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Alejandro González Iñárritu MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Biography from the Internet Movie Database: Alejandro González Iñárritu was born in Mexico City on August 15, 1963 to Hector González Gama and Luz María Iñ...

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Sam Wood (1883 - 1949)

Samuel Grosvenor "Sam" Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director, and producer, who was best known for directing such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Da...

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Paul Wing (1891 - 1957)

Paul Wing (August 14, 1892–May 29, 1957) was an assistant director during the 1935 Academy Awards in the short lived category Best Assistant Director. He won an Academy Award for the film The Li...

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Lois Weber (1879 - 1939)

Lois Weber (June 13, 1879 – November 13, 1939) was an American silent film actress, screenwriter, producer, and director, who is considered "the most important female director the American fil...

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Richard Wallace (1894 - 1951)

Richard Wallace (August 26, 1894 – November 3, 1951) was an American film director. He began working in the editing department at Mack Sennett Studios in the early 1920s. He later moved on to ...

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Fred Zinnemann (1907 - 1997)

Alfred Fred Zinnemann (April 29, 1907 – March 14, 1997) was an Austro-American film director. He won Academy Awards for directing films in many genres, including thrillers, westerns, film noir...

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James Young (1872 - 1948)

James Young (January 1, 1872 – June 9, 1948) was an American film director, actor and screenwriter of the silent era. Before films Young had a successful career as a stage actor appearing on Bro...

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W. S. Van Dyke (1889 - 1943)

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George W. Hill (1895 - 1934)

George William Hill (April 25, 1895 – August 10, 1934) was an American film director and cinematographer. Partial filmography

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Ezra Stone (1917 - 1994)

Ezra Stone (December 2, 1917 – March 3, 1994) was an American actor and director who had a long career on the stage, in films, radio, and television, mostly as a director. His most notable rol...

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Mauritz Stiller (1883 - 1928)

The Garbo connection: source: -------------------- Adopted by the Katzmans - (birth parents died in 1887) Discovered and mentored Greta Garbo: Mauritz Stiller (17 July 1883 – 18 Novemb...

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Sam Wanamaker (1919 - 1993)

Samuel Wanamaker (born Samuel Watenmaker), CBE (June 14, 1919 – December 18, 1993) was an American film director and actor who moved to Britain after being put on the Hollywood blacklist in th...

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Victor Schertzinger (1888 - 1941)

Victor L. Schertzinger (April 8, 1888 - October 26, 1941) was an American composer, film director, film producer, and screenwriter. His films include Paramount on Parade (co-director, 1930), Somethin...

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Wesley Ruggles (1889 - 1972)

Wesley Ruggles (June 11, 1889 – January 8, 1972) was an American film director. Filmography

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Jean Renoir (1894 - 1979)

Jean Renoir was a French film director, screenwriter, actor, producer and author. As a film director and actor, he made more than forty films from the silent era to the end of the 1960s. As an author, ...

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Jason Reitman MP

Jason Reitman (born October 19, 1977)[1] is a Canadian-American[2] film director, screenwriter, and producer, best known for directing the films Thank You for Smoking (2005), Juno (2007), Up in the A...

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Ivan Reitman MP

Ivan Reitman, OC (born October 27, 1946) is a Czechoslovakian-born Canadian film producer and director, best known for his comedy work, especially in the 1980s and 1990s. He is the owner of The Monte...

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Robert Parrish (1916 - 1995)

Robert R. Parrish (January 4, 1916 – December 4, 1995) was an American film director, editor and writer and former child actor. He received an Academy Award for Film Editing for his contribu...

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William Desmond Taylor (1872 - 1922)

MINI BIOGRAPHY Claimed to have had (abandoned) His family in Ireland, William Desmond Taylor, went to The United States and started a whole new life becoming an Actor-Performer and rising to become a...

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Zoltán Korda (1895 - 1961)

Zoltan Korda (3 June 1895 – 13 October 1961) was a Hungarian-born motion picture screenwriter, director and producer.

