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Person - Balling, Erik (1924-2005)

Balling, Erik (1924-2005)

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Person

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Balling, Erik (1924-2005)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Denmark  1924-11-29 - 2005-11-19

History:

Erick Balling was a Danish film director.

His career started in 1946 working in Nordisk Film, where he was its director in 1957. His first movie was "Adam and Eve" (1953). He was especially known for his comedies like "Poeten og lillemor" (1959) o "Sommer i Tirol" (1964). He worked with Henning Bahs in movies like "Olsen-banden" (1968), which is the one that gave him fame. At the beginning of the seventies, he made famous the TV serie "Huset Pa Christanshavn". At the same year, he produced the Danish epic serie "Matador". Some of his most famous movies are "Midt Om Natten" (1984) and "Martha" (1967). He won many awards along his life.

He died the 19th November 2005 in Gentofte.

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Denmark in 1924-11-29

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