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Anders Thomas Jensen

Anders Thomas Jensen was born on 6th April 1972 in Frederiksværk on Sjælland in Denmark to Carl Benny Jensen and Kirsten Jensen (born Sørensen). He attended the high school in Frederiksværk from 1988 to 1991. In 1990 while still in high school, he wrote and directed 10 år på bagen - 3 år i skyggen (1990) (TV). He made his film debut in 1996 with ... See full bio »
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 2017 The Dark Tower (screenplay) (announced)
 2013-2015 Tomgang (TV Series) (storyline consultant - 18 episodes)
- Løgn med løg på (2015) ... (storyline consultant)
- Mor-forsøg (2015) ... (storyline consultant)
- Røvtur (2014) ... (storyline consultant)
- Ludo og latex (2014) ... (storyline consultant)
- En liderlig buket (2014) ... (storyline consultant)
 2015 Men & Chicken (writer)
 2014 The Salvation
 2013 All for Two (written by)
 2012 Love Is All You Need (screenplay) / (story)
 2010 In a Better World (screenplay) / (story)
 2009 The New Tenants (Short) (original screenplay "De Nye Lejere")
 2009/I Brothers (motion picture "Brødre")
 2009 At World's End (writer)
 2008 Fear Me Not (writer)
 2008 The Duchess (screenplay)
 2007 White Night
 2006 Clash of Egos
 2006 Red Road (characters)
 2006 After the Wedding (screenplay) / (story)
 2005 Murk
 2005 Adam's Apples
 2005 The Sun King
 2005 Too Fat Too Furious (screenplay)
 2004 Brothers (story)
 2003 Stealing Rembrandt (writer)
 2003 Skagerrak (writer)
 2003 The Green Butchers (writer)
 2002 Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (written by)
 2002 Open Hearts
 2001 Fukssvansen (dialogue contributor - uncredited)
 2001 Count Axel
 2000 Zacharias Carl Borg (Short)
 2000 Flickering Lights (screenplay)
 2000 Beyond
 2000 The King Is Alive (written by)
 1999 En sjælden fugl (Short) (writer)
 1999 The Funeral (Short) (writer)
 1999 In China They Eat Dogs (screenplay)
 1999 Election Night (Short) (screenplay)
 1999 Mifune (writer)
 1998 Nøglebørn (writer)
 1998 Albert (writer)
 1998 Baby Doom (writer)
 1997 Wolfgang (Short) (screenplay)
 1996 Café Hector (Short)
 1996 David's Book
 1996 Ernst & lyset (Short) (screenplay)
 1996 Restless Heart (Short)
 1996 De nye lejere (Short)
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High School Video: "10 År På Bagen - 3 År I Skyggen"

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For me, writing is inventing things, and directing is sort of cutting off, finding out that it's not possible.


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