Luc Dardenne
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1954
Birth Place:
Awirs, Belguim

Biography

Characterizing themselves as "one person with four eyes," Belgian filmmaker Luc Dardenne and his older brother Jean-Pierre rose to the forefront of international art cinema in the 1990s with such uncompromising, socially aware dramas as La Promesse (1996) and Rosetta (1999), depicting life in Belgium's depressed industrial region near Liège on the Meuse River. Born in Awirs, Dardenne grew up in a...