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Darren Aronofsky

Darren Aronofsky was born February 12, 1969, in Brooklyn, New York. Growing up, Darren was always artistic: he loved classic movies and, as a teenager, he even spent time doing graffiti art. After high school, Darren went to Harvard University to study film (both live-action and animation). He won several film awards after completing his senior ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 32 wins & 69 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 Jackie (producer) (pre-production)
  XOXO (producer) (announced)
 2015 Zipper (executive producer)
 2014 Noah (producer)
 2010/I The Fighter (executive producer)
 2008 The Wrestler (producer)
 2002 Below (producer)
 1991 Fortune Cookie (Short) (producer)
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Other Works:

Directed Clint Mansell music video "Pi R Squared" (1999).

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To me, watching a movie is like going to an amusement park. My worst fear is making a film that people don't think is a good ride. See more »


As of 2011, he has 3 movies in the IMDb Top 250 Movies: Requiem for a Dream (2000), The Wrestler (2008) & Black Swan (2010). See more »


Frequently uses a technique known as the hip-hop montage, which is a sequence of images or actions shown in fast-motion with accompanying sound effects, usually shown to simulate a certain action, such as taking drugs. See more »

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