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Sir Alexander Korda MP (1893 - 1953)

Sir Alexander Korda (16 September 1893 – 23 January 1956) was a Hungarian-born British film producer and director.[1] He worked in Hollywood the first time during the transition to "talkies", ...

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Alan J. Pakula (1928 - 1998)

Alan Jay Pakula (April 7, 1928 – November 19, 1998) was an American film director, writer and producer. He was nominated for three Academy Awards: Best Picture for To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)...

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Edward Buzzell (1895 - 1985)

Edward Buzzell (November 13, 1895 – January 11, 1985) was an American film director whose credits include Child of Manhattan (1933) for Columbia Pictures, and for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Honolul...

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Lewis Milestone (1895 - 1980)

Lewis Milestone (born Leib Milstein)[1] (September 30, 1895 – September 25, 1980) was a Russian-born American motion picture director. He is known for directing Two Arabian Knights (1927) an...

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Delbert Mann (1920 - 2007)

Delbert Martin Mann, Jr. (January 30, 1920 – November 11, 2007) was an American television and film director. He won the Palme d'Or (Golden Palm) at the Cannes Film Festival and the Academy Aw...

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Mervyn LeRoy (1900 - 1987)

Mervyn LeRoy (October 15, 1900 – September 13, 1987) was an American film director, film producer and occasional actor. Early life LeRoy was born in San Francisco, to Jewish parents Edna (...

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Norman Foster (1903 - 1976)

) Born Norman Foster Hoeffer, Norman Foster became a stage actor in 1926 and by the end of the decade was acting in films. He switched to directing in 1936, and helmed six of the eight "Mr. Moto" mys...

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Rowland V. Lee (1891 - 1975)

Rowland Vance Lee (September 6, 1891, Findlay, Ohio – December 21, 1975, Palm Desert, California) was an American film director, writer and producer. In 1929, he directed The Wolf of Wall Street...

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Robert Stevenson (1905 - 1986)

Robert Stevenson (31 March 1905 – 30 April 1986) was an English film writer and director. He was educated at Cambridge University where he became the president of both the Liberal Club and the C...

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William A. Seiter (1890 - 1964)

William A. Seiter (June 10, 1890 – July 26, 1964) was an American film director. He was born in New York City. After attending Hudson River Military Academy, Seiter broke into films in 1915 as a...

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Gregory La Cava (1892 - 1952)

Gregory La Cava (March 10, 1892 – March 1, 1952) was an American film director best known for his films of the 1930s, including My Man Godfrey and Stage Door, which earned him nominations for ...

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Seth Zvi Rosenfeld MP

Seth Zvi Rosenfeld is an American playwright, screenwriter and director. Links Wikipedia

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Ken Burns MP

Kenneth Lauren "Ken" Burns (born July 29, 1953) is an American director and producer of documentary films, known for his style of using archival footage and photographs. His most widely known documenta...

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Louis King (1898 - 1962)

Louis King (1898–1962) was an American actor and movie director of westerns and adventure movies in the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s. He was born on June 28, 1898 in Christiansburg, Virginia. His n...

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Henry King (1886 - 1982)

Henry King (January 24, 1886 – June 29, 1982) was an American film director. Before coming to film, King worked as an actor in various repertoire theatres, and first started to take small film...

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Elia Kazan (1909 - 2003)

Elia Kazan (born Elias Kazantzoglou, Greek: Ηλίας Καζαντζόγλου; Turkish: Elias K...

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Jerry Hopper (1907 - 1988)

Jerry Hopper (July 29, 1907 - December 17, 1988) was an American film and television director, active from the mid-1940s through the early 1970s. He was an editor at Paramount Pictures before moving ...

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King Wallis Vidor (1894 - 1982)

American film director King Vidor is noted for his experimentation with visual effects and camera movement in motion pictures such as The Big Parade (1925) and Wedding Night (1935). He was born on Fe...

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Joseph Kaufman (1882 - 1918)

Joseph Kaufman (1882 - February 1, 1918) was an American silent film actor and director prominent during the WW1 years. He was born in Washington, D.C. and died in New York City very early in the Inf...

