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Todd Haynes was always interested in art, and made amateur movies and painted while he was still a child. He attended Brown university and majored in art and semiotics. After he graduated he moved to New York City and made the controversial short film Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story (1987). The movie uses dolls instead of actors to tell the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 61 wins & 98 nominations. See more awards »

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Far from Heaven Director
(2002)
I'm Not There Director
(2007)
Carol Director
(2015)
Velvet Goldmine Director
(1998)

Filmography

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 2021 The Velvet Underground (Documentary)
 2019 Dark Waters
 2017 Wonderstruck
 2015 Carol
 2013 Six by Sondheim (TV Movie documentary) (segment "'I'm Still Here'")
 2013 Enlightened (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2011 Mildred Pierce (TV Mini Series) (5 episodes)
- Part Five (2011)
- Part Four (2011)
- Part Three (2011)
- Part Two (2011)
- Part One (2011)
 2007 I'm Not There
 2004 Corporate Ghost (Video) (video "Disappearer" "Disappearer Director's Cut")
 1995 Safe
 1993 Dottie Gets Spanked (TV Movie)
 1991 Goo (Video)
 1991 Poison
 1990 Sonic Youth: Disappearer (Video short)
 1978 The Suicide (Short)
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Other Works:

Directed the live stream concert "Circuital" for My Morning Jacket See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 4 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Relatives:

Wendy Haynes (sibling) | See more »
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Personal Quote:

It's funny, when I watched Safe (1995) I thought of Far from Heaven (2002), because Douglas Sirk is famous for his happy endings that aren't really happy endings. You don't really trust the absolute wrapping up or the solving of the problem. In a way, my ending of "Far from Heaven" is not exactly a Sirkian ending, because it's kind of full of despair and loss. When I saw "Safe", I thought, "... See more »

Trivia:

He wrote the role of Cathy Whitaker in Far from Heaven (2002) specifically for Julianne Moore. She went on to receive an Oscar nomination for Best Actress for her performance in the film. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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