Michael Haneke

Film Director / Screenwriter / Writer / Theatre Director | * 03/23/1942 (77) | Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Michael Haneke (German: [ˈhaːnəkə]; born 23 March 1942) is an Austrian film director and screenwriter best known for films such as Funny Games (1997), Caché (2005), The White Ribbon (2009) and Amour (2012). His work often examines social issues and depicts the feelings of estrangement experienced by individuals in modern society. Haneke has worked in television‚ theatre and cinema. Besides working as a filmmaker, Haneke also teaches film direction at the Film Academy Vienna. 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 won the Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film. In 2012, his film Amour premiered and competed at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. The film would go on to win the Palme d'Or, making it his second win of the prestigio... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Horror

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Awards & Nominations for Michael Haneke

Knight of The Legion of Honour Commandeur Des Arts Et Des Lettres‎ Romy 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 Doctor Honoris Causa of The University of Innsbruck Austrian Decoration for Science and Art Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay

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Movies with Michael Haneke as Actor(7)

Movies with Michael Haneke as Crew(50)

Writing/Writer2019 Kelvin's Book
Directing/Director2017 Happy End
Writing/Writer2017 Happy End
Directing/Director2013 Cosi Fan Tutte
Directing/Director2012 Amour
Writing/Screenplay2012 Amour
Directing/Director2009 The White Ribbon
Writing/Screenplay2009 The White Ribbon
Writing/Story2009 The White Ribbon
Directing/Director2007 Funny Games
Writing/Screenplay2007 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 Benny's Video
Writing/Screenplay1993 Benny's Video
Directing/Director1993 The Rebellion
Writing/Writer1993 The Rebellion
Directing/Director1991 Obituary for a Murderer
Writing/Writer1991 Obituary for a Murderer
Directing/Director1989 The Seventh Continent
Writing/Screenplay1989 The Seventh Continent
Writing/Dialogue1987 Dirt
Directing/Director1986 Fraulein - Ein deutsches Melodram
Directing/Director1984 Who Was Edgar Allan?
Directing/Director1979 Lemmings, Part 2 – Injuries
Directing/Director1979 Lemmings, Part 1 – Arcades
Writing/Writer1979 Lemmings, Part 1 – Arcades
Directing/Director1976 Three Paths to the Lake
Writing/Screenplay1976 Three Paths to the Lake
Directing/Director1976 Sperrmüll
Directing/Director1974 After Liverpool
Writing/Writer1974 After Liverpool

Full Name: Michael Haneke
Citizenship: Austria
Born: Monday, 03/23 1942 (March) in Munich (current age: 77 years + 154 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
Other names for Michael Haneke (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"미카엘 하네케"
Michael Haneke frequently works together with these people:
Veit Heiduschka (12x, Crew)
Sébastien Dubé (8x, Actor)
Paulus Manker (8x, Actor)
Isabelle Huppert (7x, Actress)
Marie Homolkova (7x, Crew)
Nadine Muse (7x, Crew)
Monika Willi (6x, Crew)
Michael Katz (6x, Crew)
Susanne Lothar (5x, Actress)
Walter Kindler (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8289, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 07/31/2019