A study on Atom Egoyan's early works.
A Canadian from Toronto, born from Armenian parents, filmmaker
Atom Egoyan (born 1960, Cairo) was awarded the Prix Spécial du Jury at Cannes in 1987 for his second film Family Viewing
and achieved international success with Exotica
in 1994 and The Sweet Hereafter
adapted from a novel from Russell Bank in 1997. More recently, he directed Ararat
(2002) on Armenian genocide, Adoration
(2010) and The Captive