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Jensen, Peter Aalbæk 1956-

Works: 41 works in 129 publications in 8 languages and 4,901 library holdings
Genres: Drama  War films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Film remakes  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Romance films  Action and adventure films  Horror films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Director, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Most widely held works by Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Dogville by Lars von Trier( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 916 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
En kongelig affære = A royal affair by Nikolaj Arcel( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in Danish and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The passionate and forbidden romance between Johann Friedrich Struensee, the royal physician, and the young but strong-willed Queen Caroline Mathilda, wife of the mad Danish king Christian VII, leads to a revolution that changes an entire nation
Breaking the waves by Lars von Trier( Visual )

34 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 841 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
Europa by Lars von Trier( Visual )

20 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 530 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 sympathizer. Leo attempts to remain neutral to the ongoing purging of loyalists by the Allied forces, but he falls in love with the railway magnate's daughter
Into the white( Visual )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 495 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( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 434 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 Susanne Bier( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Danish and Spanish and held by 410 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
Hævnen In a better world by Susanne Bier( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in Danish and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anton es un idealista médico danés que trabaja en un campo de refugiados de un país africano que está en guerra. Su mujer y su hijo Elia viven solos en Dinamarca. El niño es maltratado en la escuela por sus compañeros y se siente aislado. Pero cuando llega al colegio Christian, un niño huérfano de madre que expresa su dolor por medio de la violencia, él y Elia simpatizan y se hacen amigos. El problema es que esa amistad se convierte en un peligroso juego de venganza y rabia que, además de perturbar la vida de sus familias, lleva a Anton a cuestionarse sus ideales
Dancer in the dark by Lars von Trier( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 43 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
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 7 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
Retfærdighedens rytter et juleeventyr( Visual )

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

Rued Langgaard( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in Danish and held by 4 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 2 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
Peter Aalbæk Jensen - i Koplevs krydsfelt( Recording )

2 editions published in 2002 in Danish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sange fra drejebogen by Tommy Kenter( Recording )

2 editions published in 2006 in Danish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Peter Aalbæk Jensen filmproducent uit Denemarken

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