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Mogens Rukov (1943–2015)

Born in 1943, Mogens Rukov achieved a university degree in Nordic filology and film in 1974. Shortly after that he became a teacher at the Danish Film School in Copenhagen where he is now professor of the screenwriting department. His efforts to shape new generations of Danish screenwriters are much-respected. He has also written or co-written ... See full bio »


(age 72) in Denmark

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 2016 The Commune (play "Kollektivet")
 2010 Mozart's Don Giovanni Juan (screenplay)
 2009 The Coach (Short) (writer)
 2008 Everything Is Relative (Documentary) (writer)
 2007 42plus (written by)
 2005 Drabet (screenplay)
 2004 Purpose of Visit (Short)
 2003 Reconstruction (writer)
 2003 The Inheritance (screenplay)
 2003 It's All About Love (writer)
 2001 Kira's Reason: A Love Story (screenplay in cooperation with)
 2000 The Third Lie
 1998 Space Wreck (Short) (writer)
 1998 The Celebration (screenplay)
 1985 Elise
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Alternate Names:

Mogens Rukow


Vibeke Tøjner  (his death)

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There is a striking resemblance between Mogens Rukov and the character "Selkoff" in the Danish movie "De unge år: Erik Nietzsche sagaen del 1 (2007)", which portrays Lars von Triers time at the Danish Film School. See more »

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