Bille August

About Bille August

Birth Day: November 9, 1948
Birth Place: Brede, Denmark

Bille August

Bille August was born on November 9, 1948 in Brede, Denmark. Director of the Danish-Swedish film Pelle the Conqueror, which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
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Occupation Director
Age 72 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born November 9, 1948 (Brede, Denmark)
Birthday November 9
Town/City Brede, Denmark
Nationality Denmark

🌙 Zodiac

Bille August’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Bille August was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.

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Director of the Danish-Swedish film Pelle the Conqueror, which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

Before Fame

His two early works Homeward in the Night and Honeymoon established his reputation for bringing out deeply personal stories on screen.


His film Pelle the Conqueror also won the Palme D'or at the Cannes Film Festival.

Family Life

He was married to Actress Pernilla August from 1991 to 1997.

Associated With

His film The House of the Spirits featured Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons, and Vanessa Redgrave.

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