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Jensen, Anders Thomas 1972-

Overview
Works: 226 works in 877 publications in 11 languages and 10,549 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Biographical films  Historical films  Western films  Science fiction films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Melodrama 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, fmd, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Author, Restager , Conceptor, Performer, fmp, Creator, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anders Thomas Jensen
The dark tower( Visual )

21 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the best-selling book series by highly-acclaimed author Stephen King. The last Gunslinger, Roland has been locked in an eternal battle with the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the epic battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.--From container
The duchess by Saul Dibb( Visual )

36 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,818 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
In a better world = Hævnen by Susanne Bier( Visual )

54 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 884 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 iwth the complexity of human emotions, pain and empath."--Container
Efter Brylluppet = After the Wedding by Susanne Bier( Visual )

29 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacob runs a struggling orphanage in one of India's poorest regions. Desperate to save an orphanage from closing, he returns to Denmark to meet Jorgen, a wealthy businessman and potential benefactor. What appears to be nothing more than a friendly gesture to attend a wedding sets in motion an increasingly devastating series of surprises, revelations, and confessions that will forever change their lives
Adams Æbler = Adam's apples by Anders Thomas Jensen( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 658 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
Den skaldede frisør by Susanne Bier( Visual )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 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
The salvation by Kristian Levring( Visual )

12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mighty Mads Mikkelsen unleashes a maelstrom of bloodshed in the Wild West in this white-knuckle tale of revenge. When he lays waste to the scoundrels who killed his wife and son, a Danish ex-soldier incurs the wrath of a sadistic gang leader hell-bent on hunting him down. Exploding with eye-popping action, dazzlingly dramatic frontier landscapes, and a smoldering performance by Eva Green, The Salvation is a rip-roaring, blood-spattered saga of sin and redemption
Brødre = Brothers by Susanne Bier( Visual )

19 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 432 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
Love is all you need by Susanne Bier( Visual )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"D'origine anglaise, Philip, la cinquantaine, s'est établi au Danemark où il vit seul depuis qu'il a perdu sa femme. De son côté, Ida, coiffeuse danoise, se remet progressivement de sa chimiothérapie, tandis que son mari vient de la quitter pour une femme plus jeune... Les trajectoires de ces deux êtres malmenés par la vie vont se croiser en Italie, à l'occasion du mariage de Patrick, le fils de Philip, et d'Astrid, la fille d'Ida..."
Wilbur (wants to kill himself) by Lone Scherfig( Visual )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 243 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( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 216 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
Men & chicken by Anders Thomas Jensen( Visual )

30 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pair of socially-challenged siblings discover they are adopted half-brothers in their late father's videotaped will. Their journey in search of their true father takes them to the small, insular Danish island of Ork, where they stumble upon three additional half-brothers, each also sporting hereditary harelips and lunatic tendencies, living in a dilapidated mansion overrun by barn animals
European short films( Visual )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Multiple languages and English 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
Blinkende lygter by Anders Thomas Jensen( Visual )

29 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of four childhood buddies, whose only redeeming value is that they know how to mess up any crime they try to commit. When they are dispatched by a mob boss to rob a diplomat, they decide to take the money and go to Barcelona. After their van breaks down in Denmark, they take refuge in an abandoned building and their leader, tired of being a criminal, decides to buy the building and open a restaurant. Somehow they manage to unite and are able to turn their lives around
Shorts HD presents The Oscar winning short films collection( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Oscar-winning short films
Mifune( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in German and Danish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his honeymoon Kresten learns that his father has died. He's kept his family and his poor, small-town past a secret from his new wife and her family, so she's surprised. He also hides from her that he has a mentally disabled, UFO-obsessed brother, Rud. Kresten sneaks away to settle family business before his cover is blown. He moves back to the family farm and advertises for help running the farm and for a care-giver for Rud. Liva, a call girl, takes the job to escape phone harassment from an anonymous psychopath and for money to pay her brother Bjarke's school tuition. When Kresten's wife breaks off the marriage because of his lies and Bjarke is expelled for bad behavior, Liva, Kresten, Rud, and Bjarke find themselves connecting. Then, violence and emotional conflict intrude. Will the makeshift family survive?
De grønne slagtere by Anders Thomas Jensen( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 122 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
Elsker dig for evigt by Susanne Bier( Visual )

35 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cecilie is devastated when her fiance Joachim is seriously injured in a car accident and is paralysed from the waist down. She begins an affair with Niels, a doctor at the hospital where Joachim is being treated. Their relationship is further complicated by the fact that the doctor's wife Marie was the driver that caused the accident in the first place. - IMDb synopsis
Den du frygter = Fear me not by Kristian Levring( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in Danish and held by 92 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
En chance til = A second chance by Susanne Bier( Visual )

13 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Andreas' perfect life is thrown into chaos when he is called out to a domestic dispute between a junkie couple only to find their infant son neglected and crying in a closet. With red tape stopping him from intervening, Andreas is shaken to the core and finds himself powerless in protecting the child from his violent father
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Brødre = Brothers
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Wilbur (wants to kill himself)
Alternative Names
Anders Thomas Jensen dänischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Schauspieler

Anders Thomas Jensen Danish film director, screenwriter and actor

Anders Thomas Jensen Deens filmregisseur

Anders Thomas Jensen sceneggiatore e regista danese

Jansenas Andersas Thomasas

Jensen, Anders Thomas

Jensen, Thomas f. 1972-04-06

Йенсен, Андерс Томас

Անդերս Թոմաս Յենսեն

אנדרס תומאס ג'נסן

اندرس توماس جينسين

آندرس توماس ینسن فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان دانمارکی

아네르스 토마스 옌센 덴마크의 영화 각본가

옌센, 안더스 토마스 1972-

アンドレス・トーマス・ヤンセン

安德斯·湯瑪士·詹森 丹麥電影導演,編劇和演員

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