Peter Aalbæk Jensen

Peter Aalbæk Jensen

Known For: Production · Birthday: 1956-04-08 (65 years old) · Gender: Male

69 Movies · 1 TV show

Biography

Peter Aalbæk Jensen (born 8 April 1956 in Osted) is a Danish film producer who in 1992 with director Lars von Trier founded the Danish film company Zentropa and later its huge studio complex Filmbyen. His father was writer Erik Aalbæk Jensen.Zentropa is known for the Dogme95-manifesto and such projects as Dogville (2003) starring Nicole Kidman, Dancer in the Dark (2000) starring Björk, The Five Obstructions, and the Oscar-nominated After the Wedding (2006).Peter Aalbæk Jensen has executive-produced over 70 theatrical feature films and many television productions, has founded a long list of subsidiary companies and is widely regarded as the most important Danish film producer since the 1990s.In autumn 2008 Peter Aalbæk Jensen was a judge on the Danish version of Got Talent.In 2017, nine women accused Aalbæk Jensen of sexual harassment and workplace bullying.

Movies & TV shows

2020.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
The Idiots Who Started The Party

The Idiots Who Started The Party

2020
Danish film has never felt stronger on the international stage than it did with the Dogme films, which at the world premiere of 'The Party' and 'The Idiots' during the Cannes Film Festival in 1998 put...

2019.

1 Movie
Resin

Resin

4
2019
The dangerous paranoia lurking beneath the seemingly idyllic existence of a family of hermits living on a remote island begins to come to the fore when their daughter starts to question her parents' w...

2018.

2 Movies
The Purity of Vengeance

The Purity of Vengeance

2018
There is a city in the country ofDenmark, in the year 2018?. Someone made a frightening discovery in an old apartment. The institution for girls that was suddenly closed in the early sixties was the s...
The House That Jack Built

The House That Jack Built

7.2
2018
Jack narrates the details of some of his most elaborately orchestrated crimes, each of them a towering piece of art that defines his life's work as a serial killer for twelve years.

2017.

2 Movies
Darling

Darling

2017
The roller coaster ride of a dancer's life is a drama about the rise and fall of a modern woman as she summons the courage to face her greatest trial.
You Disappear

You Disappear

2017
The head of a private school is accused of taking 12 million crowns from the school. It might seem like everything is easy. He has had a brain tumor for the last 3 years. His wife and defense lawyer a...

2016.

1 Movie
A Conspiracy of Faith

A Conspiracy of Faith

6
2016
There is a year left in the country ofDenmark. A bottle has traveled across the ocean. A case that happened in 2008 is being looked into by department Q members. New tragic events that test their fait...

2014.

1 Movie
The Absent One

The Absent One

6
2014
In the year of 2014, there is a country. A former police officer asked Carl Mrck to find out who killed his twins. When a local inhabitant confessed and was convicted of murder, Carl and Assad realize...

2013.

5 Movies
Nymphomaniac: Vol. II

Nymphomaniac: Vol. II

6.42
2013
The subject of the darker aspects of her adult life that led to her being in Seligman's care is the continuation of Joe's sexually dictated life.
Tasting Menu

Tasting Menu

2013
He and Rachel were able to book a table at one of the best restaurants in the world, but none of them were willing to give it. The Costa Brava will be home to some of the world's greatest connoisseurs...
Nymphomaniac: Vol. I

Nymphomaniac: Vol. I

5.47
2013
A man named Seligman finds a wounded woman in an alley and brings her home. She said she is a nymphomaniac. Seligman tells about his hobbies, such as reading and listening to organ music, while Joe te...
The Weight of Elephants

The Weight of Elephants

2013
Adrian is a classic outsider. His playful, dreamy imagination distracts him from everyday life, for the reality he lives in could not be more different. Neither his chronically depressed uncle nor his...
The Keeper of Lost Causes

The Keeper of Lost Causes

6
2013
There was a country in the year. Police officers Carl Mrck and Hafez el-Assad are the sole members of Department Q, which is focused on closing cold cases, and they are investigating the disappearance...

2012.

1 Movie
Into the White

Into the White

2012
Based on a true story. The bomber was shot down near Grotli. After shooting each other, the German and English crew members end up in the same cabin. They need to stand together in order to survive. A...

2011.

2 Movies
Melancholia

Melancholia

6.21
2011
Two sisters are challenged by a new planet.
Perfect Sense

Perfect Sense

5
2011
Susan, a brilliant epidemiologist, falls in love with Michael, a skillful cook, in Glasgow, Scotland, while a mysterious pandemic begins to spread around the world.

2010.

2 Movies
In a Better World

In a Better World

5
2010
The lives of two families cross each other. There are a lot of feelings waiting.
Dimension

Dimension

2010
The short film written and directed by von Trier was released in 2010. The film was shot over a long period of time. The original plan was for production to continue for 30 years and for a final relea...

2009.

