Director, Script Writer, Producer GREECE

Yorgos LANTHIMOS

Yorgos LANTHIMOS

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Biography

Four time Academy Award nominated filmmaker, Yorgos Lanthimos was born in Athens, Greece. He launched to international attention in 2009 with his second feature film, Dogtooth, winner of the Un Certain Regard Prize at the 62nd Festival de Cannes and nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. His first English language feature film, The Lobster, presented in Competition at the 68th Festival de Cannes won the Jury Prize. In 2017 Lanthimos received an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay. The Killing of a Sacred Dear premiered in competition at the 70th Festival de Cannes and won the Best Screenplay prize. His most recent film, The Favourite received a leading ten Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, Best Director, and won Best Actress for Olivia Colman.

Films presented at Cannes

THE LOBSTER 2015 In Competition – Feature Films Director, Script / Dialogue
KYNODONTAS DOGTOOTH 2009 Un Certain Regard Director, Script / Dialogue

Awards

MISE À MORT DU CERF SACRÉ
THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER 2017 Award for Best Screenplay ((tied)) Director, Script / Dialogue
THE LOBSTER
THE LOBSTER 2015 Jury Prize Director, Script / Dialogue
DOGTOOTH
KYNODONTAS DOGTOOTH 2009 Un Certain Regard Prize - Groupama Gan Foundation for Cinema Director, Script / Dialogue
Jury members
Member - Feature films - 2019
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Directors

Agnès VARDA

Agnès VARDA

Director
Andreï TARKOVSKI

Andreï TARKOVSKI

Script Writer
Gaspar NOE

Gaspar NOE

Director
Marian MATHIAS

Marian MATHIAS

Script Writer
Mark  COUSINS

Mark COUSINS

Sean PENN

Sean PENN

Director, Actor
Woody ALLEN

Woody ALLEN

Director, Actor
Xavier DOLAN

Xavier DOLAN

Director, Actor
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