Hany Abu-Assad

Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 10/11/1961 (58) | Nazareth, Israel
Hany Abu-Assad (Arabic: هاني أبو أسعد‎; born 11 October 1961) is a Dutch-Palestinian-Israeli film director. He has received two Academy Award nominations: in 2006 for his film Paradise Now, and again in 2013 for his film Omar. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Crime | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Hany Abu-Assad

European Film Award for Best Screenwriter European Film Award for Best Screenwriter European Film Award – People's Choice Award for Best European Film

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Movies with Hany Abu-Assad as Actor(1)

as Himself - Jury member2019 Shortcutz Amsterdam Annual Awards 2019

Movies with Hany Abu-Assad as Crew(17)

Directing/Director2019 Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance
Directing/Director2017 The Mountain Between Us
Directing/Director2015 The Idol
Writing/Screenplay2015 The Idol
Production/Executive Producer2013 Josh: Independence Through Unity
Directing/Director2013 Omar
Writing/Writer2013 Omar
Production/Producer2013 Omar
Directing/Director2012 Do Not Forget Me Istanbul
Directing/Director2012 The Courier
Directing/Director2008 Stories on Human Rights
Directing/Director2005 Paradise Now
Writing/Author2005 Paradise Now
Directing/Director2003 Rana's Wedding
Directing/Director2003 Ford Transit
Directing/Director2001 Nazareth 2000
Directing/Director1998 Het 14e kippetje

Born: Wednesday, 10/11 1961 (October) in Nazareth (current age: 58 years + 135 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Other names for Hany Abu-Assad (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"هاني أبو أسعد"
Hany Abu-Assad frequently works together with these people:
Til Schweiger (3x, Actor)
Bero Beyer (3x, Crew)
Hiam Abbass (2x, Actress)
Waleed Zuaiter (2x, Actor)
Amer Hlehel (2x, Actor)
Ashraf Barhom (2x, Actor)
Justin Ficklin (2x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:96897, Added: 05/27/2018, Last updated: 02/10/2020