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D. W. Griffith MP (1875 - 1948)

David Llewelyn Wark Griffith (January 22, 1875 – July 23, 1948) was a premier pioneering American film director, credited with developing many of the basic techniques of filmmaking, in such film...

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Nicholas Ray (1911 - 1979)

Director of Rebel Without A Cause : Nicholas Ray (August 7, 1911 – June 16, 1979) was an American film director best known for the movie Rebel Without a Cause. Ray is also appreciated by a s...

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Hollingsworth Morse (1910 - 1988)

John Hollingsworth Morse (December 16, 1910 - January 23, 1988) was an American film and television director. He directed episodes of a wide variety of U.S. television series from the 1950s through t...

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Tay Garnett (1894 - 1977)

Tay Garnett (born William Taylor Garnett June 13, 1894 – October 3, 1977) was an American film director and writer. Born in Los Angeles, California, Garnett served as a naval aviator in Worl...

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Hal B. Wallis MP (1898 - 1986)

Find a Grave Birth: Sep. 14, 1898 Chicago Cook County Illinois, USA Death: Oct. 5, 1986 Rancho Mirage Riverside County California, USA Motion Picture Producer. Among the most influential and su...

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David Butler (1894 - 1979)

David Butler (December 17, 1894 – June 14, 1979) was an American actor, film director, film producer, screenwriter, and television director. Biography Butler was born in San Francisco. H...

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Tod Browning (1880 - 1962)

Tod Browning (born Charles Albert Browning, Jr.; July 12, 1880 – October 6, 1962) was an American motion picture actor, director and screenwriter. Browning's career spanned the silent and talk...

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Bryan Forbes (1926 - 2013)

Bryan Forbes, CBE (/fɔrbz/; 22 July 1926 – 8 May 2013) was an English film director, screenwriter, film producer, actor and novelist, described as a "Renaissance man" and "one of the mo...

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Frank Borzage (1894 - 1962)

Frank Borzage (/bɔrˈzeɪɡiː/; April 23, 1894 – June 19, 1962) was an American film director and actor, most remembered for directing 7th Heaven (1927) and Man...

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Carlyle Blackwell (1884 - 1955)

Carlyle Blackwell (January 20, 1884 – June 17, 1955) was an American silent film actor and a minor director and producer. He made his film debut in the 1910 Vitagraph Studios production of U...

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John Waters, cult film director MP

Growing up in Baltimore in the 1950's, John Waters was not like other children; he was obsessed by violence and gore, both real and on the screen. With his weird counter-culture friends as his cast, he...

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Richard Attenborough, Baron Attenborough MP (1923 - 2014)

Richard Samuel Attenborough, Baron Attenborough ( /ˈætənbərə/), CBE (born 29 August 1923) is an English actor, film director and producer and entrepreneur. He is th...

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Gary Oldman MP

He is an English actor and filmmaker, well-known to audiences for his portrayals of dark and morally ambiguous characters in films such as State of Grace, True Romance, Léon, The Fifth Element, ...

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Jacques Tati (1907 - 1982)

He was a French filmmaker, working both as a comedic actor and director. In a poll conducted by Entertainment Weekly of the Greatest Movie Directors Tati was voted the 46th of all time. With only six f...

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Peter Urban Bruun Gad (1879 - 1947)

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Stephen Roark Gyllenhaal MP

Stephen Roark Gyllenhaal is an American film director and poet. Gyllenhaal directed the film version of the Pete Dexter novel Paris Trout, which was nominated for five Emmy awards. In addition, he dire...

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Robert Emerson Clampett (1913 - 1984)

Robert Emerson Clampett (1913-1984) was a cartoonist, animation director, and creator of "Time for Beany." The puppets won three Emmy Awards. Robert Emerson "Bob" Clampett (May 8, 1913 – May...

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Henry "HC" Codman Potter, II (1904 - 1977)

Henry Codman Potter II (November 13, 1904 - August 31, 1977) was an American theatrical producer/director and a motion picture director. Biography H.C. Potter was born in New York City, the grandso...

