Xavier Giannoli

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Xavier Giannoli
Xavier Giannoli Deauville 2013.jpg
Xavier Giannoli in 2013
Born (1972-03-07) 7 March 1972 (age 43)
Occupation Film director, screenwriter, producer
Years active 1993–present

Xavier Giannoli (born 7 March 1972) is a French film director, screenwriter and producer. In 2010 he was named a Chevalier in the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.[1]


As director/screenwriter[edit]

Year Title Credited as Notes
Director Screenwriter
1993 Le Condamné Yes Yes Short film
1994 Terre sainte Yes Yes Short film
1995 J'aime beaucoup ce que vous faites Yes Yes Short film
1996 Dialogue au sommet Yes Short film
Nominated—César Award for Best Short Film
1998 L'Interview Yes Yes Short film
César Award for Best Short Film
Short Film Palme d'Or
2003 Eager Bodies Yes Yes Also cinematographer
2005 Une aventure Yes Yes
2006 When I Was a Singer Yes Yes Nominated—César Award for Best Film
Nominated—César Award for Best Original Screenplay
Nominated—Palme d'Or (2006 Cannes Film Festival)[2]
2009 In the Beginning Yes Yes Nominated—César Award for Best Film
Nominated—César Award for Best Director
Nominated—César Award for Best Original Screenplay
Nominated—Lumières Award for Best Film
Nominated—Lumières Award for Best Director
Nominated—Palme d'Or (2009 Cannes Film Festival)[3]
2012 Superstar Yes Yes Nominated—Golden Lion (69th Venice International Film Festival)[4]
2015 Marguerite Yes Yes 72nd Venice International Film Festival - P. Nazareno Taddei Award
Nominated—72nd Venice International Film Festival - Golden Lion

As producer[edit]

Year Title Notes
2002 Demonlover
2004 Clean
2011 Declaration of War As associate producer


  1. ^ French Ministry of Culture
  2. ^ "Festival de Cannes: When I Was a Singer". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 13 December 2009. 
  3. ^ "Festival de Cannes: In the Beginning". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 9 May 2009. 
  4. ^ "Venezia 69". labiennale. Retrieved 4 August 2012. 

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