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Atom Egoyan
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Birth Name: Atom Yeghoyan

Age: 53, born 19 July 1960

Country of origin: Egypt

Currently Residing In: Canada

Height: 5' 7"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Arsinée Khanjian


Lists

111 votes
Directors:The Filmography of... (207 items)
list by propelas
Published 3 years, 1 month ago 20 comments
55 votes
Famous Armenians worldwide (129 items)
list by lili
Published 1 year, 9 months ago 5 comments
33 votes
Festival de Cannes - The Jury (627 items)
list by Kankku
Published 2 years, 11 months ago 1 comment
22 votes
Midnight Sun Film Festival's Main Guests (147 items)
list by Petri
Published 1 year, 11 months ago
18 votes
Top Future Directing Greats (2011 Edition) (50 items)
list by Stehako
Published 2 years, 10 months ago 7 comments

About: Born in Egypt to Armenian parents, he was raised in Western Canada. Both his parents were painters, and he planned to be a playwright, but after making a short film, he became hooked on telling stories visually. Returned to ethnic "homeland" when he filmed Calendar (1993) in Armenia. Won attention at the Sundance Film Festival for earlier work, then broke through critically and commercially with Exotica (1994). Afterwards, The Sweet Hereafter (1997) led him to receive two Academy Award ... (more)
Egyptian (1), Canadian (1), Armenian (1)

Movies directed by


1. Chloe (2009)
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6.4
568 Watched
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7.4
175 Watched
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7
116 want to see
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6
135 Watched
5. Exotica (1994)
Rating:
7.3
88 Watched







Movies written by


Rating:
7.4
175 Watched
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7
116 want to see
Rating:
6
135 Watched
4. Exotica (1994)
Rating:
7.3
88 Watched
5. Adoration (2008)
Rating:
6.3
30 Watched







Movies


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6.9
242 Watched
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6.9
156 Watched
3. The Stupids (1996)
Rating:
4.7
42 Watched
4. Rewind This! (2013)
Rating:
7.8
16 Watched
5. Calendar (1993)
Rating:
7.2
10 want to see







TV


Rating:
7.8
17 Watched
2. The Directors (1999)
Rating:
8
7 Watched
3. The Hour (2005)
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4
6 Watched
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6.3
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6.3
3 Watched







TV directed by


Rating:
7.3
275 Watched
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7.7
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9
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10
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Stehako added this to a list 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Top Future Directing Greats (2013 Edition) (50 person items)

"2012 Rank: #46 2011 Rank: #48 2010: -- 2009: -- a. Exotica (1994) b. The Sweet Hereafter (1997) c. Where the Truth Lies (2005) d. Chloe (2010) e. Devil's Knot (2013) f. Queen of the Night (2014) "


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propelas added this to a list 1 year ago
Directors:The Filmography of... (207 person items)

"Atom Egoyan's Filmography by Petri"


Stehako added this to a list 1 year ago
Top Future Directing Greats (2012 Edition) (50 person items)

"2011 Rank: #48 2010: -- 2009: -- a. Exotica (1994) b. The Sweet Hereafter (1997) c. Where the Truth Lies (2005) d. Chloe (2010) e. Devil's Knot (2013) "


Jamie M. added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
Famous Cancerians (370 person items)
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Petri added this to a list 1 year, 11 months ago
Gabrilele added this to a list 2 years, 2 months ago
Directors (405 person items)
Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 10 months ago
Top Future Directing Greats (2011 Edition) (50 person items)

"DEBUT a. The Sweet Hereafter (1997) b. Felicia's Journey (1999) c. Where the Truth Lies (2005) d. Chloe (2010)"


Kankku added this to a list 2 years, 11 months ago
Felipe Unger added this to a list 4 years, 1 month ago
Interesting Directors (55 person items)

"Exotica"