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    Michael Winterbottom

    Michael Winterbottom

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    Born : 29 Mar 1961
    Birth Place : Blackburn, Lancashire, England
    Michael Winterbottom (b. March 29, 1961 in Blackburn, Lancashire) is a prolific British filmmaker who has directed sixteen films in the past thirteen years. He began his career working in British television before moving into features. Three of his movies, Welcome to Sarajevo,... ReadMore
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    Michael Winterbottom (b. March 29, 1961 in Blackburn, Lancashire) is a prolific British filmmaker who has directed sixteen films in the past thirteen years. He began his career working in British television before moving into features. Three of his movies, Welcome to Sarajevo, Wonderland and 24 Hour Party People, have been nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.

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    Winterbottom went to Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Blackburn, taking his O Levels in an accelerated 4 years, and then attended Oxford University before going to film school at Bristol University.

    He has two daughters with his ex-partner, author Sabrina Broadbent. In 2004, his ex-wife published her first novel, Descent, a work of fiction about a couple's relationship during the last decade of the 20th century. It's the story of "a...
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