Film Directors

This category is for questions about movie directors. The film director guides the production of the movie.

Asked by Maiya Legros in Oscars, Film Directors

Has a woman ever won the Academy Award for Best Director?

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The first and only woman to win the Academy Award for Best Director was Kathryn Bigelow for The Hurt Locker in 2009. There have been four other women nominated in this category: Lina Wertmüller in 1976 (Seven Beauties), Jane Campion in 1993 (The Piano), Sofia Coppola in 2003 (Lost in Translation), and Greta Gerwig in 2017 (Lady Bird).
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Where did Tim Burton go to college?

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Tim Burton attended the California Institute of the Arts.
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How do you email Clint Eastwood?

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The short answer is: you can't email Mr. Eastwood directly. He doesn't maintain a publicly accessible email address. However you can write to him by regular mail: Clint Eastwood C/O Malpaso Productions, Warner Bros. 4000 Warner Blvd, Burbank CA, 91505
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What is Martha Coolidge hobby?

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reading and directing
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Who directed the film Strange Brew?

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The film Strange Brew was directed by Rick Moranis and Dave Thomas. The film is also known as The Adventures of Bob and Doug McKenzie: Strange Brew. Strange Brew is a 1983 Canadian comedy film.
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Who directed the film A Decade Under the Influence?

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The film "A Decade Under the Influence" was directed by Ted Demme and Richard LaGravenese. It was an independent American documentary film released in 2003.
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Who directed The Tale Of Despereaux?

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The Tale of Despereaux was directed by Sam Fell and Robert Stevenhagen. It is a British American Film that is computer animated. The Tale of Despereaux ws released on December 19, 2008.
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Which directors most often have cameos in their own films?

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There are several directors who have made cameos in their own movies and films. For example, Quentin Tarantino made a cameo in his own movie, Django Unchained.
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Who directed the film 3 10 to Yuma?

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The 2007 American western film 3:10 to Yuma starred Academy Award winners Russell Crowe and Christian Bale. Directed by James Mangold, it was the story of a poor rancher and the outlaw who he tracks. This film was a remake of the 1957 film of the same name directed by Delmer Daves.
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Who directed the 2008 film The Deal?

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The 2008 satirical comedy film "The Deal" was directed by Steven Schatcher. Schatcher often works with William H. Macy on projects, who also starred in "The Deal".
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Who directed the 2012 film 'Starlet'?

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Starlet was directed by Sean S. Baker and was an independent film. It starred Besedka Johnson and Dree Hemingway and focuses on the secrets and friendship of two women of different ages.
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Who directed the 1981 film Neighbors?

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The 1981 movie, "Neighbors" was directed by John G. Avildsen. It was adapted from the book by Thomas Berger, though it deviates from the book's plot in some places.
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Who directed the modern Tin Tin film?

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The adventures of Tin Tin was directed by Steven Spielberg in 2011. It was also produced by Steven and filmed in Nickelodeon studio and WingNut film studio.
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What is the nationality of the director of the 2002 Film Japon?

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The film Japon's director is Carlos Reygadas. He was born in Mexico City, Mexico, in 1971. His nationality is Mexican. He studied law before he made movies and worked for the United Nations.
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Who directed Sunday Bloody Sunday?

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The British film and stage, actor and director, John Schlesinger directed Sunday Bloody Sunday in 1971. It tells the story of the bi-sexual artist, and his simultaneous relationships with a female consultant, and male Jewish doctor.
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Who was the director of the film Annie Hall?

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The director of the 1997 film Annie Hall is Woody Allen. The film has won four Oscars including those for Best actress in a leading role, best picture, best director and best writing screenplay written directly for the screen.
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Who directed the film 'Doctor Zhivago'?

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David Lean was the person who directed the movie. His credits also include; Lawrence of Arabia, Brief Encounter and The Bridge Over River Kwai. He was based in England and was known to direct blockbuster films of his day.
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Who is the director of the 2007 film 'Easy Virtue'?

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Easy Virtue is based on the Noel Coward play of the same name and has also previously been made in to a silent movie which was directed by Alfred Hitchcock in 1928. The 2007 version is directed by Stephan Elliot, an Australian director who has also directed Frauds (1993),The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994), Welcome to Woop Woop (1997), Eye of the Beholder (2000) & A Few Best Men (2011)
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Who directed the film series 'Critters'?

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The film 'Critters' was directed by Stephen Herek. It was written by Dominic Muir, Stephen Herek himself, and Don Keith Opper. Some stars of the film were Dee Wallace, M. Emmet Walsh, and Billy Green Bush.
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Who is the director of a film called The Verdict?

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The Verdict is a 1982 film directed by Sidney Lumet. The film was based upon the novel written by Barry Reed, and the adapted screenplay was written by David Mamet. The film stars Paul Newman as the main character Frank Galvin, a lawyer who takes on a medical malpractice in court in order to gain full settlement for the victims and to redeem his professional reputation.
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Who is the director of a film called My Block?

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The film called My Block was written and directed by Joe Cornish. The film is from 2011 and is about a group of people in London defending themselves against an alien attack.
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Who directed the 2008 film Brothel?

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Brothel was directed by Amy Waddell. Waddell also wrote the film. The movie is about a former brothel being remade into a hotel, only for the brothel's ghosts to appear.
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Who is the director of the film Bernie?

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Richard Linklater directed the film Bernie in 2011. He also co-wrote the screenplay with Skip Hollandsworth. The movie featured many well known actors such as Jack Black and Matthew McConaughey.
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Who directed the 2002 film John Q?

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The 2002 film John Q starring Denzel Washington was directed by Nick Cassavetes. Nick was born Nicholas David Rowland Cassavetes in New York city 1959.