Matteo Garrone

Birthday:

10/15/1968

Place of birth:

Rome, Italy:

Biography:

Born in Rome in 1968, Matteo Garrone graduated from the Liceo Artistico in 1986. In 1996 he won the Sacher Festival with the short film Silhouette. The following year, with his own production company Archimede, he made his first feature film, Terra di Mezzo (Land in Between). In the same year his second feature film, Ospiti (Guests) was presented at the Venice Film Festival. His third feature film, Estate Romana (Roman Summer), was also shown at the Venice Film Festival. In 2002, with The Embalmer (L’Imbalsamatore), he participated in the Quinzaine des Réalisateurs of the 55th Cannes Film Festival. The film won the David di Donatello for Best Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor, the Silver Ribbon and the Golden Ciak for Best Editing, the Fellini Prize for Best Produce, et cetera. In 2008 he was for the first time in competition at the Cannes Film Festival with Gomorrah, which won the Grand Jury Prize. In 2012 and 2015 he returned to Cannes competition, respectively with Reality (for a second Grand Jury Prize, as well as three David di Donatello and three Nastri d’Argento) and Tale of Tales, winner of 7 David di Donatello. Dogman is his new film, in competition at the 71st Cannes Film Festival.



Credits

Piazza Vittorio (2017)
Himself
Le mythe Dior (2020)
Director
Le mythe Dior (2020)
Writer
Le mythe Dior (2020)
Production Director
Pinocchio (2019)
Director
Pinocchio (2019)
Screenplay
Pinocchio (2019)
Producer
Nevia (2019)
Producer
Blue Kids (2018)
Producer
Dogman (2018)
Director
Dogman (2018)
Producer
Dogman (2018)
Camera Operator
Dogman (2018)
Screenplay
Dogman (2018)
Story
Tale of Tales (2015)
Director
Tale of Tales (2015)
Producer
Tale of Tales (2015)
Screenplay
Tale of Tales (2015)
Story
Thugs with No Legend (2013)
Producer
Reality (2012)
Director
Reality (2012)
Screenplay
Reality (2012)
Producer
Gomorrah (2008)
Director
Gomorrah (2008)
Screenplay
Mid-August Lunch (2008)
Producer
First Love (2004)
Director
First Love (2004)
Screenplay
The Embalmer (2002)
Director
The Embalmer (2002)
Writer
Roman Summer (2000)
Director
Guests (1998)
Director
Oreste Pipolo, fotografo di matrimoni (1998)
Director
Land in Between (1996)
Director
Land in Between (1996)
Writer
Land in Between (1996)
Producer