1 Movie
Antichrist

Antichrist

5.33
2009
A couple is in the woods. Things get worse when nature takes over.

2008.

2 Movies
My Black Little Heart

My Black Little Heart

2008
Set and shot in the city of Durban, My Black Little Heart pummels the viewer into a world where Internet porn on Durban’s beach front meets Nigerian voodoo in the inner city and a young girl from the ...
Crying for Love

Crying for Love

2008
The girls are in the hospital. Sara, a professional swimmer relentlessly urged on by her ambitious father, was deprived of her only real chance of happiness as they all struggled to come to terms with...

2007.

2 Movies
Daisy Diamond

Daisy Diamond

2007
Anna is the subject of a tragic story because she wants to be an actress. She moved from Sweden to pursue her dream. There is something else in store for her. Though she struggles to give her 4 month ...
How to Get Rid of the Others

How to Get Rid of the Others

2007
A new policy aiming at securing the nation's survival is the subject of a satirical drama. Those who have received more from society than they have contributed are eliminated.

2006.

5 Movies
Falkenberg Farewell

Falkenberg Farewell

2006
The five boys are in the same place. On their way out into the world, they are now grown up to be young men. Most of them.
Princess

Princess

2006
The story of August who loses his beloved sister Christina, a former porn star known as The Princess. He adopts Christina's five-year-old daughter Mia. Weighed down by grief and guilt, August breaks d...
We Shall Overcome

We Shall Overcome

2006
A drama about a boy who's inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and challenges repressive school authority in 1969 Denmark.
After the Wedding

After the Wedding

8
2006
A manager of an orphanage in India is sent to Copenhagen, where he discovers a life-changing family secret.
The Boss of It All

The Boss of It All

5.33
2006
An IT company hires an actor to serve as the company's president in order to sell the business to a cranky Icelander.

2005.

3 Movies
Next Door

Next Door

2005
It is impossible to separate truth from lies when you are in a mystical and scary world.
Lars von Trier: Anecdotes

Lars von Trier: Anecdotes

2005
People who have worked with von Trier tell anecdotes about him.
Dear Wendy

Dear Wendy

6.75
2005
In a blue-collar American town, a group of teens banded together to form the Dandies, a gang of gunslingers. Sebastian, the grandson of Dick's childhood nanny, Clarabelle, who fears the other gangs in...

2004.

2 Movies
The South

The South

2004
In her personal life, she struggles with her self- image after the amputation of one of her breasts, but she is the manager of a successful laundry service. After she found out that one of her employe...
Brothers

Brothers

2004
An officer from the Danes is sent to Afghanistan to work with the International Security Assistance Force. A young radar technician was separated from his squad a few days ago. While on the search, hi...

2003.

6 Movies
Rule No. 1

Rule No. 1

2003
Two sisters are in their mid-twenties. She can only crash with her sister because she was forced to leave her unfaithful boyfriend. Sarah offered a small room in her apartment to help find Mr Right. E...
It's All About Love

It's All About Love

2003
Two lovers are trying to save their relationship in a near-future world on the verge of collapse. John and Elena will sign divorce papers when they realize their love is worth fighting for. There is a...
Dogville

Dogville

6.38
2003
A barren soundstage is used to create a minimalist small-town setting in which a mysterious woman named Grace hides from criminals. Grace is offered to be harbored by the town as long as she can make ...
Kick 'n Rush

Kick 'n Rush

2003
Three friends who spend their days lusting over women and engaging in illegal activities are the focus of the story. They will break into a house to watch a movie. Despite the fact that Mikkel has bee...
Sweet Dreams

Sweet Dreams

2003
Skagerrak is the story of being hit by happiness. Danes Marie and IrishSophie arrive in Northern Scotland in their late twenties after partying their way around the world. They are out of money after ...
The Five Obstructions

The Five Obstructions

4
2003
Lars von Trier challenges his mentor, filmmaker Jørgen Leth, to remake Leth’s 1967 short film The Perfect Human five times, each with a different set of bizarre and challenging rules.

2002.

2 Movies
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself

Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself

2002
The strange comedy film of two brothers, one who wants to kill himself and the other who tries to prevent it. When their father dies leaving them his bookstore, they meet a woman who makes their lives...
Open Hearts

Open Hearts

5.33
2002
After Cecilie's car accident, the lives of the two people were thrown into a spin. Marie and her family don't leave lightly. She is married to a man who fell in love with a woman in the hospital.

2001.

1 Movie
The Flying Granny

The Flying Granny

2001
The girl Eva's parents are too busy at their jobs in the airport to go on summer vacation with her, so she decides to go with her grandmother in the attempt to find Eva's grandfather Åge, who used to ...

2000.

