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.
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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...
The Purity of Vengeance
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
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.
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.
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...
A Conspiracy of Faith
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...
The Absent One
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...
Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
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.
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
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
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
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...
Into the White
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...
In a Better World
The lives of two families cross each other. There are a lot of feelings waiting.
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...
My Black Little Heart
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
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...
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
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.
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.
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
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
A manager of an orphanage in India is sent to Copenhagen, where he discovers a life-changing family secret.
The Boss of It All
An IT company hires an actor to serve as the company's president in order to sell the business to a cranky Icelander.
It is impossible to separate truth from lies when you are in a mystical and scary world.
Lars von Trier: Anecdotes
People who have worked with von Trier tell anecdotes about him.
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...
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...
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...
Rule No. 1
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
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...
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
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...
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
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.
Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself
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...
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.
The Flying Granny
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 ...
Angels of the Universe
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
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
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
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
There are people in Italy.
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
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 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 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.
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.
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
Two comedians set out to make their own exploitation video.
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...
The story of families living in barracks after the end of World War II.
The Biggest Heroes
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 works in a mental hospital. He enjoys bingo and is married to Anna. The lady was with him.
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...
A drug pusher is desperate after a failed deal leaves him with a large debt to a ruthless drug lord.
Breaking the Waves
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.
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...
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...
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
Benjamin act as a moral guardian as he saves both a female thief and a child during Christmas in a futuristic Denmark.
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