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Michael Dudok de Wit - Biography, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Filmography
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Born July 15, 1953, Abcaude, Utrecht Province, Netherlands - Dutch animation artist, director and screenwriter
In 1978 he graduated from the College of Art in Farnham (UK), thesis - "The Interview" (1978) .
After living in Barcelona for a year, he settled in London, created animated films for television and cinema.
In 1993 he received the prestigious animation grant "Animator in residence" from the Folimage studio, worked for a year in France, where he shot the film "Le moine et le poisson" (1994) .
The film was nominated for an Oscar, won the Cesar and Cartoon d'or. awards
In his own studio, he creates commercials, cartoons, animated series. His work, Father and Daughter (2000), has won 22 international awards, including an Academy Award in 2001 and a BAFTA Award in 2001. In 2016, the feature film "The Red Turtle" was released, in general mood the film is the spiritual successor of "Father and Daughter" .
He teaches animation at several art schools in England and other countries. He prefers to shoot films in which there is no clear story, but there is a concept, special mood, frankness.
Also known as an illustrator of books.