Lone Scherfig

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Lone Scherfig

Lone Scherfig (Danish: [ˈloːnə ˈɕɛɐ̯fi]; born 2 May 1959) is a Danish film director and screenwriter who has been involved with the Dogme 95 film movement and who has been widely critically acclaimed for several of her movies, including the Oscar-nominated film An Education (2009). Scherfig's movies are generally romantic comedies, including her film One Day (2011), based on the David Nicholls novel. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lone Scherfig has received more than 164,499 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 757th most popular film director.

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  • 1.92

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Among film directors, Lone Scherfig ranks 759 out of 1,305Before her are Ringo Lam, Hong Sang-soo, Budd Boetticher, Roy Ward Baker, Michael Winner, and Uwe Boll. After her are Steven Knight, Tadashi Imai, Shirin Neshat, Tran Anh Hung, James Gunn, and Kurt Maetzig.

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Among people born in 1959, Lone Scherfig ranks 162Before her are Majid Majidi, Ezzaki Badou, Vincent Lindon, Steven Erikson, Bradley Whitford, and Adrian Paul. After her are Steven Knight, Sanjay Dutt, Brian Thompson, Gilmar Rinaldi, Martin Brundle, and Brian Setzer.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Lone Scherfig ranks 343 out of 579Before her are Tom Kristensen (1967), Tom Belsø (1942), Nikolaj Lie Kaas (1973), Jan Magnussen (1973), Christian Emil Krag-Juel-Vind-Frijs (1817), and Michael Rasmussen (1974). After her are Hans Jacob Nielsen (1899), Lars-Emil Johansen (1946), Nathaniel Wallich (1786), Thomas Gravesen (1976), Knud Kristensen (1880), and Nicklas Bendtner (1988).


Among film directors born in Denmark, Lone Scherfig ranks 13Before her are Erik Balling (1924), Urban Gad (1879), Henning Carlsen (1927), Nicolas Winding Refn (1970), Jørgen Leth (1937), and Benjamin Christensen (1879). After her are Søren Kragh-Jacobsen (1947), Niels Arden Oplev (1961), and Anders Thomas Jensen (1972).

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