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Jens Jorgen Thorsen

Jens Jorgen Thorsen, Danish director.

Background

  • Thorsen, Jens Jorgen was born on February 2, 1932 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Son of Suend Borge and Grethe Hogaard (Andersen) Thorsen.

  • Education

    • Candidate philosophy, Copenhagen University, Denmark, 1969. Diploma (honorary), London Film Institute, 1974.

    Career

    • Museum counselor Royal Art Collections, Denmark, 1953-1957. Editor Ekstra Bladet, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1965-1967. Director Sland Booking Agency, Denmark, 1969-1974.

      Public Editions Bauhaussit, Sweden, 1960-1963. General director International Film, Denmark, 1975-1998. Director Super Film, Denmark, since 1992.

    Works

    • Author: Modernism/Danish Art, 1988. Director (films) Quiet Days in Ilicht, 1972, Light, 1987.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fine arts.

    Connections

    • Children: Marianne, Hannibal, Snild, Sej.
    • father: Suend Borge Thorsen
    • mother: Grethe Hogaard (Andersen) Thorsen
    • children: Marianne Thorsen
    • Hannibal Thorsen
    • Snild Thorsen
    • Sej Thorsen
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    Born February 2, 1932
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    • 1969
      Copenhagen University
    • 1974
      London Film Institute
    • 1953 - 1957
      Museum counsel, or Royal Art Collections
      Denmark
    • 1960 - 1963
      public Editions Bauhaussit
      Sweden
    • 1965 - 1967
      editor Ekstra Bladet
      Copenhagen, Denmark, Denmark
    • 1969 - 1974
      director, Sland Booking Agency
      Denmark
    • 1975 - 1998
      general director, International Film
      Denmark
    • 1992
      director, Super Film
      Denmark