Henning Bahs

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Henning Bahs
Born(1928-03-12)12 March 1928
Copenhagen, Denmark
Died29 March 2002(2002-03-29) (aged 74)
Herlev, Denmark
Years active1960–2002

Henning Bahs (12 March 1928 – 29 March 2002)[1] was a Danish screenwriter and special effects designer. He wrote for 41 films between 1960 and 2002. He is best known as the co-author (with Erik Balling) of the Olsen-banden series of films.[2] The Henning Bahs Award was established in 2012 by the Danish Film Critics Association in commemoration of Bahs' death ten years earlier.[3]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ Sundholm, J. (2012). Historical Dictionary of Scandinavian Cinema. Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts. Scarecrow Press. p. 68. ISBN 978-0-8108-5524-3. Retrieved 19 February 2018.
  2. ^ Abrahamsen, P.B. (1978). Danske dramatikeres forbund 1978: en fortegnelse over medlenmernes arbejder (in Danish). Danske Dramatikeres Forbund. p. 21. Retrieved 19 February 2018.
  3. ^ Lützhøft, Mette (14 February 2012). "Dansk film får ny pris". Politiken. Archived from the original on 30 December 2017. Retrieved 19 February 2018.

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