Stijn, Baron Coninx (born 21 February 1957) is a Belgian film director.
He studied film directing at HRITCS (currently Ritcs, at Erasmus Hogeschool Brussel). Baron Coninx is best known for his film Daens, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1992. He was made a Baron by King Albert II of Belgium.
1993 : Created Baron Coninx by King Baudouin of Belgium
member of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts.