Just Betzer

Producer
Former president of the prolific Danish production company, Panorama Film, who formed the London-based Panorama Film International in 1985 and set up Just Betzer Films in Los Angeles in 1990. Best known for the ... Read more »
Born: 06/11/1944 in Denmark

Filmography

Producer (23)

A Day in October 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

3 Days in August 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

And You Thought Your Parents Were Weird 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

Farlig Leg 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Nobody's Perfect 1990 (Movie)

(Co-Producer)

The Girl in a Swing 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Babette's Feast 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Misfit Brigade 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Warriors of the Apocalypse 1986 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

My Farmors Hus 1984 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Suzanne og Leonard 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

American Commandos 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Oejeblikket 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Krigernes Boern 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Slaegten 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Firmaskovturen 1977 (Movie)

(Producer)

Vinterboern 1977 (Movie)

(Producer)

Familien Gyldenkaal vinder valget 1976 (Movie)

(Producer)

Pas paa ryggen, professor 1976 (Movie)

(Producer)

Julefrokosten 1975 (Movie)

(Producer)

Brand-Boerge Rykker Ud 1974 (Movie)

(Producer)

Far til fire i hoejt humoer 1970 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lenin, Din Gavtyv 1970 (Movie)

(Producer)

Biography

Former president of the prolific Danish production company, Panorama Film, who formed the London-based Panorama Film International in 1985 and set up Just Betzer Films in Los Angeles in 1990. Best known for the Oscar-winning "Babette's Feast" (1987).

Relationships

Edvard Betzer

Father
began as a still photographer started a traveling cinema show in Jutland, Denmark (1942) built the first multiscreen complex in Aarhus province managed five of his son's theaters in the Jutland and Fyn provinces died of a heart attack on January 17, 1993

Mogens Betzer

Brother

Milestones

1990

Formed Los Angeles-based production company, Just Betzer Films in October

1985

Moved to England; set up London-based Panorama Film International with offices in Copenhagen and Los Angeles

1960

Founded Panorama Film production/distribution (date approximate) company in Denmark; (responsible for over 30 features)

Began career managing candy concession and as alternate projectionist at father's theater in Aarhus, Denmark age 11

Opened chain of 13 theaters throughout Denmark

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