Denis Villeneuve
Denis Villeneuve
Denis Villeneuve OC CQ (born October 3, 1967) is a French-Canadian filmmaker. He is a four-time recipient of the Canadian Screen Award (formerly Genie Award) for Best Direction, winning for Maelström in 2001, Polytechnique in 2009, Incendies in 2010 and Enemy in 2013. The first three of these films also won the Canadian Screen Award for Best Motion Picture, while the latter was awarded the prize for best Canadian film of the year by the Toronto Film Critics Association. Internationally, he is known for directing several critically acclaimed films, including the thrillers Prisoners (2013) and Sicario (2015), as well as the science fiction films Arrival (2016) and Blade Runner 2049 (2017). For his work on Arrival, he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Director. He was awarded the prize of Director of the Decade by the Hollywood Critics Association in December 2019. His film, Dune (2021), based on Frank Herbert's novel of the same name, premiered at the 78th Venice International Film Festival; the film received critical acclaim, was a commercial success at the box office internationally, is currently his highest grossing film to date, and earned him Academy Award nominations for Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Picture, with the film itself winning a leading six Oscars at the 94th Academy Awards.
Known For Directing
Most Rating 50.588
Birthday 1967-10-03
Place of Birth Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada
Also Known As 드니 빌뇌브, 丹尼斯·维勒弗, Дени Вильнёв, Дени Вильнев, 丹尼斯·维伦纽瓦, Denis Villeneuve OC CQ RCA,
Zigrail
1995

Zigrail

Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche
2004

Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche

Le cri du rhinocéros
2018

Le cri du rhinocéros

Trumbull Land
2018

Trumbull Land

Three Kinds of Close Encounters
2017

Three Kinds of Close Encounters

Acoustic Signatures: The Sound Design of 'Arrival'
2017

Acoustic Signatures: The Sound Design of 'Arrival'

Nonlinear Thinking: The Editing Process of 'Arrival'
2017

Nonlinear Thinking: The Editing Process of 'Arrival'

Eternal Recurrence: The Score of 'Arrival'
2017

Eternal Recurrence: The Score of 'Arrival'

Xenolinguistics: Understanding 'Arrival'
2017

Xenolinguistics: Understanding 'Arrival'

Remembering the Ashes: Incendies Through Their Eyes

Remembering the Ashes: Incendies Through Their Eyes

Hans Zimmer: Hollywood Rebel
2022

Hans Zimmer: Hollywood Rebel

Screening Interview: Dune with Hans Zimmer and Denis Villeneuve

Screening Interview: Dune with Hans Zimmer and Denis Villeneuve

Lucid Dreams: The Making of Enemy
2014

Lucid Dreams: The Making of Enemy

Dans un cinéma près de chez vous
2024

Dans un cinéma près de chez vous

In the Footsteps of the Camerosaur
1990

In the Footsteps of the Camerosaur