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Thomas Vinterberg

With Last Round (1993) (Last Round), his graduation short from The National Film School of Denmark, he got an early taste of critical success. He received the Jury's and Producers' Awards at the International Student Film Fest in Munich and won the 1st Prize at the Tel Aviv Film Fest. Popular success followed with his breakthrough short fiction ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 45 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

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The Hunt
The Hunt Director
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The Celebration Director
Submarino Director


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 2017 Kursk (announced)
 2016 The Commune
 2012 The Hunt
 2010 Submarino
 2004 Dear Wendy
 2001 D-dag - Den færdige film (TV Movie)
 2000 The Third Lie
 2000 The Best of Blur (Video) (video "No Distance Left To Run")
 2000 D-dag (TV Movie)
 2000 D-dag - Niels-Henning (TV Movie)
 1998 The Celebration (uncredited)
 1995 Drengen der gik baglæns (Short)
 1993 Last Round (Short)
 1993 Slaget på tasken (TV Movie)
 1990 Sneblind
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Other Works:

Made the music video for Blur's "No distance left to run". See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Interview | See more »

Alternate Names:

Thomas Winterberg


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When you get a bad review, you hate the writer. It's very painful; whoever says the opposite lies. It's humiliating. Sometimes it comes from an honest place, but most times, it comes from a desire to trash someone. See more »


Was accepted at den Danske Filmskole (Danish Film Academy) as the youngest student ever, at 19 years of age. See more »


Often casts Danish actor Thomas Bo Larsen See more »

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