Michael Winterbottom

United States of America

Born 29 March 1961, is an English filmmaker who directed seventeen feature films in fifteen years. He began his career working in British television before moving into features. Three of his films — Welcome to Sarajevo, Wonderland and 24 Hour Party People — have been nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival. Winterbottom often works with the same actors; many faces can be seen in several of his films, including Shirley Henderson, Paul Popplewell, John Simm, Steve Coogan.


The Shock Doctrine
Mat Whitecross, Michael Winterbottom. 2009. United States of America. vo English. s French. 79’