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Michael Winterbottom


Michael Winterbottom was born on March 29, 1961 in Blackburn, Lancashire, England. He is a director and producer, known for A Summer in Genoa (2008), A Mighty Heart (2007) and In This World (2002). See full bio »

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Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 22 wins & 57 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

A Summer in Genoa
(2008)
A Mighty Heart
A Mighty Heart Director
(2007)
In This World
In This World Director
(2002)
The Killer Inside Me
(2010)

Filmography

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 2016/II On the Road
 2015 The Emperor's New Clothes (Documentary)
 2010-2014 The Trip (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Il Riccio, Capri (2014)
 2012/I Everyday
 2011 Trishna
 2010/I The Trip
 2009 The Shock Doctrine (Documentary)
 2006 The Road to Guantanamo (Documentary)
 2004 9 Songs
 2003 Code 46
 2002 In This World
 2000 The Claim
 1999 Wonderland
 1998/I I Want You
 1996 Jude
 1995 Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood (TV Mini-Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1995 Go Now
 1994 Family (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Paula (1994)
- Nicola (1994)
- John Paul (1994)
- Charlo (1994)
 1993 Cracker (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1993 Screenplay (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1993 Alleyn Mysteries (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Death at the Bar (1993)
 1992 Under the Sun
 1991 Boon (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cab Rank Cowboys (1991)
 1991 Time Riders (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1991)
- Episode #1.3 (1991)
- Episode #1.2 (1991)
- Episode #1.1 (1991)
 1991 Shrinks (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1991)
 1989 Dramarama (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Rosie the Great (1989)
 1988 Ingmar Bergman: The Magic Lantern (TV Movie documentary)
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Show Show Self (19 credits)
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Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

Cinema has been extremely conservative and prudish. I wanted to go to the opposite extreme and show the relationship only through sex. [on 9 Songs (2004)] See more »

Trivia:

Went to Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School in Blackburn. See more »

Trademark:

Often has actors improvise, rather than work exclusively from the script See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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