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Born in 1965 in the Icelandic capital city of Reykjavik, the daughter of Gudmundur Gunnarsson (an electrician) and Hildur Hauksdóttir who divorced before her second birthday, Björk grew up in a hippie-type community with her mother and her seven siblings. She started to study classical music at the age of 5 and released her first album in 1977 (... See full bio »

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 2020/V Roots (Short) (completed)
 2021 Mugler: Alien Goddess (Video short)
 2017 Björk: Arisen My Senses (Video short)
 2017 Björk: Utopia (Video short)
 2017 Björk: Blissing Me (Video short)
 2017 Björk: The Gate (Video short)
 2017 Björk: Notget (Video short)
 2015 Björk: Mouth Mantra (Video short)
 2015 Björk: Stonemilker (Video short)
 2015 Björk: Family (Video short)
 2015 Björk: Lionsong (Video short)
 2015 Björk: Black Lake (Video short)
 2014 Bjork: Biophilia Live (Documentary)
 2013 When Björk Met Attenborough (TV Movie documentary)
 2012 Björk: Hollow (Video short)
 2012 Björk: Mutual Core (Video short)
 2011 Björk: Moon (Video short)
 2011 Björk: Thunderbolt, Live (Video short)
 2010 Björk: The Comet Song (Video short)
 2008 Björk: Wanderlust (Video short)
 2007 Björk: Innocence (Video short)
 2007 Björk: Earth Intruders (Video short)
 2005 Björk: Where Is the Line (Video short)
 2005 Björk: Triumph of a Heart (Video short)
 2004 Björk: Nameless/Storm (Video short)
 2004 Björk: Who Is It (Video short)
 2004 Með mann á bakinu (Short)
 2004 Björk: Oceania (Video short)
 2003 Björk: Desired Constellation (Video short)
 2003 Björk: Pluto (Video short)
 2003 Björk: Unravel (Video short)
 2002 Björk: My Snare/Nature Is Ancient (Video short)
 2002 Björk: It's in Our Hands (Video short)
 2002 Björk: Live at Cambridge (Video)
 2002 Björk at the Royal Opera House (TV Special)
 2002 Björk: Cocoon (Video short)
 2001 Björk: Pagan Poetry (Video short)
 2001 Björk: Hidden Place (Video short) (uncredited)
 2000 Björk: I've Seen It All, Webeo Version (Video short) (music by)
 2000 Von Trier's 100 Eyes (Documentary)
 2000 Björk Feat. Thom Yorke: I've Seen It All (Video short) (music by)
 2000 Dancer in the Dark (music composed by)
 1999 Sin título 4 (Short)
 1999 Björk: All Is Full of Love (Video short)
 1999 Björk: Volumen (Video)
 1999 La Luna (Short)
 1998 Björk: Alarm Call (Video short)
 1998 Björk: Hunter (Video short)
 1997 The South Bank Show (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Björk (1997)
 1997 Peace at Last (Short)
 1997 Björk: I Miss You (Video short)
 1996 Björk: Possibly Maybe (Video short)
 1996 Anton
 1995 Björk: It's Oh So Quiet (Video short)
 1995 Bjørk - et portræt (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Madonna: Bedtime Story (Video short)
 1994 Unplugged (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Björk (1994)
 1994 Bjork: Vessel (Video documentary)
 1994 Björk: Violently Happy (Video short)
 1993 Björk: Big Time Sensuality (Video short)
 1993 Björk: Play Dead (Video short)
 1993 Björk: Venus as a Boy (Video short)
 1990 SSL-25 (Short) (as Björk Guðmundsdóttir)
 1989 Flugþrá (TV Movie)
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Bjork | Björk Gudmundsdottir | Bjørk Gudmundsdottir | Björk Gudmundsottir | Gudmundsottir | Björk Guthmundsdóttir | Björk Guðmundsdóttir | The Sugarcubes


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Þór Eldon  (divorced)  (1 child)

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Being a musician is very easy. My house is full of musical instruments. There's a lot of music, always. But... I don't really go to premieres and hang out with Puff Daddy. (2007) See more »


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