Bille August Movies

55 Steps

55 Steps

55 Steps
IMDb: 6.6
115 min

55 Steps is based a the inspiring true story of Eleanor Riese, a mental illness patient herself, who brings a class action suit to give competent mental patients the right…

Genre: Drama
The Hidden Soldier

The Hidden Soldier

The Hidden Soldier
IMDb: 6.2
97 min

It’s 1941 and the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor has destroyed America’s morale. The US President Franklin D. Roosevelt then decides to risk it all by bombing Tokyo and raise…

Stille hjerte

Stille hjerte

Stille hjerte
IMDb: 7.1
98 min

The prestigious Danish filmmaker Bille August, winner of an Academy Award and two Palme d’Or in Cannes, returns with a highly personal drama. Three generations of a family gather over…

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Genre: Drama
Night Train to Lisbon

Night Train to Lisbon

Night Train to Lisbon
IMDb: 6.8
111 min

Raimund Gregorius, having saved a beautiful Portuguese woman from leaping to her death, stumbles upon a mesmerizing book by a Portuguese author, which compels him to suddenly abandon the boring…

Goodbye Bafana

Goodbye Bafana

Goodbye Bafana
IMDb: 7.1
140 min

The true story of a white South African racist whose life was profoundly altered by the black prisoner he guarded for twenty years. The prisoner’s name was Nelson Mandela.

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Genre: Drama, History
Les Misérables in Concert

Les Misérables in Concert

Les Misérables in Concert
IMDb: 7.5
134 min

Jean Valjean, a Frenchman imprisoned for stealing bread, must flee a police officer named Javert. The pursuit consumes both men’s lives, and soon Valjean finds himself in the midst of…

Smilla’s Sense of Snow

Smilla’s Sense of Snow

Smilla’s Sense of Snow
IMDb: 6.4
121 min

Smilla Jaspersen, half Danish, half Greenlander, attempts to understand the death of a small boy who falls from the roof of her apartment building. Suspecting wrongdoing, Smilla uncovers a trail…

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The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits
IMDb: 6.9
140 min

A rancher, his clairvoyant wife and their family face turbulent years in South America.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Pelle the Conqueror

Pelle the Conqueror

Pelle the Conqueror
IMDb: 7.8
157 min

The end of the 19th century. A boat filled with Swedish emigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm. Among them are Lasse and his son Pelle who move to…

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Genre: Drama