Denis Villeneuve

3 Oct 1967

Director, Writer

Denis Villeneuve (born October 3, 1967 in Gentilly, Quebec) is a Canadian film director and writer. In his early career he won Radio-Canada's youth film competition "La Course Europe-Asie" in 1990-91. He is a three-time winner of the Genie Award for Best Director, for Maelström in 2001, Polytechnique in 2010 and Incendies in 2011. All three films also won the Best Picture award.

His 2010 film Incendies represented Canada at the 83rd Academy Awards in the category of Best Foreign Language Film and made the list of nominees. In January 2011 he was selected as one of the top ten film makers to watch.

Photos

No photos.

Filmography (9 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Blade Runner 2049
Genre: Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2016)
···Arrival
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Science Fiction, Mystery
Role: Director
(movie, 2015)
···Sicario
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2013)
···Enemy
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Role: Director
(movie, 2013)
···Prisoners
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Role: Director
(movie, 2010)
8.5Incendies
Genre: Drama, War, Mystery
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 2009)
···Polytechnique
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Role: Director
(movie, 2000)
···Maelström
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1998)
···Un 32 août sur terre
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Director