5 Movies
Angels of the Universe

Angels of the Universe

2000
The story of a man who fell into madness. The initial cause of his breakdown was met by Dagn. Some of the people he meets in the asylum have been committed for various reasons, such as signing cheques...
Dancer in the Dark

Dancer in the Dark

5.73
2000
Selma, a Czech immigrant on the verge of blindness, struggles to make ends meet for herself and her son, who has inherited the same genetic disorder and will suffer the same fate without an expensive ...
A Summer Tale

A Summer Tale

8
2000
The summer of '58, the year Sweden almost won the world championship in soccer over Brazil, Yngve Johansson accepted two children to live with him, as told through the eyes of a young boy. The other c...
The King Is Alive

The King Is Alive

2000
In the midst of a barren African desert, eleven bus-passengers shelter in the remnants of an abandoned town. The disparate group of travelers are plunged into turmoil by the choice of King Lear, as th...
Italian for Beginners

Italian for Beginners

2000
There are people in Italy.

1999.

2 Movies
Gone with the Fish

Gone with the Fish

1999
The conflicts portrayed in the film are not far away from the ones depicted in the director's own memories of her childhood on the Baltic island of Bornholm. At the start of the film, the couple are o...
Possessed

Possessed

1999
A person arrives from a plane. The power is out in the city.

1998.

5 Movies
The Idiots

The Idiots

6.27
1998
A completely new film platform has been opened by von Trier with his first Dogma-95 film. The film tells the story of a group of young people who have decided to get to know their inner-idiots and thu...
Show Me Love

Show Me Love

7
1998
In a small town, the latest trends are out of date. Young Elin has a bad reputation. A girl in her school is in love with another girl, but she is too shy to do anything about it. The other person at ...
Lucky People Center International

Lucky People Center International

1998
Lucky People Center International takes us on a journey around the world through human souls. Music's rhythms and the film's pulsing form reminiscent of the music video aesthetics and gives the docume...
The Blue Monk

The Blue Monk

1998
The waitresses at a bar listen to and advise clients who wander in to untangle their problems. The Blue Monk is named after the jazz musician Thelonius Monk. The Blue Monk.
Wildside

Wildside

1998
Jimmy is on the trail of his childhood friend Desperado Ossy. Jimmy will try to hide his past now that he has a regular job.

1997.

3 Movies
Mendel

Mendel

1997
A Jewish family leaves Germany after surviving the Holocaust and heads to Norway. Mendel, their youngest son, is too young to make sense of the Holocaust but tries to comprehend his family's actions d...
Danes Without a Clue

Danes Without a Clue

1997
Two comedians set out to make their own exploitation video.
Credo

Credo

1997
A young woman is engaged to a man who never shows up. She depends on her friend, Anne. She suspects that Anne's psychologist is Dr. The woman is acting funny towards her friend. Both young women's liv...

1996.

6 Movies
Devil's Island

Devil's Island

1996
The story of families living in barracks after the end of World War II.
The Biggest Heroes

The Biggest Heroes

1996
A bank robbery convict on a weekend leave from prison meets his daughter who he never knew existed. He escapes custody and with a friend takes his daughter on a wild ride to northern Sweden, where he ...
Harry & Sonja

Harry & Sonja

1996
Harry works in a mental hospital. He enjoys bingo and is married to Anna. The lady was with him.
Anton

Anton

1996
The 10 year old is named Anton. A jet fighter pilot died in an accident, and his son is related to him. The mother of Anton's father told him that angels were flying around in heaven. His bedroom is f...
Pusher

Pusher

2.67
1996
A drug pusher is desperate after a failed deal leaves him with a large debt to a ruthless drug lord.
Breaking the Waves

Breaking the Waves

5.9
1996
In a small and conservative Scottish village, a woman's paralytic husband convinces her to have extramarital intercourse so she can tell him about it and give him a reason for living.

1995.

1 Movie
Carmen & Babyface

Carmen & Babyface

1995
In 1962, during the Berlin crisis, the happy lifestyle of Carmen and her kid brother, nicknamed Babyface, comes to an abrupt end when their parents acrimoniously separate.

1993.

1 Movie
Pretty Boy

Pretty Boy

6
1993
Nick is a handsome 13-year-old runaway who is looking for a family and ends up in the arms of male prostitution. While Nick's sexual exploits with strange men keep his pockets lined with cash, the exp...

1991.

1 Movie
Europa

Europa

6.8
1991
Postwar Germany in the 20th century. Leopold Kessler is an American of German descent and works as a sleeping car conductor. The dark and violent path of a mysterious organization opposed to the Unite...

1989.

2 Movies
Sallys Bizniz

Sallys Bizniz

1989
The neighbourhood is tough. New-built concrete towers, which are not yet completely finished but already slum. Daily police raids. Daily suicide jumps from the roofs. Here lives Sally in a two-bedroo...
The Knight of Justice

The Knight of Justice

1989
Benjamin act as a moral guardian as he saves both a female thief and a child during Christmas in a futuristic Denmark.

Unknown Year.

1 Movie
Études

Études

A bunch of shorts.
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