Andrew Haigh was born in Harrogate, England, where he studied history at the University of Newcastle. He has directed the short Oil (03) and the features Greek Pete (09), Weekend (11), and the Festival selection 45 Years (15). As well, he was the showrunner for the HBO television series Looking (14–15). Lean On Pete (17) is his latest feature film.
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