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Atom Egoyan
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Birth Name: Atom Yeghoyan

Age: 54, born 19 July 1960

Country of origin: Egypt

Currently Residing In: Canada

Height: 5' 7"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Arsinée Khanjian


Lists

115 votes
Directors:The Filmography of... (207 items)
list by propelas
Published 3 years, 6 months ago 20 comments
55 votes
Famous Armenians worldwide (129 items)
list by lili
Published 2 years, 1 month ago 5 comments
38 votes
Festival de Cannes - The Jury (636 items)
list by Kankku
Published 3 years, 3 months ago 1 comment
23 votes
Midnight Sun Film Festival's Main Guests (147 items)
list by Petri
Published 2 years, 3 months ago
18 votes
Top Future Directing Greats (2011 Edition) (50 items)
list by Stehako
Published 3 years, 2 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)
Armenian (2), Canadian (2), Director (1), Canada (1), Armenia (1), Egyptian (1)

Movies directed by

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1. Chloe (2009)
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7
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6
137 Watched
5. Exotica (1994)
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7.3
90 Watched



Movies written by

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4. Exotica (1994)
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7.3
90 Watched
5. Adoration (2008)
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6.4
30 want to see



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3. The Stupids (1996)
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4.7
43 Watched
4. Rewind This! (2013)
Rating:
7.7
19 Watched
5. Calendar (1993)
Rating:
7.2
11 Watched



TV

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Rating:
7.6
16 Watched
2. The Directors (1999)
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7.5
6 Watched
3. The Hour (2005)
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4
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6.3
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TV directed by

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OSCAR 1998 - BEST DIRECTOR (5 person items)

"(The Sweet Hereafter)"


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Stehako added this to a list 11 months, 4 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, 4 months ago
Directors:The Filmography of... (207 person items)

"Atom Egoyan's Filmography by Petri"


Stehako added this to a list 1 year, 4 months 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 2 years, 1 month ago
Famous Cancerians (370 person items)
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Directors (405 person items)
Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 2 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 3 years, 3 months ago
Felipe Unger added this to a list 4 years, 5 months ago
Interesting Directors (55 person items)

"Exotica"