|Years active 1994–present|
Name Laurent Cantet
Education La Femis
|Born 15 June 1961 (age 54) (1961-06-15) Melle, Deux-Sevres, France|
Occupation Film director, screenwriter, cinematographer
Awards Palme d'Or, Cesar Award for Best Writing - Adaptation
Nominations Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film
Movies The Class, Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl G, Return to Ithaca, 7 Days in Havana, Human Resources
Similar People Francois Begaudeau, Elia Suleiman, Robin Campillo, Jorge Perugorria, Juan Carlos Tabio
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Laurent Cantet ([lɔʁɑ̃ kɑ̃tɛ]; born 15 June 1961) is a French director, cinematographer and screenwriter. His parents were schoolteachers in Ardilleux.
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His 2001 film L'Emploi du temps was placed at 99 on Slant Magazine's best films of the 2000s, number 9 of The Guardian's Best Films of the Noughties, and number 11 at The A.V. Club's top 50 films of the 2000s (decade).
On 25 May 2008, he received the Palme d'Or at the 2008 Cannes Film Festival, for the film Entre les murs.