Thomas Vinterberg

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Thomas Vinterberg (Danish: [ˈtsʰʌmæs ˈve̝nˀtɐˌpɛɐ̯ˀ]; born 19 May 1969) is a Danish film director who, along with Lars von Trier, co-founded the Dogme 95 movement in filmmaking, which established rules for simplifying movie production. He is best known for the films The Celebration (1998), Submarino (2010), The Hunt (2012), Far from the Madding Crowd (2015), and Another Round (2020). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Vinterberg has received more than 1,229,794 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Thomas Vinterberg is the 439th most popular film director (down from 308th in 2019), the 227th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 171st in 2019) and the 5th most popular Danish Film Director.

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Among film directors, Thomas Vinterberg ranks 439 out of 2,041Before him are Walter Lantz, Bo Widerberg, Delmer Daves, Yuri Norstein, Ariane Mnouchkine, and Arthur Hiller. After him are Jacques Tourneur, Louis Feuillade, Bertrand Blier, René Laloux, Don Bluth, and William A. Wellman.

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Among people born in 1969, Thomas Vinterberg ranks 63Before him are Triple H, Giorgi Margvelashvili, Bong Joon-ho, Robert Miles, Hong Myung-bo, and Oleg Salenko. After him are Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands, Marc Wilmots, Sahra Wagenknecht, Laurie Holden, Paulo Bento, and Keith Flint.

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Among people born in Denmark, Thomas Vinterberg ranks 227 out of 1,032Before him are Leonora Christina Ulfeldt (1621), Kenneth Zohore (1994), Kaj Munk (1898), Christian Mortensen (1882), Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller (1913), and Conrad Malte-Brun (1775). After him are Svein Knutsson (1016), Wilhelm Marstrand (1810), Peder Mørk Mønsted (1859), Anker Jørgensen (1922), Inger Christensen (1935), and Jeppe Aakjær (1866).


Among film directors born in Denmark, Thomas Vinterberg ranks 5Before him are Lars von Trier (1956), Carl Theodor Dreyer (1889), Bille August (1948), and Gabriel Axel (1918). After him are Susanne Bier (1960), Henning Carlsen (1927), Søren Kragh-Jacobsen (1947), Erik Balling (1924), Urban Gad (1879), Benjamin Christensen (1879), and Nicolas Winding Refn (1970).