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Tim Burton MP

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Hobart Bosworth MP (1867 - 1943)

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Francis Xavier Bushman MP (1883 - 1966)

From Wikipedia Francis Xavier Bushman (January 10, 1883 – August 23, 1966) was an American actor, film director, and screenwriter.[1] His matinee idol career started in 1911 in...

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Gottfried Reinhardt MP (1911 - 1994)

Gottfried Reinhardt (20 March 1911 – 19 July 1994) was an Austrian (naturalized American) film director and producer. He was born in Berlin the son of the Austrian theater director Max Reinhar...

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Judd Apatow MP

Judd Apatow (born December 6, 1967) is an American film producer, director, comedian, actor, and screenwriter. Best known for his work in comedy films, he is the founder of Apatow Productions and also ...

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Morgan Spurlock MP

New York, New York County, New York, United States

Morgan Valentine Spurlock (born November 7, 1970) is an American documentary filmmaker, humorist, television producer, screenwriter, and political activist, best known for the documentary films Super S...

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Harold Ramis MP (1944 - 2014)

Harold Allen Ramis (November 21, 1944 – February 24, 2014) was an American actor, director, and writer, specializing in comedy. His best-known film acting roles are as Egon Spengler in Ghostbust...

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Mike Nichols MP (1931 - 2014)

Mike Nichols (born Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky; November 6, 1931) is a German-born American television, stage and film director, writer, producer and comedian. See more:

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Leonard Nimoy MP

Leonard Simon Nimoy (/ˈniːmɔɪ/ nee-moy; born March 26, 1931) is an American actor, film director, poet, singer and eminent photographer. Nimoy is best known for his role of ...

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Philip Seymour Hoffman MP (1967 - 2014)

Philip Seymour Hoffman (July 23, 1967 – February 2, 2014) was an American actor and director. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 2005 biographical film Capote, and received three Ac...

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Donald Crisp (1882 - 1974)

Donald Crisp (born George William Crisp, 27 July 1882 – 25 May 1974) was an British-born, English and American film actor. He was also an early producer, director and screenwriter of films. He...

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Sam Simon MP

Samuel Michael "Sam" Simon (born June 6, 1955) is an American director, producer, writer, boxing manager and philanthropist. While at Stanford University, Simon worked as a newspaper cartoonist and aft...

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Frank Capra (1897 - 1991)

Frank Russell Capra (May 18, 1897 – September 3, 1991) was an Italian-born American film director, producer and writer who worked his way from Los Angeles's Italian ghetto to become the creati...

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Robert Wise (1914 - 2005)

Robert Earl Wise (September 10, 1914 – September 14, 2005) was an American film director, producer and editor. He won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture for West Side Story (196...

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Billy Wilder MP (1906 - 2002)

Billy Wilder (/ˈwaɪldər/; German: [ˈvɪldɐ]; June 22, 1906 – March 27, 2002) was an Austrian-born American filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, artist, a...

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Chester Franklin (1890 - 1954)

Chester Franklin (1890–1954) was a director during the silent film era best known for directing the early Technicolor film Toll of the Sea.

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Sidney Franklin (1893 - 1972)

) Sidney Arnold Franklin (March 21, 1893 – May 18, 1972) was an American film director and producer. Franklin, like William C. deMille, specialized in adapting literary works or Broadway stage...

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Perce Pearce (1899 - 1955)

Director and producer for Walt Disney. Perce Pearce was not only the model for Doc in Snow White but worked for the Disney studios on many of their major productions, including Bambi, Song of the S...

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Stanley Kramer MP (1913 - 2001)

Stanley Earl Kramer (September 29, 1913 – February 19, 2001) was an American film director and producer, responsible for making many of Hollywood's most famous "message movies", and becoming o...

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George Stevens (1904 - 1975)

George Stevens (December 18, 1904 – March 8, 1975) was an American film director, producer, screenwriter and cinematographer. Among his most notable films are A Place in the Sun (1951; winne...

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John Monk Saunders (1897 - 1940)

John Monk Saunders (November 22, 1897 - March 11, 1940) was an American novelist, screenwriter and film director. Early life and career Born in Hinckley, Minnesota, Saunders received his educatio...

