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About Lars von Trier
Lars von Trier is a celebrated Danish film director and screenwriter regarded as one of the finest Danish film directors of his generation. He is known for films such as 1984's The Element of Crime, 1996's Breaking the Waves and 2003's Dogville.
His first marriage was to Cæcilia Holbek. The marriage lasted from 1987 to 1995 and produced two children. In 1997, he married his second wife Bente Frøge.
He suffers from a serious fear of flying which forces him to shoot majority of his films in Denmark or neighboring Sweden.
Prior to his mother's death in 1989, she shocked him by revealing that the man he knew as his father was really not his biological father.
In 2011, he was kicked out of the Cannes Film Festival after telling journalists that he sympathized with Adolf Hitler and went on to jokingly add that he himself was a Nazi.
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Famous quotes by Lars von Trier
I had an almost fetishistic attraction to film technology.Lars von Trier
Only a fool does not fear actors, but you can't beat them, and if you can't beat them, join them, as they say. As I've got older I've become very interested in that part of the work.Lars von Trier
Lars von Trier's Popularity
Lars von Trier is a famous Danish director, who was born on April 30, 1956. As a person born on this date, Lars von Trier is listed in our database as the 19th most popular celebrity for the day (April 30) and the 30th most popular for the year (1956).
People born on April 30 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Lars von Trier is the 610th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Lars von Trier's birthday, Lars von Trier is the 16th most famous Danish and ranks 8th in famous people born in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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