Yves Simoneau

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Yves Simoneau
Born (1955-10-28) October 28, 1955 (age 68)
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Occupation(s)Film director
Film producer
Years active1979-present

Yves Simoneau (French pronunciation: [iv simɔno]; born October 28, 1955) is a Canadian film and television director.

Simoneau was born in Quebec City, Quebec.


His acclaimed 1986 crime drama Intimate Power (Pouvoir intime) garnered multiple Genie Awards nominations including best direction at the 8th Genie Awards. His 1987 film Les fous de bassan was entered into the 37th Berlin International Film Festival.[1]

In 2007 he directed the Movie Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. It received 17 Emmy Award nominations, the most of any show at The 59th Emmy Awards held in September 2007. It went on to win five awards including the Emmy for Outstanding Made For Television Movie.[2]





  1. ^ "Berlinale: 1987 Programme". berlinale.de. Bundesregierung. Retrieved 28 February 2011.
  2. ^ "Yves Simoneau". Northern Stars. Archived from the original on 10 October 2012. Retrieved 1 February 2020.

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