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Lars von Trier

With six entries at the Cannes Film Festival thus far, Lars von Trier has been a Cannes award winner four times. Without question, he is the most intriguing film director to emerge in Denmark since the ...

Alfred Hitchcock

Even twenty years after his death and nearly fifty or more years after his creative peak, Alfred Hitchcock (1899-1980) is still arguably the most instantly recognizable film director in name, appearance, ...

Michael Powell

British filmmaker Michael Powell (1905-1990) began his career assisting director Rex Ingram in the waning years of silent film. Given a boost by Alfred Hitchcock, Powell spent much of the 1930s directing ...

Brian De Palma

Brian De Palma (b. 1940) isn't your average Hollywood director.

For years he reigned as the “master of the macabre,” the man who massacred the class of '76 in Carrie and stalked Angie Dickinson in ...

Carlos Saura

Thrust into the international spotlight in 1966 when The Hunt, his critique of the Franco regime, won the Silver Bear at Berlin, Spanish filmmaker Carlos Saura (b. 1932) has remained an abiding presence ...

Martin Ritt

This collection of interviews provides a revealing self-portrait of Martin Ritt (1914–1990), America's preeminent maker of social films and one of the most sensitive portraitists of the rural South. ...

Spike Lee

Edited by Cynthia Fuchs
Categories: Film Studies

Since his first feature movie, She's Gotta Have It (1986), gave him critical and commercial success, Spike Lee has challenged audiences with one controversial film after another, sparking debates about ...

Billy Wilder

Edited by Robert Horton
Categories: Film Studies

Always daring Hollywood censors' limits on content, Billy Wilder directed greats such as Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon, Ginger Rogers, Marlene Dietrich, Kirk Douglas, Audrey Hepburn, and Gary Cooper. Billy ...

Orson Welles

This book brings together an exceptional array of interviews, profiles, and press conferences tracing the half century that Orson Welles (1915–1985) was in the public eye. Originally published or broadcast ...

Steven Soderbergh

Steven Soderbergh's cinema-making star has blazed with sex, lies, and videotape, sputtered with The Underneath, and flared again with the acclaimed movie Traffic.

Steven Soderbergh: Interviews charts the ...