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Astrid Henning-Jensen (1914–2002)

Astrid Henning-Jensen was born on December 10, 1914 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Astrid Smahl. She was a director and writer, known for Winterborn (1978), Early Spring (1986) and The Moment (1980). She was married to Bjarne Henning-Jensen. She died on January 5, 2002 in Copenhagen. See full bio »


(age 87) in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Known For

Winterborn Director
Early Spring Director
The Moment Director


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 1986 Early Spring
 1980 The Moment
 1978 Winterborn
 1969 Me and You
 1967 Min bedstefar er en stok (Short)
 1966 Unfaithful
 1965 De blå undulater (TV Movie)
 1964 Vend dig ikke om (TV Movie)
 1964 Et minde om to mandage (TV Movie)
 1964 Der er noget i luften (TV Movie)
 1963 Den jagede (TV Movie)
 1962 Kvinden og soldaten (TV Movie)
 1962 Forræderiet (TV Movie)
 1961 Et brev til en søn (TV Movie)
 1955 Kærlighed på kredit (Documentary short)
 1954 Tivoligarden spiller (Documentary)
 1954 Ballettens børn (Documentary short)
 1954 Hest på sommerferie (Short)
 1954 Omnibus (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Beethoven's Fifth Symphony (1954) ... (segment "Ballet Girl")
 1953 Sunstroke
 1951 The Stranger
 1949 Palle Alone in the World (Short)
 1947 Denmark Grows Up (Documentary short)
 1947 Stemning i april (Short documentary)
 1945 Danish Police in Sweden (Documentary short)
 1944 De danske sydhavsøer (Documentary short)
 1943 S.O.S. - kindtand (Short)
 1941 Cykledrengene i Tørvegraven (Documentary)
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Although the most famous female Danish director, she has never been awarded with the Bodil Award, the most important Danish award in filmmaking. See more »

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