Bille August, Date of Birth, Place of Birth

    

Bille August

Danish film director

Date of Birth: 09-Nov-1948

Place of Birth: Brede, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark

Profession: screenwriter, photographer, cinematographer, film director

Nationality: Denmark

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio


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About Bille August

  • Bille August (born 9 November 1948) is a Danish Academy Award-winning film and television director.
  • His 1987 film Pelle the Conqueror won the Palme d'Or, Academy Award and Golden Globe.
  • He is one of only eight directors to win the Palme d'Or twice, winning the prestigious award again in 1992 for The Best Intentions, based on the autobiographical script by Ingmar Bergman.
  • He was married to Swedish actress Pernilla August from 1991 to 1997.

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