Denis Villeneuve

Birthday:

10/03/1967

Place of birth:

Trois-Rivières - Québec - Canada:

Biography:

Denis Villeneuve (born October 3, 1967 in Gentilly, Quebec) is a Canadian film director and writer. In his early career he won Radio-Canada's youth film competition "La Course Europe-Asie" in 1990-91. He is a three-time winner of the Genie Award for Best Director, for Maelström in 2001, Polytechnique in 2010 and Incendies in 2011. All three films also won the Best Picture award. His 2010 film Incendies represented Canada at the 83rd Academy Awards in the category of Best Foreign Language Film and made the list of nominees. In January 2011 he was selected as one of the top ten film makers to watch.


Film Credits

Zigrail (1995)
as Denis

Production Credits

Dune (2019)
Director
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Director
Arrival (2016)
Director
Sicario (2015)
Director
Enemy (2013)
Director
Prisoners (2013)
Director
Mars et Avril (2012)
Writer
Etude Empirique sur l'Influence du Son sur la Persistance Rétinienne (2011)
Director
Rated R for Nudity (2011)
Director
Incendies (2010)
Director
Incendies (2010)
Writer
Incendies (2010)
Dialogue
Polytechnique (2009)
Director
Polytechnique (2009)
Writer
Next Floor (2008)
Director
120 Seconds to Get Elected (2006)
Director
120 Seconds to Get Elected (2006)
Writer
Maelström (2000)
Director
Maelström (2000)
Writer
Un 32 août sur terre (1998)
Director
Un 32 août sur terre (1998)
Writer
Cosmos (1996)
Director
REW-FFWD (1994)
Director
REW-FFWD (1994)
Writer
The Son ()
Director