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Efthymis Filippou

Efthymis Filippou was born January 18, 1977 in Acharnes, Athens, Greece. He is a writer, screenwriter and playwright. He has also been active as a journalist and copywriter. In 2007 Efthymis Filippou published the novel "Someone talking to himself while holding a glass of milk" on MNP Publications.Two years later in 2009 he wrote "Dogtooth" ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 29 nominations. See more awards »


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The Lobster Writer
Dogtooth Writer
Alps Writer


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 2016 Baton (Short) (writer) (completed)
 2020 A window to the world (Video short) (writer)
 2019 Nimic (Short) (written by)
 2018 Icebergs (Short) (based on book by)
 2018 Pity
 2017 The Killing of a Sacred Deer (written by)
 2015 Chevalier
 2015 The Lobster (written by - as Efthimis Filippou)
 2012 L (co-writer)
 2011 Alps (screenplay)
 2009 Dogtooth (writer)
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Efthimis Filipou | Efthimis Filippou

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Member of the 'Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' (AMPAS) since 2016.

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