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Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne
Jean-Pierre was born in 1951 in the Belgian city of Engis, his brother Luc – three years later in Awirs. Together they direct, produce, and write their own screenplays. In 1994, they founded the production company Les Films du Fleuve. They are considered the leading representatives of European original cinema. They have won numerous prestigious awards, including the Golden Palms for the best film (‘The Child’) and best direction (‘Young Ahmed’).