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Viggo Larsen

(1880 – 1957)

Danish actor and director, born 1880, died January 6 1957. Trained as an officer in The Danish Army. Was in 1905 employed by Ole Olsen's first cinema 'Biograf Theatret' in Copenhagen. In 1906, Ole Olsen founded Nordisk Films Kompagni, and Viggo Larsen became Denmark's first film director in the period 1906-09. He was one of the driving forces in building Danish film industry which from the outset was destined for the world market. Now mostly remembered for directing the controversial film "Løvejagten paa Elleore" (1907), where he plays one of the two hunters. He continued his career in Germany where he directed and acted in more than 160 films.

Filmography Awards Festivals
Title Year Function Category
3 må man være 1959 Restaurantgæst DK/Feature
Maison Fifi 1915 Direction, Appearance Feature
Wie Axel ein Kostüm bekam 1914 Direction, Script Feature
Kinomann kauft eine Gartenbank 1912 Direction Feature
Secret of the underground passage 1911 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
The theft of diamonds 1910 Direction, Sherlock Holmes DK/Short fiction
Tsing the yellow devil 1910 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Duellen 1910 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Dødsspringet 1910 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Ørneægget 1910 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Heksen og Cyklisten 1909 Direction DK/Short fiction
Barnet som Velgører 1909 Direction, Vagabonden DK/Short fiction
Et Budskab til Napoleon paa Elba 1909 Direction, Napoleon DK/Short fiction
The magic purse 1909 Direction DK/Short fiction
Natten før Christians Fødselsdag 1909 Direction DK/Short fiction
Pat Corner 1909 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Den graa Dame 1909 Direction, Sherlock Holmes DK/Short fiction
I Forbryderhænder 1909 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Madame sans Gene 1909 Direction, Napoleon DK/Short fiction
Nat Pinkerton I 1909 Direction, Nat Pinkerton DK/Short fiction
Nat Pinkerton II 1909 Direction, Nat Pinkerton DK/Short fiction
Paul Wangs Skæbne 1909 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Den vanartede Søn 1909 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Grevinde X 1909 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
De to Guldgravere 1909 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Arvingen til Kragsholm 1909 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Wilhelm Tell 1909 Direction DK/Short fiction
Anarkister ombord 1909 Direction DK/Short fiction
Dr. Nikola I 1909 Direction DK/Short fiction
Dr. Nikola II 1909 Direction DK/Short fiction
Dr. Nikola III 1909 Direction DK/Short fiction
Droske 519 1909 Direction, Script, Sherlock Holmes, opdager DK/Short fiction
Hævnen 1909 Appearance DK/Short fiction
En Kvinde af Folket 1909 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Faderen 1909 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Apache Dans 1909 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Armbaandet 1909 Appearance DK/Short fiction
The will 1908 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Barn i Kirke 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Lion hunting 1908 Direction, Jæger DK/Short fiction
Motorcyklisten 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Svend Dyrings Hus 1908 Direction, Faderen DK/Short fiction
Et Folkesagn 1908 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Kaliffens Æventyr 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Karneval 1908 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Lille Hanne 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Lykkens Galoscher 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Othello 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Sherlock Holmes i Livsfare 1908 Direction, Sherlock Holmes DK/Short fiction
Smæklaasen 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
La Tosca 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Trilby 1908 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Hercules the Athlete 1908 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Vildmanden 1908 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Synderinden 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Alkymistens Datter 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Bear Hunting in Russia 1908 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Alene i Verden 1908 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Den Blinde 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Den falske Generaldirektør 1908 Direction DK/Short fiction
Dansen paa Koldinghus 1908 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Pierrot og Pierette 1908 Appearance DK/Short fiction
The Flight from the Seraglio 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
The lady with the camelias 1907 Direction, Armand DK/Short fiction
Der var engang 1907 Direction, Prinsen DK/Short fiction
For a Woman's Sake 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Fyrtøjet 1907 Direction, Soldaten DK/Short fiction
Den hvide Slavinde 1907 Direction, Pigens forlovede DK/Short fiction
Happy Bob paa Keglebane 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Happy Bob paa Rottejagt 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Happy Bob som Bokser 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Happy Bob som Cyklist 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Happy Bob som Frier 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Happy Bob som Tjener 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Isbjørnejagt 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Mesalliancen 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
A modern naval hero 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Den sorte Maske 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Tantes Fødselsdag 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Texas Tex 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Vikingeblod 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Æren tabt alt tabt 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Hævnet 1907 Direction, Pigens kæreste DK/Short fiction
Falliten 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Drengen med den sjette Sans 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Den glade Enke 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Angelo, Tyran fra Padua 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Baby paa Laanekontoret 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Røverens Brud 1907 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
The pilote's daughter 1907 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Fra Bagdad 1907 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Haanden 1907 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Hjortens Flugt 1907 Appearance DK/Short fiction
Tryllesækken 1907 Direction DK/Short fiction
Anarkistens Svigermoder 1906 Direction, Anarkisten DK/Short fiction
En Foræring til min Kone 1906 Direction DK/Short fiction
Galejslaven 1906 Direction DK/Short fiction
Gaardmandssøn og Husmandsdatter 1906 Direction DK/Short fiction
Professorens Morgenavis 1906 Direction DK/Short fiction
Røverhøvdingen 1906 Direction DK/Short fiction
Stenhuggerens Datter 1906 Direction DK/Short fiction
Caros Død 1906 Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Fiskerliv i Norden 1906 Direction, Fisker, præst DK/Short fiction
Den glade Enke 1906 Direction DK/Short fiction
En ny Hat til Madammen 1906 Direction DK/Short fiction
Journalisten som Sjover Direction DK/Short fiction
Peters Held Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Robinson Crusoe Direction DK/Short fiction
Sherlock Holmes II Direction, Sherlock Holmes DK/Short fiction
Sherlock Holmes III Direction DK/Short fiction
To Børn paa Landevejen Direction DK/Short fiction
Syndens Sold Direction, Appearance DK/Short fiction
Rosen Direction, Frier DK/Short fiction
Lægens Offer Appearance DK/Short fiction
Præstens Sønner Appearance DK/Short fiction
En Opstandelse Appearance DK/Short fiction
Ridderen af Randers Bro Appearance DK/Short fiction
Sømandsliv Appearance DK/Short fiction
Feens Rose Appearance DK/Short fiction
Hans og Trine Appearance DK/Short fiction
Kærlighed i Orienten Appearance DK/Short fiction
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