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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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The Lobster Writer
Dogtooth Writer
Chevalier Writer


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 2016 Baton (Short) (writer) (completed)
 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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 2011 Alps
Lamp Shop Owner
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 2012 L (co-producer)
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 2019 Olla (Short) (thanks - as Efthimis Filipou)
 2018 The Favourite (special thanks)
 2016 Suntan (special thanks)
 2013 Necktie (Short) (thanks)
 2010 Attenberg (special thanks)
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 2017 The 2017 European Film Awards (TV Special)
Self - Nominee
 2015 The 2015 European Film Awards (TV Special)
Self - Winner

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Alternate Names:

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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