Peter Aalbæk Jensen

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Peter Aalbæk Jensen was born on April 8, 1956 in Denmark. He is a producer and actor, known for Breaking the Waves (1996), Melancholia (2011) and Perfect Sense (2011). He has been married to Lise Palm since September 17, 1983. See full bio »


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Melancholia Producer
Perfect Sense Producer


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  Études (Short) (executive producer) (announced)
 2020 Hypnotisøren (producer) (pre-production)
 2019 Resin (producer)
 2019 Mom Squad (executive producer)
 2018 Cognitio (Short) (executive producer)
 2018 The Purity of Vengeance (executive producer)
 2018 The House That Jack Built (executive producer)
 2017/I Darling (producer)
 2017 Rejsen (Short) (producer)
 2017 You Disappear (executive producer)
 2016 The Lion Woman (executive producer)
 2016 The Day Will Come (producer)
 2015 Testamentet: Tage Skou-Hansen (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014/I The 11th Hour (executive producer)
 2014 Department Q: The Absent One (producer)
 2014 Les nenes no haurien de jugar al futbol (TV Movie) (executive producer: Zentropa)
 2014 The Salvation (executive producer)
 2014 In Order of Disappearance (co-producer)
 2014 On the Edge (executive producer)
 2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (executive producer)
 2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (executive producer) / (producer)
 2013 Minesh (Short) (producer)
 2013 The Miracle (executive producer)
 2013 Tasting Menu (executive producer)
 2013 The Weight of Elephants (executive producer)
 2012 Volar (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Love Is All You Need (executive producer)
 2012/I Into the White (producer)
 2012 A Royal Affair (executive producer)
 2011 Vlogger (executive producer)
 2011 ID:A (executive producer)
 2011 The Ambassador (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 Happy End (executive producer)
 2011 Elles (co-producer)
 2011 Magi i luften (executive producer)
 2011 Melancholia (executive producer)
 2011 Rebounce (executive producer)
 2011 Perfect Sense (executive producer - as Peter Allbæk Jensen)
 2010 Limboland (executive producer)
 2010 Mor byttes (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2010 Alakrana (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Truth About Men (executive producer)
 2010 In a Better World (executive producer)
 2010 Dimension 1991-2024 (Video short) (producer)
 2010 Sky (Short) (executive producer)
 2010 The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man (executive producer)
 2009-2010 The Left Wing Gang (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (executive producer)
 2009 Warriors of Love (executive producer)
 2009 Love and Rage (executive producer)
 2009 Antichrist (executive producer)
 2009 The Red Chapel (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2009 Aqualorius! (Short) (executive producer)
 2009 Original (executive producer)
 2009/I Storm (co-executive producer)
 2009 Mammoth (co-producer)
 2008 Little Soldier (executive producer)
 2008 Through a Glass, Darkly (co-executive producer)
 2008 Ticket to Romance (executive producer)
 2008 Crying for Love (executive producer)
 2008 My Black Little Heart (executive producer)
 2008 Dancers (executive producer)
 2008 Himlens hjärta (executive producer)
 2008 Go with Peace Jamil (executive producer)
 2008 Remix (executive producer)
 2007/I Leo (co-producer)
 2007 Echo (executive producer)
 2007 The Early Years: Erik Nietzsche Part 1 (executive producer)
 2007 Den lille fiskerinde (Short) (executive producer)
 2007 At Night (Short) (executive producer)
 2007 Island of Lost Souls (executive producer)
 2007 Fishy (co-producer)
 2007 Hvordan vi slipper af med de andre (executive producer)
 2006 The Boss of It All (executive producer)
 2006 Falkenberg Farewell (co-producer)
 2006 Life Hits (executive producer)
 2006 When Children Play in the Sky (producer)
 2006/I Princess (executive producer)
 2006 After the Wedding (executive producer)
 2006 We Shall Overcome (executive producer)
 2006 1:1 (executive producer)
 2005 All About Anna (Video) (co-executive producer)
 2005 The Take-Away Bride (executive producer)
 2005 Bang Bang Orangutang (co-producer)
 2005 Drabet (executive producer)
 2005 The Judge (executive producer)
 2005 Restless Souls (executive producer)
 2005 Manderlay (executive producer)
 2005 We Are the Champions (executive producer)
 2005 Next Door (co-executive producer)
 2005 Dear Wendy (executive producer)
 2005 Love and Happiness (co-producer)
 2004 Rød mand stå (Short) (executive producer)
 2004 Living Miracles (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 Dalecarlians (co-producer)
 2004 Strings (executive producer)
 2004 A Hole in My Heart (co-producer)
 2004 Brothers (producer)
 2004 Day and Night (executive producer)
 2004 South (co-producer)
 2004 In Your Hands (executive producer)
 2003 Rocket Brothers (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2003 Rule No. 1 (executive producer)
 2003 Kick'n Rush (executive producer)
