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Erik Balling (1924–2005)


Erik Balling was one of the most beloved Danish filmmaker in the 20th century. Balling was a director, a producer and a writer. Erik Balling was mostly famous for creating such TV epics as "Matador" and "Huset På Christianshavn" and the film-series of "Olsen banden". Erik Balling was born the 19th of November 1925 in the Danish city of Nyborg, as ... See full bio »

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(age 80) in Gentofte, Denmark

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Known For

Slå først Frede!
(1965)
Adam og Eva
Adam og Eva Director
(1953)
Tro, håb og trolddom
(1960)
Den kære familie
(1962)

Filmography

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 1989 Tivoli-Revyen 1988 (TV Special)
 1984 Anthonsen (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes)
- Den gale mand (1984)
- Den døde mand (1984)
- Den store sag (1984)
 1978-1979 Matador (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- I Lyst Og Nød (1979)
- I Klemme (1979)
- I Disse Tider (1979)
- Hen Til Kommoden (1979)
- Komme Fremmede (1979)
 1968/I Olsen-banden
 1967 Martha
 1965 Landmandsliv
 1962 The Girl Gogo
 1961 Cirkus Buster
 1959 Poeten og Lillemor (uncredited)
 1956 Qivitoq
 1956 Kispus
 1953 Adam og Eva
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