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Ole Bornedal

Ole Bornedal was born 1959 in Noerresundby, Denmark. From the time he was fourteen he knew he wanted to become a filmmaker. However, not being able to get into The Danish Film School, he had to create his own career and after a few years of University Studies in Film, he started working for The National Danish Broadcasting Company doing ... See full bio »

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 2014 1864 (TV Series) (screenplay) (filming)
 2009 Deliver Us from Evil (written by)
 2007 The Substitute (screenplay)
 2002 I Am Dina
 1999 Dybt vand (TV Movie)
 1997 Nightwatch (film Nattevagten) / (screenplay)
 1996 Charlot og Charlotte (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Jeg så ind i dig (1996) ... (writer)
- Nu forlader I mig (1996) ... (writer)
 1995 Sprængt nakke (TV Short)
 1994 Nightwatch
 1993 Masturbator (TV Movie)
 1990 Dr. Dip (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Du er da ikke Dip (1990) ... (writer)
- Det er hap som hip Dr. Dip (1990) ... (writer)
- Har de fået pip Dr. Dip (1990) ... (writer)
- Dr. Dip (1990) ... (writer)
- Er de Dr. Dip (1990) ... (writer)
  Den go'e, den onde og den virk'li sjove (TV Series) (sketch writer - 3 episodes, 1990) (writer - 3 episodes, 1990)
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... (sketch writer) / (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... (sketch writer) / (writer)
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... (sketch writer) / (writer)
 1989 Livet er da en god idé (TV Series) (writer)
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In the mid-'90s he was given a multi-picture deal with Miramax and directed the American remake of his Danish hit, Nightwatch (1994). He helped produce Mimic (1997) and worked as a script supervisor, and according to his own statements was offered the chance to direct the sequel to Total Recall (1990) as well as the project that ended up as Wes Craven's Scream (1996). At one point he abandoned ... See more »

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