 2003 Sea of Silence (producer: Denmark)
 2003 The Five Obstructions (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2003 Dogville Confessions (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2003 Zafir (executive producer)
 2003 Dogville (executive producer)
 2003 Skagerrak (executive producer)
 2003 The Inheritance (executive producer)
 2003 Now (Short) (executive producer)
 2003 It's All About Love (executive producer)
 2002 Anolit (Short) (co-executive producer)
 2002 Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (executive producer)
 2002 Wallah Be (executive producer)
 2002 Agent Wild Duck (co-producer)
 2002 Lilya 4-Ever (co-producer)
 2002 Open Hearts (executive producer)
 2002 Omfavn mig måne (executive producer)
 2002 Charlie Butterfly (executive producer)
 2002 One Hell of a Christmas (executive producer)
 2002 The Last Great Wilderness (executive producer)
 2002 Flash of a Dream (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2002 Minor Mishaps (executive producer)
 2002 Catch That Girl (co-producer)
 2001 Amerikana (producer)
 2001 Days Like This (co-producer)
 2001 Fukssvansen (executive producer)
 2001 Syndare i sommarsol (executive producer)
 2001 One Hand Clapping (executive producer)
 2001 Kat (executive producer)
 2001 Truly Human (executive producer)
 2001 Don's Plum (executive producer)
 2000 Ikíngut (co-producer)
 2000 Italian for Beginners (executive producer)
 2000 Prop and Berta (executive producer)
 2000 The Bench (executive producer)
 2000 Together (co-producer)
 2000 At the End of the World (executive producer)
 2000 Dancer in the Dark (executive producer)
 2000 The Lady of Hamre (executive producer)
 2000 The King Is Alive (executive producer)
 2000 HotMen CoolBoyz (Video) (executive producer)
 1999-2000 Morten Korch - Ved stillebækken (TV Series) (executive producer - 24 episodes)
- Brudte løfter (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Fruen på Ringgården (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Med Tvivl i Sindet (2000) ... (executive producer)
- De bedste hensigter (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Det fejreste træ (2000) ... (executive producer)
 2000 Fiasco (co-producer)
 2000 A Summer Tale (co-producer)
 2000 På fremmed mark (executive producer)
 2000 The Geography of Fear (co-producer)
 1999 Pink Prison (Video) (executive producer)
 1999 Kass kukub käppadele (co-producer)
 1999 Besat (executive producer)
 1998 Constance (Video) (executive producer)
 1998 Love Fools (co-producer)
 1998 Show Me Love (co-producer)
 1998 I Wonder Who's Kissing You Now (producer)
 1998 The Blue Monk (executive producer)
 1998 The Idiots (executive producer)
 1998 Wildside (producer)
 1998 Lucky People Center International (Documentary) (co-producer)
 1998 Motello (executive producer)
 1998 Glasblåsarns barn (co-producer)
 1998 H.C. Andersen's The Long Shadow (executive producer)
 1997 Isle of Darkness (associate producer)
 1997 Gaston's War (co-executive producer)
 1997 Credo (producer)
 1997 Danes Without a Clue (executive producer)
 1997 Mendel (co-producer)
 1997 The Last Viking (producer)
 1996 Shadow of the Clouds (Short) (executive producer)
 1996 Devil's Island (producer)
 1996 The Biggest Heroes (producer)
 1996 Pusher (executive producer)
 1996 Den attende (executive producer)
 1996 Breaking the Waves (producer)
 1996/I Portland (producer)
 1996 Anton (executive producer)
 1996 Harry and Sonja (co-producer)
 1995 God's Comedy (executive producer)
 1995 The Beast Within (co-producer)
 1995 Pan (co-producer)
 1995 Elsker elsker ikke... (executive producer)
 1995 Cold Fever (executive producer)
 1995 Carmen & Babyface (producer)
  The Kingdom (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes, 1994) (external producer - 1 episode, 1994)
- De levende døde (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Et fremmed legeme (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Alliancen kalder (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Den hvide flok (1994) ... (external producer)
 1994 Movie Days (producer)
 1994 Drømspel (producer)
 1993 Family Matters (producer)
 1993 Pretty Boy (producer)
 1992 Russian Pizza Blues (executive producer)
 1991 De nøgne træer (producer)
 1991 Europa (producer)
 1990 Laid Back: Bet It on You (Video short) (producer)
 1990 Laid Back: Highway of Love (Video short) (producer)
 1990 Kys mor, skat! (producer)
 1990 Perfect World (producer)
 1989 Retfærdighedens rytter (producer)
 1989 En afgrund af frihed (producer)
 1989 17 op (producer)
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Alternate Names:

Peter Aalbæk | Peter A. Jensen | Peter Aalbaek Jensen | Peter Allbæk Jensen | Peter Ålbæk Jensen | Peter | Peter Ålbæk | Ålen

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Personal Quote:

I've always been a cheerful guy and I've been slapping the asses of guys and girls at the company for 20 years, but I never tried to fuck anyone. But these days that is seen differently than it was 5, 10, 15 years ago... so I'll stop slapping asses. [Hollywood Reporter, May 2018]



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