Ole Bornedal

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Ole Bornedal
Born (1959-05-26) May 26, 1959 (age 55)
Nørresundby, Denmark
Nationality Danish
Occupation Film director
Spouse(s) Helle Fagralid

Ole Bornedal (born 26 May 1959) is a Danish film director, actor and producer.[1]

Bornedal was born in Nørresundby, Denmark. He wrote and directed Nattevagten (Nightwatch, 1994), a thriller about a law student who works in a morgue as a night-watchman, and becomes implicated in a series of murders of prostitutes. He also directed an English language remake (Nightwatch) in 1997, starring Ewan McGregor, Nick Nolte and Patricia Arquette. In 2002, he directed I Am Dina. Other Danish films include The Substitute (2007), Just Another Love Story (2007), and Deliver Us from Evil. In 2012, he directed the English-language film The Possession. He was one of the producers of Mimic.

He is married to the Danish actress, Helle Fagralid, and has three children.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1993 I en del af verden TV
Masturbator TV
1994 Nattevagten Director, screenplay Film
1995 Sprængt nakke TV
1996 Charlot og Charlotte TV series
1997 Mimic Producer
Nightwatch Story, director, screenplay American film
1999 Dybt vand TV
2002 Jeg er Dina Screenplay, director Danish-Swedish-Norwegian film. English title: I Am Dina
2007 Vikaren Director, screenplay Film. English title: The Substitute
Just Another Love Story Director of photography, director, screenplay
2009 Fri Os Fra Det Onde Director, screenplay
2012 The Possession Director American film

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ole Bornedal", The New York Times

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