Choose language

Forgot your password?

Need a Spoofbox account? Create one for FREE!

No subscription or hidden extras


When my first film 'The Seventh Continent' was presented here 12 years ago, non-Austrian spectators would come up to me and say, 'Is Austria that terrible?', whereas for me it wasn't about Austria but about highly industrialised cultures everywhere.

Michael Haneke

#ago #austria #come #continent #cultures

Quote by Michael Haneke

Read through all quotes from Michael Haneke

About Michael Haneke

Michael Haneke Quotes

Did you know about Michael Haneke?

Haneke was raised in the city of Wiener Neustadt and later attended the University of Vienna to study philosophy psychology and drama after failing to achieve success in his early attempts in acting and music. Haneke has made films in French German and in English. At the 2009 Cannes Film Festival his film The White Ribbon won the Palme d'Or for best film and at the 67th Golden Globe Awards the film won the Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

Michael Haneke (German pronunciation: [ˈhaːnəkə]; born 23 March 1942) is an Austrian filmmaker and screenwriter best known for his bleak and disturbing style. Haneke has made films in French German and in English. He is also known for raising social issues in his work.

back to top