Michael Winterbottom

Michael Winterbottom

director, writer, producer

Michael Winterbottom was born on Mar 29, 1961 in UK. Michael Winterbottom's big-screen debut came with Under the Sun directed by Michael Winterbottom in 1992. Michael Winterbottom is known for The Shock Doctrine directed by Mat Whitecross, Janine Huard stars as Self and Ewen Cameron as Self. Michael Winterbottom has got 27 awards and 59 nominations so far. The most recent award Michael Winterbottom achieved is Venice Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Michael Winterbottom plays is Greed which will be released on Feb 21, 2020.

Michael took an English degree at Oxford then trained in film at Bristol and London breaking into television via the cutting room at Thames Television. He made his directorial debut with two documentaries on Ingmar Bergman His production of Love Lies Bleeding won the Silver Award at the 1993 New York Television Festival and the 4 part serial 'Family' has collected numerous awards at film and television festivals around the world. He also directed the opening story in the first series of the multi award winning Cracker

  • Birthday

    Mar 29, 1961
  • Place of Birth

    Blackburn, Lancashire, England, UK
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Known For


27 wins & 59 nominations

Venice Film Festival
Isolation (2021)
Winner - Premio per l'inclusione Edipo Re (Giornate degli Autori)
Isolation (2021)
Göteborg Film Festival
Winner - Honorary Dragon Award
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