier( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this graphic psychodrama, a grief-stricken man and woman retreat to a cabin deep in the woods after the accidental death of their infant son, only to find terror and violence at the hands of nature and, ultimately, each other. But this most confrontational work yet from one of contemporary cinema's most controversial artists is no mere provocation. It is a visually sublime, emotionally ravaging journey to the darkest corners of the possessed human mind
Brothers by Jim Sheridan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Danish and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Michael a une vie rêvée, une carrière militaire prometteuse, une superbe épouse et deux magnifiques filles. Son jeune frère, Jannik est un petit voyou, un hors-la-loi. Quand Michael doit partir en Afghanistan pour une mission de l'ONU, les relations entre les deux frères sont tendues. Lors de son voyage, Michael est porté disparu, présumé mort. Sarah est épaulée par Jannik qui, contre toute attente, prend en charge la famille. Rapidement, Sarah et Jannik se rapprochent et deviennent très complices". --Site wikipédia, consulté le 2 octobre 2014
In a better world = Hævnen by Susanne Bier( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Danish and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story traces elements from a impoverished refugee camp in Sudan to everyday life in a Danish provincial town. The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait. Soon, friendship transforms into a dangerous alliance and a breathtaking pursuit in which life is at stake"--Container
Dancer in the dark by Lars von Trier( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Combining drama and musical theater, this dark fable depicts a factory worker who is gradually losing her eyesight due to a hereditary disease. As she struggles to save money for an operation for her similarly-afflicted son, she finds solace in Hollywood musicals and her fantasies of music and dancing in the drab world she inhabits
Show me love by Lukas Moodysson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and Swedish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Story of Agnes, Elin and their teenage friends growing up in the small town of Åmål. Nothing ever happens until Elin shows up at Agnes' birthday party and Elin's life takes an unexpected turn. Stuck in the middle of two love interests, Elin tries to come to terms with her real self, and the courage it takes to be different"--Container
Smukke dreng = Pretty boy by Carsten Sønder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Danish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nick is 13 years old, fatherless, and weary of living with a mother whose lifestyle takes precedence over her maternal role. He longs for a father, and following the example of a friend, flees to Copenhagen. Nick has a variety of experiences there: a romance with Ralph, an older man (until his girlfriend returns to town); a brief stint with a gang of petty thieves, from whence he moves on to working for their fence; a stint in a commune, and the acquisition of his own girlfriend, Rene. The film is an occasionally bizarre combination of coming-of-age story, a scathing portrayal of callous youthful violence and hedonism, and heavy-handed tragic morality play
Elsker dig for evigt by Susanne Bier( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Danish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grief-stricken woman whose fiancé has been paralyzed from the waist down in a traffic accident starts an affair with a doctor (whose wife was the driver that caused the accident) employed at the hospital where her fiancé is being treated
The element of crime ; Epidemic ; Europa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Element of crime: Von Trier's visually arresting debut sees a police detective attempting to solve a series of grisly crimes using brutal and unconventional means. Epidemic: Stars the director in the lead and filmed without a conventional camera crew, the story concern itself with a doctor attemping to stop the spread of a plague but only making matters worse. Europa: In post WWII Germany, an idealistic young American of German descent tries to help rebuild a damaged country. Soon, however, emotions and conflicting political interests force him to make some difficult decisions
Rompiendo las olas breaking the waves by Lars von Trier( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jan y Bess se aman sin ningún tipo de inhibiciones. Parece una unión perfecta a pesar de la opresión de la comunidad en la que viven. Pero llega el accidente y Jan sabe que no será nunca más el amante de Bess. Por amor a Jan, y por su inocencia, Bess accede a buscarse un amante metiéndose así en una espiral sin salida de un mundo que no comprende
Rued Langgaard by Anker Li( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in Danish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retfærdighedens rytter et juleeventyr( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in Danish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmbyen la nouvelle Mecque du cinéma? by Pablo Tréhin-Marçot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sur la jaquette : "Ville-cinéma créée par Lars von Trier et Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Filmbyen regroupe tous les corps de métier du cinéma, concilliant business et exigence artistique. Ce documentaire retrace l'histoire de Filmbyen, son mode de fonctionnement, les enjeux artistiques et économiques qu'elle soulève au sein de l'industrie cinématographique mondiale."
Fremmed by Stenrosen( Recording )

4 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilbur (wants to kill himself) by Lone Scherfig( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 3 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-locking 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
Italiano para principiantes by Lone Scherfig( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seis personajes se apuntan a un cursillo de italiano donde el ambiente latino rápidamente se extiende y los enredos entre ellos se disparan inmediatamente
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Audience level: 0.33 (from 0.20 for Brothers / ... to 0.97 for Rompiendo ...)

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Peter Aalbæk Jensen productor de cine danés

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