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Lynne Ramsay

Lynne Ramsay was born on December 5, 1969 in Glasgow, Strathclyde, Scotland. She is a director and writer, known for We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), Morvern Callar (2002) and Ratcatcher (1999). She has been married to Rory Stewart Kinnear since March 2010. See full bio »

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Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 31 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

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Morvern Callar
Morvern Callar Director
Ratcatcher Director
Gasman Director


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 2012 Swimmer (Short)
 2000 Kill the Day (Short)
 1999 Ratcatcher
 1998 Gasman (Short)
 1996 Small Deaths (Short)
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Directed a music video for Doves' "Black and White Town", but the version the record company released was re-edited and quite different from the one Ramsay made.

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5' 2" (1.57 m)

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Sometimes people go, "Do you improvise a lot?" Well, you maybe improvise a lot beforehand to get to that point, but once I'm sure of what I want to do, that's it. See more »


Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 66th Cannes International Film Festival in 2013. See more »

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