Mathieu Kassovitz( 3 August 1967 - Present )
Mathieu Kassovitz is a French director, screenwriter, producer, editor, and actor probably best known in Anglophone countries for his role as Nino Quincampoix in >Amélie . Kassovitz is also the founder of MNP Entreprise, a film production company.
He has won three >César Awards: >Most Promising Actor for See How They Fall , and >Best Film and >Best Editing for La Haine . He also received >Best Director and >Best Writing nominations.
Kassovitz was born in Paris, the son of Chantal Rémy, a film editor, and Peter Kassovitz, a director and writer. His mother is a French Roman Catholic, and his father is a Hungarian Jew who left during the Hungarian Revolution of 1956. .
As a filmmaker, Kassovitz has made several artistic and commercial successes. He wrote and directed La Haine , a film...