Director, Writer, Producer, Script Writer, Director

Nicolas WINDING REFN

Nicolas WINDING REFN
Biography

Director, Writer, Producer, Nicolas Winding Refn was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, and raised in New York. At age 24 he wrote and directed the extremely violent and uncompromising, "Pusher" (1996), which became a cult phenomenon and won him instant international critical acclaim in 1996. His subsequent films include "Bleeder" (1999), "Fear X" (2003), "Pusher II" (2004) and "Pusher III" (2005), "Bronson" (2008), and "Valhalla Rising" (2009) the latter of which premiered at the 2009 Venice Film Festival and led the world media to define NWR’s filmic style as “Refn-esk.” In 2011, Nicolas Winding Refn was awarded Best Director at the Festival de Cannes for his masterpiece "Drive". Two years later, he returned to Cannes in Competition for his most recent film, "Only God Forgives", causing controversy and divided opinions around the world.

Films presented at Cannes

Awards

DRIVE
DRIVE 2011 Award for Best Director Director
Jury members
Member - Feature films - 2014
Share

Directors

Andrey ZVYAGINTSEV

Andrey ZVYAGINTSEV

Director, script writer
Christophe HONORE

Christophe HONORE

Director, Script Writer
Fernando Ezequiel SOLANAS

Fernando Ezequiel SOLANAS

Compositeur, Set Designer, Script Writer
Jean-Paul RAPPENEAU

Jean-Paul RAPPENEAU

Director
Michael HANEKE

Michael HANEKE

Director, Actor
Sean PENN

Sean PENN

Director, Actor
Vanessa REDGRAVE

Vanessa REDGRAVE

Actress, Actress
Wim WENDERS

Wim WENDERS

Director
Released on

Separate addresses with a comma * * * Required fields
}}
.

.

.