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

Francesco ROSI

Francesco ROSI

Script Writer
KAWAMURA Genki

KAWAMURA Genki

Script Writer
Jean-Luc GODARD

Jean-Luc GODARD

Director, Actor
Michael HANEKE

Michael HANEKE

Director, Actor
Michelangelo ANTONIONI

Michelangelo ANTONIONI

Script Writer, Director
Paulo ROCHA

Paulo ROCHA

Script Writer
René CLAIR

René CLAIR

Valeria GOLINO

Valeria GOLINO

Actress
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