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Ed Wood MP (1924 - 1978)

Edward Davis "Ed" Wood, Jr. (October 10, 1924 — December 10, 1978) was an American screenwriter, director, producer, actor, author and film editor. In the 1950s, Wood made a number of low-budg...

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Jerusha Hess MP

Jerusha was born in Omaha, Nebraska, and went to BYU film school. It was there where she met her future husband and collaborator, Jared Hess. Jerusha was the producer of her husband's short film "Car...

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Jared Hess MP

From Movies: As a first time writer and director, Jared Hess earned considerable success right out of the gate with his debut film, "Napoleon Dynamite" (2004), which he made on a shoestring budget, o...

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Sam Peckinpah (1925 - 1984)

David Samuel "Sam" Peckinpah (/ˈpɛkɪnˌpɑː/;[1] February 21, 1925 – December 28, 1984) was an American film director and screenwriter who achieved prom...

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George Roy Hill (1921 - 2002)

George Roy Hill (December 20, 1921 – December 27, 2002) was an American film director. He is most noted for directing such films as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and The Sting, which both...

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Hector Babenco MP

É um cineasta argentino-brasileiro de ascendência judaico-ucraniana. Nasceu na Argentina e radicou-se no Brasil aos dezenove anos de idade. É naturalizado brasileiro desde 1977. Ca...

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Kathryn Ann Bigelow MP

Director Kathryn Bigelow's small but impressive body of work has consistently dealt with issues of violence and tension. With The Hurt Locker , Bigelow became the first woman to win the Academy Award f...

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Michael Francis Moore MP

Michael Francis Moore (born April 23, 1954) is an American filmmaker, author, social critic and activist. He is the director and producer of Fahrenheit 9/11, which is the highest-grossing documentary o...

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Merian Caldwell Cooper (1893 - 1973)

Merian Caldwell Cooper - amerykański filmowiec, reżyser i scenarzysta, a także podpułkownik pilot Wojska Polskiego, służący w lotnictwie polskim podczas...

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Anthony Asquith (1902 - 1968)

Asquith was a leading English film director. He collaborated successfully with playwright Terence Rattigan on The Winslow Boy (1948) and The Browning Version (1951), among other adaptations. His other ...

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Paul Almond, OC MP

Paul Almond, OC (born April 26, 1931 in Montréal, Québec) is one of Canada's preeminent film and television directors, and he has directed and produced over 130 television dramas for the ...

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Georges Méliès MP (1861 - 1938)

Site Officiel Georges Méliès , né Marie Georges Jean Méliès le 8 décembre 1861 et mort le 21 janvier 1938, est un réalisateur de films français...

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Tex Avery (1908 - 1980)

Frederick Bean "Fred/Tex" Avery (February 26, 1908 – August 26, 1980) was an American animator, cartoonist, voice actor and director, famous for producing animated cartoons during The Golden A...

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Ralph Leo Nelson (1916 - 1987)

Ralph Nelson (August 12, 1916 – December 21, 1987) was an American movie and television director, producer, writer, and actor. Life and career Nelson was born in Long Island City, NY. ...

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John Cromwell (1887 - 1979)

) Elwood Dager Cromwell (December 23, 1887 – September 26, 1979), known as John Cromwell, was an American film actor, director and producer. Biography Born in Toledo, Ohio, Cromwell ma...

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Charles Vidor (1900 - 1959)

Born Vidor Károly to a Jewish family in Budapest, Hungary, he served in the Hungarian Army during World War I. He first came to prominence during the final years of the silent film era. Among ...

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Otto Ludwig Preminger MP (1906 - 1986)

Otto Ludwig Preminger (5 December 1905 – 23 April 1986) was an Austro–Hungarian-American theatre and film director. After moving from the theatre to Hollywood, he directed over 35 f...

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Barry Levinson MP

Barry Levinson (born April 6, 1942) is an American screenwriter, Academy Award winning film director, actor, and producer of film and television. His most notable films include Diner, The Natural, Go...

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