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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), Dilemma (1962) and People Meet and Sweet Music Fills the Heart (1967). 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
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 2010/I Promise (Short)
 2005 Springet
 2000 Portrættet (Documentary)
 1995 Pan
 1986 Oviri
 1971 Are You Afraid? (Documentary)
 1969 Hvor er magten blevet af? (Documentary short)
 1966 Hunger
 1965 Ung (Documentary short)
 1965 The Cats
 1964 I rum sø (TV Short)
 1963 Epilogue
 1963 Jimmys tog (TV Movie)
 1962/II Dilemma
 1961 De gamle (Documentary short)
 1961 Limfjorden (Documentary short)
 1961 Souvenirs from Sweden (Short)
 1959 Et knudeproblem (Documentary short)
 1958 Cyklisten (Documentary short)
 1950 Civilforsvaret (Documentary)
 1950 Dukkestuen (Documentary short)
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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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