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Michael Haneke


Michael Haneke was born on March 23, 1942 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. He is a director and writer, known for The White Ribbon (2009), Amour (2012) and Caché (Hidden) (2005). He is married to Susanne. They have four children. See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 90 wins & 63 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 Così fan tutte (TV Movie)
 2012 Amour
 2007 Funny Games
 1997 Funny Games
 1997 The Castle (TV Movie)
 1995 Lumière and Company (Documentary) (segment "Michael Haneke/Vienne")
 1993 Die Rebellion (TV Movie)
 1992 Benny's Video
 1991 Nachruf für einen Mörder (TV Movie)
 1984 Wer war Edgar Allan? (TV Movie)
 1979 Lemminge (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Verletzungen (1979)
- Arkadien (1979)
 1976 Sperrmüll (TV Movie)
 1976 Three Paths to the Lake (TV Movie)
 1974 After Liverpool (TV Movie)
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4 Interviews | 8 Articles | 3 Pictorials | See more »

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

There are those who see film and take it seriously as an artistic medium, and others who go to have a good time, to simply be entertained. I have to be careful , because it sounds like I am condemning, or criticizing what people are doing. I have nothing against that, in the same way that some people like rock music or to go dancing, and other people like to go to a Beethoven concert. It's just ... See more »

Trivia:

He was raised in the city of Wiener Neustadt, Austria and later studied psychology, philosophy and theatrical sciences at the University of Vienna, Austria. See more »

Trademark:

Use of extremely long static takes See more »

Nickname:

Slappy

Star Sign:

Aries

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