Bille August
Date of Birth
Nov 09, 1948
Birth Place:
Copenhagen, Denmark


Bille August is a photographer-turned-director whose penchant for weaving deeply personal stories eventually gave way to adapting seemingly impenetrable novels into moderately successful features. His remarkable eye for period and character detail has gained him a solid reputation as one of his generation's most talented filmmakers. A native of Brede, Denmark, August graduated from the Danish Film...