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.

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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.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 36

Birthday 1942-03-23

Place of Birth Munich, Bavaria, Germany

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Also Known As

  • 미카엘 하네케

Writing TV ShowsMovies

2017 Happy End Writer
2012 Amour Screenplay
2009 The White Ribbon Story Screenplay
2007 Funny Games Screenplay
2005 Caché Screenplay
2003 Time of the Wolf Screenplay
2001 The Piano Teacher Screenplay
2000 Code Unknown Screenplay
1997 Funny Games Screenplay
1997 The Castle Writer
1995 The Moor's Head Screenplay
1994 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance Writer
1993 The Rebellion Writer
1993 Benny's Video Screenplay
1991 Obituary for a Murderer Writer
1989 The Seventh Continent Screenplay
1987 Dirt Dialogue
1986 Fraulein - Ein deutsches Melodram Writer
1983 Variation - oder Daß es Utopien gibt, weiß ich selber! Writer
1979 Lemmings, Part 2 – Injuries Writer
1979 Lemmings, Part 1 – Arcades Writer
1976 Three Paths to the Lake Screenplay
1974 After Liverpool Writer

Directing

2017 Happy End Director
2013 Cosi Fan Tutte Director
2012 Amour Director
2009 The White Ribbon Director
2007 Funny Games Director
2005 Caché Director
2003 Time of the Wolf Director
2001 The Piano Teacher Director
2000 Code Unknown Director
1997 Funny Games Director
1997 The Castle Director
1995 Lumière and Company Director
1994 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance Director
1993 The Rebellion Director
1993 Benny's Video Director
1991 Obituary for a Murderer Director
1989 The Seventh Continent Director
1986 Fraulein - Ein deutsches Melodram Director
1984 Who Was Edgar Allan? Director
1983 Variation - oder Daß es Utopien gibt, weiß ich selber! Director
1979 Lemmings, Part 2 – Injuries Director
1979 Lemmings, Part 1 – Arcades Director
1976 Three Paths to the Lake Director
1976 Sperrmüll Director
1974 After Liverpool Director

Acting

2015 French Cinema Mon Amour
2013 Trespassing Bergman as Himself
2013 Michael H - Profession: Director as Himself
2009 My Life - Michael Haneke as Himself
2008 Inthierryview as himself
2005 24 Realities per Second as Self
2002 Through the Night with... (1 episode)
2000 Filming Haneke as Interviewee
1996 Charm's Incidents

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