Guy Maddin Overview

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Born: February 28, 1956

He has continued to create both feature length and short films, winning awards all around the world, including a Genie for his short The Heart of the World (2000). Maddin's films are unique, black comedies that have been described as playful, complex and a perfect mix of high art and camp. Maddin was awarded a lifetime achievement award at the 1995 Telluride Film Festival. Married to Elise Moore from 1995 to 2002, he is now divorced and continues to live and work in Winnipeg. His most recent... See All


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