Michael Haneke

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Michael Haneke
  • Birth Place: Munich, Germany
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/23/1942, Aries
  • Profession: Director; writer
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Michael Haneke Fast Facts:
  • Father is a German actor and director; mother is an Austrian actress.
  • Studied psychology and philosophy in college.
  • Worked as a film critic for several years.
  • Moved to directing with the TV movie After Liverpool (...Und was kommit danach?) in 1974.
  • Staged Mozart's opera Don Giovanni for Opéra National de Paris in 2006.
  • Michael Haneke Relationships:
  • Beatrix von Degenschild - Mother
  • Fritz Haneke - Father
  • Suzanne - Wife
  • Michael Haneke Awards:
  • 2009 Cannes Film Festival: Palme d'Or - Winner
  • 1997 Cannes Film Festival: Palme d'Or - Nominee
  • 2005 European Film Awards: European Screenwriter - Nominee
  • 2013 César Awards: Best Writing - Winner
  • 2001 Cannes Film Festival: Palme d'Or - Nominee
  • 2009 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Film not in the English Language - Nominee
  • 2010 Golden Globe: Best Foreign Language Film - Winner
  • 2000 Cannes Film Festival: Palme d'Or - Nominee
  • 2001 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Film not in the English Language - Nominee
  • 2009 European Film Awards: European Film - Winner
  • 2009 European Film Awards: European Director - Winner
  • 2005 European Film Awards: European Film - Winner
  • 2013 César Awards: Best Director - Winner
  • 2012 Cannes Film Festival: Palme d'Or - Winner
  • 2009 European Film Awards: European Screenwriter - Winner
  • 2012 European Film Awards: European Film - Winner
  • 2005 European Film Awards: European Director - Winner
  • 2012 European Film Awards: European Screenwriter - Nominee
  • 2013 César Awards: Best Film - Winner
  • 2012 European Film Awards: European Director - Winner
  • College:
  • Attended University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

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