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Jørgen Leth


Jørgen Leth was born on June 14, 1937 in Århus, Denmark. He is a director and writer, known for The Five Obstructions (2003), The Perfect Human (1967) and The Erotic Man (2010). See full bio »

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Known For

The Five Obstructions
(2003)
The Perfect Human
(1967)
The Erotic Man
The Erotic Man Director
(2010)
A Sunday Day in Hell
(1977)

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 2009 Det meste af tiden (Short)
 2005 Aarhus (Documentary short)
 2003 New Scenes from America (Documentary short)
 1999 I Am Alive (Documentary short)
 1989 Danish Literature (Documentary short)
 1982 66 Scenes from America (Documentary short)
 1974 Klaus Rifbjerg (Documentary short)
 1974 The Impossible Hour (Documentary short)
 1972 Chinese Ping-Pong (Documentary short)
 1970 Motion Picture (Short)
 1970 Teatret i de grønne bjerge (Documentary short)
 1970 The Deer Garden: The Romantic Forest (Documentary short)
 1970 The Search (Short)
 1969 Jens Otto Krag (Short)
 1969 The Deer Garden (Short)
 1968 Near Heaven, Near Earth (Documentary short)
 1968 Ophelia's Flowers (Short)
 1967 The Perfect Human (Short)
 1963 Stop for Bud (Short)
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