Matteo Garrone

Biography

Matteo Garrone (born 15 October 1968) is an Italian filmmaker. Born in Rome, the son of a theatre critic Nico Garrone.
An acclaimed director and writer, known for Gomorrah (2008), Reality (2012) and Tale of Tales (2015).

He won Best Director at the European Film Awards and at the David di Donatello Awards for Gomorrah. His film Reality (2012) competed in competition at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival and won the Grand Prix

Director of Short films
Silhouette (1996)
Bienvenido espirito santo (1997)
Un caso di forza maggiore (1997)
Oreste Pipolo, fotografo di matrimoni (1998)

Director of Feature films
1996 – Terra di mezzo
1998 – Guests (Ospiti)
2000 – Roman Summer (Estate romana)
2002 – The Embalmer (L’imbalsamatore)
2003 – First Love (Primo amore)
2008 – Gomorrah (Gomorra)
2012 – Reality
2015 – Tale of Tales (Il racconto dei racconti)

Producer
Silhouette (1996)
Terra di mezzo (1996)
Ospiti (1998)
Estate romana (2000)
Mid-August Lunch (2008)

x