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Jensen, Peter Aalbæk 1956-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 101 publications in 8 languages and 4,545 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Interviews  Fiction  Horror films 
Roles: Producer, Author of screenplay, Performer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Peter Aalbæk Jensen
Dogville by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grace arrives in the isolated town of Dogville, on the run from gangsters. The townspeople agree to hide her. However, when outsiders start looking for the fugitive, the locals make demands of Grace in exchange for the risk of harboring her. But Grace has a secret and its a dangerous one. Dogville may regret it ever decided to bare its teeth
En kongelig affære = A royal affair by Nikolaj Arcel ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in Danish and held by 878 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 )
19 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 730 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 )
14 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in Germany 1945 as the Americans are in the process of de-Nazifying & demilitarising Germany. A young American with German parents gets a job as a sleeping car conductor on a train. He becomes embroiled in a world of chaos & corruption when he falls in love with a suspected terrorist
Into the white ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Norwegian and held by 443 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 friendship
Brødre Brothers by Susanne Bier ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Danish 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
Antichrist by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 407 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
Hævnen In a better world ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Danish and held by 208 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
Dancer in the dark by Lars von Trier ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selma, a factory worker in rural America and single mother, is losing her eyesight from a hereditary disease. Determined to protect her 10-year-old son from the same fate, Selma is saving her money to get him an operation. In the evenings, Selma escapes by rehearsing for a production of The sound of music with her best friend. When a neighbor betrays her trust, Selma's life spirals out of control and the lines between reality and fantasy blur
Smukke dreng Pretty boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Danish and held by 12 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
The element of crime Epidemic ; Europa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 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
Open hearts by Susanne Bier ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Danish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Cecilie et Joachim allaient se marier quand Marie renverse le jeune homme en voiture et le laisse paralysé. Rongée par la culpabilité, Marie demande à son mari, Niels, de réconforter Cecilie. Ce dernier en tombe éperdument amoureux. De son côté, Joachim rejette Cecilie, qui peine à résister au réconfort que lui apporte Niels. Un film sur la fidélité, l'amour et la culpabilité"
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 )
3 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Open hearts a Susan Bier film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Danish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A grief-stricken, lonely girl whose partner has been paralysed from the waist down in a traffic accident starts an affair with a doctor at the hospital where he is being treated
Rued Langgaard ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in Danish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le onde del destino = Breaking the waves ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nord della Scozia: dopo che il marito Jan è rimasto paralizzato in un incidente su una piattaforma petrolifera, la virginale Bess, da lui istigata, si degrada come una prostituta, convincendosi che è l'unico modo di guarirlo. Messa al bando dalla comunità dei bacchettoni locali porterà la sua missione fino al sacrificio. (Mereghetti)
Italiano para principiantes ( 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
Fire erhvervsledere siger ja ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Danish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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