Person - Axel, Gabriel (1918-2014)

Axel, Gabriel (1918-2014)

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Person

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Axel, Gabriel (1918-2014)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

1918-04-18 - Denmark  2014-02-09

History:

Gabriel Axel was a Danish film director, actor, scriptwriter and producer.

He studied dramatic arts in Denmark. After that, he moved to Paris, where he began working as an actor. In 1951, he started working for the Danish TV and, in 1955, started in cinema with Altid Ballade. He obtained fame in Europe with movies like "Kvinder er overflodig" (1957) y "Guld og Gronne Skove" (1958). In 1987 he made his master piece "Babette's feats", which was very awarded. His last work in cinema was "Leila" (2001).

He died the 9th Febraury 2014 in Bagsvaerd (Denmark) at the age of 95.

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Denmark in 2014-02-09

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IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

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