Michael Haneke

DIRECTOR, WRITER

Birth Place: Munich, Bavaria, Germany

Born: 1942-03-23

Michael Haneke Biography

Michael Haneke (born 23 March 1942) is an Austrian filmmaker and writer best known for his bleak and disturbing style. His films often document problems and failures in modern society. Haneke has worked in television‚ theatre and cinema. He is also known for raising social issues in his work. Besides working as filmmaker he also teaches directing at the Filmacademy Vienna. At the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, his film The White Ribbon won the Palme d'Or for best film, and at the 67th Golden Globe Awards the film won the Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film. He has made films in French, German and English.Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Haneke, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Michael Haneke Filmography

Amour

Amour

The White Ribbon

The White Ribbon

Hidden

Hidden

The Time of the Wolf

The Time of the Wolf

The Piano Teacher

The Piano Teacher

Code Unknown

Code Unknown

Funny Games

Funny Games

The Castle

The Castle

Lumiere and Company

Lumiere and Company

71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance

71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance

Benny's Video

Benny's Video

The Seventh Continent

The Seventh Continent

Michael Haneke's Top 10 Favorite Films

Salo, or The 120 Days of Sodom

Salo, or The 120 Days of Sodom

The Mirror

The Mirror

Woman Under the Influence, A

Woman Under the Influence, A

Lancelot of the Lake

Lancelot of the Lake

Au Hasard Balthazar

Au Hasard Balthazar

The Exterminating Angel

The Exterminating Angel

L'Eclisse

L'Eclisse

Psycho

Psycho

Germany Year Zero

Germany Year Zero

The Gold Rush

The Gold Rush