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Henning Carlsen (1927–2014)

Henning Carlsen was born on June 4, 1927 in Aalborg, Denmark. He was a director and writer, known for Hunger (1966), Oviri (1986) and Pan (1995). He was married to Else Heidary and Hjørdis Wirth Jensen. He died on May 30, 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark. See full bio »


(age 86) in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Hunger Director
Oviri Director
Pan Director


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 2010/I Promise (Short)
 2005 Springet
 1995 Pan
 1986 Oviri
 1971 Are You Afraid? (Documentary)
 1966 Hunger
 1965 The Cats
 1963 Epilogue
 1962/II Dilemma
 1961 Souvenirs from Sweden (Short)
 1958 Cyklisten (Documentary short)
 1950 Civilforsvaret (Documentary)
 1950 Dukkestuen
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Danish director, noted both for his documentary films and his realistic social dramas in the cinema verité style. Former cinema manager and assistant director at Minerva Films. With Nordisk from 1953. See more »

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