|Full Name Heddy Honigmann|
Name Heddy Honigmann
|Occupation Film director|
Parents Sonia Honigmann Pach
Children Stefan van de Staak
|Born 1 October 1951 (age 64) (1951-10-01) Lima, Peru|
Spouse Frans van de Staak (m. 1978–2001)
Awards Golden Calf for Best Long Documentary
Movies Around the World in 50 Concerts, O Amor Natural, Metal and Melancholy, Forever, Mindshadows
Similar People John Appel, Danniel Danniel, Johanna ter Steege, Peter Delpeut, Joop Admiraal
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Heddy Honigmann (1951) is a Peruvian-born Dutch director of fictional and documentary films.
Heddy Honigmann was born on 1 October 1951 in Lima, Peru to Polish Jewish immigrants. She has spent most of her adult life in the Netherlands, having become a Dutch citizen.
Most of her films have been Dutch productions, but have been made in a variety of languages. In 2003 the Museum of Modern Art in New York held a retrospective showing of a number of her films. Honigmann won the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2007 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival. In November 2011, the Centre Pompidou in Paris held a retrospective showing all of her films.