Per Holst

Producer, Director, Commercial director
Leading light of the Danish film industry who has garnered an enviable collection of international awards, including: a Moscow Film Festival special jury prize for "Twist and Shout" (1985); two London Film Festival ... Read more »
Born: 03/28/1939 in Denmark

Filmography

Producer (38)

Grev Axel 2014 (Movie)

(Co-Producer)

Simon and the Oaks 2012 (Movie)

(Producer)

Brotherhood 2010 (Movie)

(Producer)

Max Pinlig 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Den Sorte Madonna 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Jungledyret Hugo: Fraek, Flabet Og Fri 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Evil 2006 (Movie)

(Nordisk Film) (Co-Producer)

I Am Dina 2002 (Movie)

(Producer)

Juliane 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Two Penny Dance 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bornholms Stemme 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

Barbara 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Let's Get Lost 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Monkey Business 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

All Things Fair 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Jungledyret 2: Den Store Filmhelt 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Jungledyret 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mov og Funder 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

Casanova 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Syrup 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

War of the Birds 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Arhus By Night 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Huller i suppen 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Pelle the Conqueror 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Rodtotterne og Tyrannos 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Element of Crime 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Flamberede hjerter 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Twist & Shout 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Yes, det et far! 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Ofelia kommer til byen 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Walter & Carlo: Op pa Fars hat 1985 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Orengen, der Forsvandt 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fremtidens Boern 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Zappa 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Skonheden og Udyret 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

Kundskabens Trae 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

Afskedens Time 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)
Writer (4)

Den Grimme Aelling Og Mig 2006 (Movie)

Idea by (Screenplay)

Walter & Carlo: Op pa Fars hat 1985 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Afskedens Time 1972 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Afskedens Time 1972 (Movie)

(From Story)
Director (2)

Walter & Carlo: Op pa Fars hat 1985 (Movie)

(Director)

Afskedens Time 1972 (Movie)

(Director)
Production Management (1)

Kaptajn Klyde og Hans Venner Vender Tilbage 1979 (Movie)

(Technical Director)

Biography

Leading light of the Danish film industry who has garnered an enviable collection of international awards, including: a Moscow Film Festival special jury prize for "Twist and Shout" (1985); two London Film Festival outstanding film of the year awards, for "Zappa" (1983) and "Beauty and the Beast" (1984); and nine "Roberts," the Danish equivalent of the Oscar. Holst has worked frequently with director Bille August, most notably on "Pelle the Conqueror" (1987), winner of the best foreign film Oscar and the Palme d'Or at Cannes.

Milestones

1983

First collaboration with director Bille August, "Zappa"

1981

Produced and directed first feature film, "Kaptajn Klyde Og Hans Venner Vender Tilbage"

1970

Produced short animated film, "Benny's Bathtub"

1965

Set up independent company to produce TV commercials

Entered film industry at age 17 working for Nordisk Film Junior, where he directed his first commercials

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