Denis Villeneuve

Birthday:

10/03/1967

Place of birth:

Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada:

Biography:

Denis Villeneuve OC CQ (French: [dəni vilnœv]; born October 3, 1967) is a French Canadian filmmaker. He is a four-time recipient of the Canadian Screen Award (formerly Genie Award) for Best Direction, for 'Maelström' in 2001, 'Polytechnique' in 2009, 'Incendies' in 2010 and 'Enemy' in 2013. The first three of these films also won the Canadian Screen Award for Best Motion Picture, while the latter was awarded the prize for best Canadian film of the year by the Toronto Film Critics Association. Internationally, he is known for directing several critically acclaimed films, including the thrillers 'Prisoners' (2013) and 'Sicario' (2015), as well as the science fiction films 'Arrival' (2016) and 'Blade Runner 2049' (2017). For his work on 'Arrival', he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Director. He was awarded the prize of Director of the Decade by the Hollywood Critics Association in December 2019. His latest film, 'Dune', based on Frank Herbert's novel of the same name, premiered on September 3, 2021, at the Venice Film Festival. Description above from the Wikipedia article Denis Villeneuve, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Production Credits

Dune: Part Two (2023)
Director
Dune: Part Two (2023)
Producer
Dune: Part Two (2023)
Screenplay
Dune (2021)
Director
Dune (2021)
Producer
Dune (2021)
Screenplay
Last and First Men (2020)
Thanks
Thlípsi (2018)
Thanks
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Director
Arrival (2016)
Director
Sicario (2015)
Director
Enemy (2013)
Director
Prisoners (2013)
Director
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
Un cri au bonheur (2007)
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
Cornouailles (1996)
Intern
Cosmos (1996)
Director
REW-FFWD (1994)
Writer
REW-FFWD (1994)
Director
Cleopatra ()
Director