Jon Bang Carlsen (Denmark)

Jon Bang Carlsen, born in 1950 and graduated from the Danish Film School in 1976, is one of Denmark's leading directors. His feature films include: Next Stop Paradise (1980), Ophelia Comes to Town (1985), Time Out (1988) and Carmen and Babyface (1995), while among his documentaries are: Hotel of the Stars (1981), First I Wanted to Find the Truth (1987, Silver Medal at Chicago Film Festival), It's Now or Never (1996, Grand Prize at the Odense International Film Festival), How to Invent Reality (1996), Addicted to Solitude (1999, Grand Prize at Nordic Panorama), My African Diary (1999) and Portrait of God (2001).

Filmography

  • 2013 Just the Right Amount of Violence
  • 2012 In the Name of Love
    TV Movie documentary
  • 2007 Purity Beats Everything
    Documentary
  • 2007 Blinde engle
    Documentary
  • 2004 En gammel bamses fortælling
    Documentary short
  • 2002 Portrait of God
    Documentary
  • 1999 Addicted to Solitude
    Documentary
  • 1999 My African Diary
    Documentary short
  • 1998 Through Irish Eyes
    Documentary short
  • 1996 It's Now or Never
    Documentary short
  • 1996 Min Irske Dagbog
    Documentary short
  • 1995 Carmen & Babyface
  • 1993 Livet vil leves... breve fra en mor
    Documentary
  • 1992 Blændet
    TV Mini-Series
  • 1991 Og solen går gyngende ned
    Documentary
  • 1988 Baby Doll
  • 1988 Time Out
  • 1986 Før gæsterne kommer
    Documentary short
  • 1985 Ofelia kommer til byen
  • 1984 Fugl Fønix
    Documentary
  • 1981 Hotel of the stars
  • 1980 Næste stop paradis
  • 1979 En rig mand
  • 1977 Jenny
    Documentary
  • 1977 En fisker i Hanstholm
  • 1975 Dejlig er den himmel blå
    Documentary

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