Michael Haneke

Film Director / Screenwriter / Writer / Theatre Director | * 03/23/1942 (80) | Munich, Bavaria (Germany)
Michael Haneke (German: [ˈhaːnəkə]; born 23 March 1942) is an Austrian film director and screenwriter. His work often examines social issues and depicts the feelings of estrangement experienced by individuals in modern society. Haneke has made films in French, German, and English and has worked in television and theatre, as well as cinema. He also teaches film direction at the Film Academy Vienna. His directorial debut, The Seventh Continent, won the Bronze Leopard at the Locarno International Film Festival in 1989. He later won the Grand Prix at the 2001 Cannes Film Festival for The Piano Teacher and the Best Director Award for Caché at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival. He subsequently directed the 2007 remake of his controversial 1997 film Funny Games. At the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, his film The White Ribbon won the Palme d'Or, and at the 67th Golden Globe Awards the film ... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | TV Movies

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Awards & Nominations for Michael Haneke

Knight of The Legion of Honour Commandeur Des Arts Et Des Lettres‎ Romy (TV award) Gold Decoration for Services To The City of Vienna Konrad Wolf Prize Princess of AsturIAS Award for The Arts Officer's Cross of The Order of Merit of The Federal Republic of Germany Sonning Prize Bavarian Maximilian Order for Science and Art Pour Le Mérite for Sciences and Arts Order Doctor Honoris Causa of The University of Innsbruck Axel Corti Prize Austrian Decoration for Science and Art 2x European Film Academy Critics Award 3x European Film Award for Best Film 3x European Film Award for Best Director European Film Award for Best Screenwriter Knight Commander's Cross of The Order of Merit of The Federal Republic of Germany Pour le Mérite Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay 5x European Film Award for Best Film 4x European Film Award for Best Screenwriter European Film Award - People's Choice Award for Best Director 4x European Film Award for Best Director
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Movies with Michael Haneke as Actor(14)

TV Shows/Series with Michael Haneke as Actor(2)

Movies with Michael Haneke as Crew(50)

Directing/Director2017 Happy End
Writing/Writer2017 Happy End
Crew/Thanks2014 Goodnight Mommy
Directing/Director2013 Così fan tutte
Directing/Director2012 Amour
Writing/Screenplay2012 Amour
Directing/Director2009 The White Ribbon
Writing/Story2009 The White Ribbon
Writing/Screenplay2009 The White Ribbon
Directing/Director2008 Funny Games
Writing/Screenplay2008 Funny Games
Directing/Director2005 Caché
Writing/Screenplay2005 Caché
Directing/Director2003 Time of the Wolf
Writing/Screenplay2003 Time of the Wolf
Directing/Director2001 The Piano Teacher
Writing/Screenplay2001 The Piano Teacher
Directing/Director2000 Code Unknown
Writing/Screenplay2000 Code Unknown
Directing/Director1997 Funny Games
Writing/Screenplay1997 Funny Games
Directing/Director1997 The Castle
Writing/Writer1997 The Castle
Writing/Screenplay1995 The Moor's Head
Directing/Director1995 Lumière and Company
Directing/Director1993 The Rebellion
Writing/Writer1993 The Rebellion
Directing/Director1992 Benny's Video
Writing/Screenplay1992 Benny's Video
Directing/Director1991 Obituary for a Murderer
Writing/Writer1991 Obituary for a Murderer
Directing/Director1989 The Seventh Continent
Writing/Screenplay1989 The Seventh Continent
Writing/Dialogue1986 Dirt
Directing/Director1986 Fraulein
Writing/Writer1986 Fraulein
Directing/Director1984 Who Was Edgar Allan?
Directing/Director1983 Variation
Writing/Writer1983 Variation
Directing/Director1979 Lemmings, Part 2: Injuries
Writing/Writer1979 Lemmings, Part 2: Injuries
Directing/Director1979 Lemmings, Part 1: Arcadia
Writing/Writer1979 Lemmings, Part 1: Arcadia
Directing/Director1976 Three Paths to the Lake
Writing/Screenplay1976 Three Paths to the Lake
Directing/Director1976 Trash
Directing/Director1974 After Liverpool
Writing/Writer1974 After Liverpool

Full Name: Michael Haneke
Citizenship: Austria
Born: Monday, 03/23 1942 (March) in Munich, Bavaria (Germany) (current age: 80 years + 363 days)
Zodiac sign: Aries (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Languages: German (DE), French (FR)
Educated at: University of Vienna
Employer: University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna
Member of: Academy of Arts, Berlin
Father: Fritz Haneke
Mother: Beatrix von Degenschild
Related to: Franz-Josef Binder
Other names for Michael Haneke (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"미카엘 하네케"
Michael Haneke frequently works together with these people:
Veit Heiduschka (14x, Crew)
Paulus Manker (9x, Actor)
Christoph Kanter (9x, Crew)
Isabelle Huppert (8x, Actress)
Nadine Muse (8x, Crew)
Marie Homolkova (7x, Crew)
Michael Katz (7x, Crew)
Monika Willi (6x, Crew)
Christian Berger (6x, Crew)
Juliette Binoche (5x, Actress)
Otto Sander (2x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8289, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 03/16/2023