Biography

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Lone Scherfig (born May 2, 1959) is a Danish film director. She graduated Danish Film School in 1984, and began her career as a director with Kaj's fødselsdag "A Birthday Trip". She made her mark with the Dogme95-film, Italian for Beginners (Italiensk for begyndere, 2000), a romantic comedy which among its many international awards won the Silver Berlin Bear (Jury Prize) at the 2001 Berlin International Film Festival. It is credited as the most profitable Scandinavian film to date. Most recently she's directed An Education (2009), based on an autobiographical article by British journalist Lynn Barber. The independent film was nominated for three of the 82nd Academy Awards.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Lone Scherfig (born May 2, 1959) is a Danish film director. She graduated Danish Film School in 1984, and began her career as a director with Kaj's fødselsdag "A Birthday Trip". She made her mark with the Dogme95-film, Italian for Beginners (Italiensk for begyndere, 2000), a romantic comedy which among its many international awards won the Silver Berlin Bear (Jury Prize) at the 2001 Berlin International Film Festival. It is credited as the most profitable Scandinavian film to date. Most recently she's directed An Education (2009), based on an autobiographical article by British journalist Lynn Barber. The independent film was nominated for three of the 82nd Academy Awards.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Female

Known Credits 15

Birthday 1959-05-02

Place of Birth Copenhagen, Denmark

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Lone Wrede Scherfig

Directing TV ShowsMovies

Untitled Lone Scherfig New York ProjectDirector
2017 Their FinestDirector
2015 The Astronaut Wives Club(2 episodes)Director
2014 The Riot ClubDirector
2011 One DayDirector
2009 An EducationDirector
2007 Just Like HomeDirector
2005 Jeg er bare den logerendeDirector
2002 Wilbur Wants to Kill HimselfDirector
2000 Italian for BeginnersDirector
1998 On Our OwnDirector
1990 The Birthday TripDirector

Writing

Untitled Lone Scherfig New York ProjectWriter
2016 A Serious GameWriter
2007 Just Like HomeWriter
2006 Red RoadWriter
2005 Jeg er bare den logerendeWriter
2002 Wilbur Wants to Kill HimselfScreenplay
2000 Italian for BeginnersAuthor
1998 On Our OwnWriter

Creator

1994 Flemming og BeritCreator

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