Gabriel Axel

Gabriel Axel

Director

Gabriel Axel was born on April 18, 1918 in Århus, Denmark. He was a director, known for Babette’s Feast (1987), Hagbard and Signe (1967) and Christian (1989). He was married to Lucie Axel Mørch. He died on February 9, 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Filmography

2001 Leïla
1995 Lumière and Company (Documentary) (segment "Gabriel Axel/Copenhague")
1994 Royal Deceit
1989 Christian
1987 Babette´s Feast
1985-1986 Les colonnes du ciel (TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes)
1981 Mon meilleur Noël (TV Series) (1 episode)
1981 Antoine et Julie (TV Movie)
1981 La ramandeuse (TV Movie)
1980 Le curé de Tours (TV Movie)
1980 Le coq de Bruyère (TV Movie)
1978 La ronde de nuit (TV Movie)
1977 Un crime de notre temps (TV Movie)
1977 Going for Broke
1976 The Goldcabbage Family Breaks the Bank
1975 The Goldcabbage Family
1972 Soft Shoulders, Sharp Curves
1971 Med kærlig hilsen
1970 The Ways of Women
1968 Danish Blue (Documentary)
1968 Boubouroche (TV Movie)
1967 Hagbard and Signe
1966 Frieriet (TV Movie)
1966 Om tobakkens skadelige virkninger (TV Short)
1965 Regnvejr og ingen penge (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
1964 Ægget (TV Movie)
1964 Paradise and Back
1963 Tre piger i Paris
1963 We're Doing Alright
1962 Oskar
1962 Crazy Paradise
1962 Den evige ægtemand (TV Movie)
1961 Mester Pierre Pathelin (TV Movie)
1961 Skærmydsler (TV Movie)
1961 Dr. Belhomme's Pensionat (TV Movie)
1960 Flemming og Kvik
1960 Selskabsrejsen (TV Movie)
1959 X-60 starter (TV Short)
1959 Helle for Helene
1958 Møde ved midnat (TV Movie)
1958 En skefuld katharsis (TV Movie)
1958 Boubouroche (TV Movie)
1958 The Girls Are Willing
1957 Henrik og Pernille (TV Movie)
1957 De røde tjørne (TV Short)
1957 En kvinde er overflødig
1956 Frøken Julie (TV Movie)
1956 Kong Renées datter (TV Movie)
1956 Falske nøgler (TV Movie)
1956 Livet er skønt (TV Movie)
1956 Døden (TV Movie)
1956 Dronninger af Frankrig (TV Movie)
1956 En mindefest (TV Movie)
1956 Det er så yndigt (TV Movie)
1955 Simon og Laura (TV Movie)
1955 Scapins gavtyvestreger (TV Movie)
1955 Altid ballade
1955 En kvinde er overflødig (TV Movie)
1955 En caprice (TV Movie)
1955 Motivet (TV Movie)
1955 Marguerite (TV Movie)
1955 Ole Lukøje (TV Movie)
1955 En skefuld katharsis (TV Movie)
1954 Acharnerne (TV Movie)
1954 Tran (TV Movie)
1954 Li' som lidt ensom (TV Movie)
1954 Lapointe og Ropiteau (TV Movie)
1954 Livet er skønt (TV Movie)
1954 En mindefest (TV Movie)
1954 Hvem ved? (TV Movie)
1954 En svanesang (TV Movie)
1953 Kong Renés datter (TV Movie)
1953 Familien Hansen (TV Movie)
1953 Falske nøgler (TV Movie)
1953 Hallo, derude (TV Movie)
1953 En bjørn (TV Movie)
1953 Et spil (TV Movie)
1952 Aften (TV Movie)
1952 Skyggedans (TV Movie)
1952 Forlovelse indgået (TV Movie)
1952 Pantalones bryllup (TV Movie)
1951 Døden (TV Short)  

Gabriel Axel's films at RIFF
Babette´s Feast
Special Events
Year: 1987
In a remote 19th-century Danish village, two sisters lead a rigid life centered around their father, the...

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