Atom Egoyan


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 76 this week
Trailer
2:02 | Trailer
Born in Egypt to Armenian parents, he was raised in Western Canada. Both his parents were painters, and he planned to be a playwright, but after making a short film, he became hooked on telling stories visually. Returned to ethnic "homeland" when he filmed Calendar (1993) in Armenia. Won attention at the Sundance Film Festival for earlier work, ... See full bio »

Who Sarah Wayne Callies Trusts to Raise a Family

The star of NBC's "Council of Dads" makes some unexpected picks for her own "Council of Moms," pulled from her favorite TV shows.

Watch the video

What's Streaming Now on Prime Video?

"The Wire," Annihilation, and "Vikings" top our list of the best Prime Video recs to watch now or add to your Watchlist.

See our picks

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Intent to Destroy: Death, Denial & Depiction
Fri, Apr 03 6:04 AM PDT on INDIE (661)

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 people
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 46 people
created 01 Apr 2011
 
a list of 46 people
created 02 Sep 2017
 
a list of 30 people
created 11 Jan 2013
 
a list of 39 people
created 03 Jun 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Atom Egoyan's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 59 wins & 75 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

(1997)
Ararat Director
(2002)
Chloe Director
(2009)
The Captive Director
(2014)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (40 credits)
 2015/I Remember
 2014/I The Captive
 2013 Devil's Knot
 2013 Venice 70: Future Reloaded (Documentary)
 2012 Invisible World (segment "Yerevan")
 2009 Chloe
 2008 Adoration
 2007 To Each His Own Cinema (segment "Artaud Double Bill")
 2006 Citadel (Documentary)
 2002 Ararat
 2001 Close (Short)
 2001 Diaspora (Short)
 2000 The Line (Short)
 2000 Krapp's Last Tape (TV Movie)
 1997 Yo-Yo Ma Inspired by Bach (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1995 A Portrait of Arshile (Documentary short)
 1994 Exotica
 1993 Calendar
 1991 Montréal vu par... (segment "En passant")
 1991 The Adjuster
 1989 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Wall (1989)
 1988 Looking for Nothing (TV Short)
 1987-1988 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Final Twist (1987)
 1987 Friday the 13th: The Series (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cupid's Quiver (1987)
 1986 In This Corner (TV Movie)
 1985 Men: A Passion Playground (Short)
 1984 Next of Kin
 1982 Open House (Short)
 1981 Peep Show (Short)
 1980 After Grad with Dad (Short)
 1979 Howard in Particular (Short)
 1977 Lust of a Eunuch (Short)
Show Show Writer (27 credits)
Show Show Producer (25 credits)
Show Show Editor (11 credits)
Show Show Actor (8 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (5 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (2 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (34 credits)
Show Show Self (52 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He directed Samuel Beckett's play, "Eh Joe," in a Gate Theatre Dublin Production at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England with Michael Gambon and Penelope Wilton in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 12 Interviews | 9 Articles | See more »


Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on targeted down-voting on IMDB against The Promise (2016) and other films about the Armenian Genocide] Especially for people who are not familiar with the subject matter...you're going to look for the rating. You can't downplay it. It probably does have an effect. (...) You just have to have a really thick skin. You just have to realize that the good thing about films is that they have a long ... See more »

Trivia:

Head of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 53rd Berlin International Film Festival in 2003. See more »


Star Sign:

Cancer

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed