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Jens Jorgen Thorsen

director

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.

Interests

  • Other 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