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Michel Hazanavicius


Michel Hazanavicius was born and raised in Paris, France. His grandparents were originally from Lithuania, but relocated to France in the 1920s. Hazanavicius attended art school, and moved on to work as a director for commercials and television projects. In 1999, he wrote and directed his first feature film Mes amis (1999), which featured his ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 49 wins & 70 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Artist
The Artist Director
(2011)
OSS 117: Lost in Rio
(2009)
The Search
The Search Director
(2014)

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 2017 Le Redoutable
 2014/III The Search
 2012 Les infidèles (segment "La bonne conscience")
 2011/I The Artist
 1999 Mes amis
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Alternate Names:

Michel Hazanavivius

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on receiving an Oscar nomination for The Artist (2011)] The happy ending is a matter of politeness. I asked people to watch this, so that I could do something other than a happy ending. It's a way of saying thank you to the audience because they went to something that's not so easy to see. See more »

Trivia:

Father of Simone and Fantine with first wife. See more »

Nickname:

L'Impavide

Star Sign:

Aries

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