26 May 1959|
Bornedal was born in Nørresundby, Denmark. He wrote and directed Nattevagten (Nightwatch, 1994), a thriller about a law student who works in a morgue as a night-watchman, and becomes implicated in a series of murders of prostitutes. He also directed an English language remake (Nightwatch) in 1997, starring Ewan McGregor, Nick Nolte and Patricia Arquette. In 2002, he directed I Am Dina. Other Danish films include The Substitute (2007), Just Another Love Story (2007), and Deliver Us from Evil. In 2012, he directed the English-language film The Possession. He was one of the producers of Mimic.
He is married to the Danish actress, Helle Fagralid, and has three children.
|1993||I en del af verden||TV|
|1996||Charlot og Charlotte||TV series|
|Nightwatch||Story, director, screenplay||American film|
|2002||Jeg er Dina||Screenplay, director||Danish-Swedish-Norwegian film. English title: I Am Dina|
|2007||Vikaren||Director, screenplay||Film. English title: The Substitute|
|Just Another Love Story||Director of photography, director, screenplay|
|2009||Fri Os Fra Det Onde||Director, screenplay|
|2012||The Possession||Director||American film|
- "Ole Bornedal", The New York Times