Knowledge Identifier: +Michael_Winterbottom
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1961.
Countries: United Kingdom (33%), Italy (12%), United States (10%)
Linked to: Balliol College, Oxford, Bristol University, Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Blackburn, BBC
It would follow the company and it's staff, including DiLello and Derek Taylor, from 1968 to its closure in 1970, when The Beatles split
Winterbottom's television directing career began with a documentary about Ingmar Bergman and an episode of the children's series "Dramarama" in 1989
He followed this with the television film "Forget About Me" in 1990, starring Ewen Bremner, which followed two British soldiers who become involved in a love triangle with a young Hungarian hitch-hiker on their way to Budapest for a Simple Minds concert
In 1992 he directed the television film "Under the Sun" about a young British woman traveling in Greece, starring Kate Hardie
In 1993 he directed an episode of the Inspector Alleyn Mysteries; "Love Lies Bleeding", a television film written by Ronan Bennett about a convicted IRA member on a 24-hour home leave from prison in Belfast; and "The Mad Woman in the Attic", the pilot of Jimmy McGovern's mystery series "Cracker"
Rachel Griffiths - She followed this triumph in 1996 with the role of an earthy, ill-mannered pig farmer's daughter in Michael Winterbottom's "Jude"
Johnny Borrell - The title track of the EP was subsequently used in the Soundtrack of the 1998 Michael Winterbottom film 'I Want You'
John Simm - In 1999, he starred in the second series of "The Lakes" as well as appearing as Jip in the *award-winning cult clubbing film "Human Traffic" and Michael Winterbottom's acclaimed "Wonderland"
"9 Songs", released in 2004, gained attention as the most sexually explicit film ever to receive a certificate for general release in the UK. It charts a year-long relationship between two lovers, almost exclusively through their sexual interaction and various rock concerts the couple attend
Margo Stilley - She portrayed Lisa in the controversial 2004 British film "9 Songs", directed by Michael Winterbottom
The film, hosted by comedian Russell Brand, looks at the financial crisis of 2007-2008 and global economic inequality
It made its American premiere at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival, alongside Winterbottom's following film
Dara O Briain - Ó Briain had a cameo role as a generalised alternative comedian in the 2013 British film "The Look of Love" directed by Michael Winterbottom
The film premiered at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival
The Face of an Angel - "'The Face of an Angel"' is a 2015 British psychological thriller film directed by Michael Winterbottom and written by Paul Viragh, inspired by the book "Angel Face", drawn from crime coverage by Newsweek/Daily Beast writer Barbie Latza Nadeau
It will have its premiere on October 9, 2016 at the BFI London Film Festival
As of May 2017, he is currently researching a film about journalists in present-day Syria
Coogan and Brydon announced in January 2019 that they will reunite with Winterbottom for a fourth series of their popular programme, set in Greece