Directors to Look Forby carosolucas | created - 03 Feb 2018 | updated - 09 Aug 2018 | Public
1. Sean Baker
Writer | The Florida Project
Sean Baker is a writer/director known for the Spirit Award nominated films Take Out (2004), Prince of Broadway (2008) and Starlet (2012) (winner of the Robert Altman Spirit Award). His latest film Tangerine (2015) premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and will be released by Magnolia Pictures in ...
1- Projeto Flórida: 10 2- Tangerina : 9 3- 4- 5- 6-
2. Benny Safdie
Director | Good Time
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1- Bom Comportamento : 8 2- 3- 4-
Writer | Bone Tomahawk
1- Confronto no Pavilhão 99 : 8 2- Rastros da Maldade : 8 3-
4. Dee Rees
Director | Mudbound
Writer/Director Dee Rees is an alumna of New York University's graduate film program and a Sundance Screenwriting & Directing Lab Fellow.
In 2018, Dee became the first Black woman nominated for an Oscar in the Best Adapted Screenplay category for her highly-acclaimed film Mudbound (2017). The film, ...
1-Mudbound : 9 2-
Director | It Comes at Night
1- Ao Cair da Noite : 8 2- Krisha : 8
Director | If Beale Street Could Talk
1- Moonlight : 10 2- 3-
1- Columbus : 9
8. Jordan Peele
Writer | Get Out
Jordan Haworth Peele attended Sarah Lawrence College as a member of the class of 2001. His mother is white and his father is black. Jordan is married to comedian Chelsea Peretti, with whom he has a son.
He is known for co-writing and starring in the comedy Keanu (2016), opposite his close friend ...
1- Corra! : 8
Director | Hymyilevä mies
1- O Dia Mias Feliz da Vida Olli Maki : 9 2-
11. Taylor Sheridan
Writer | Hell or High Water
Taylor Sheridan is an American actor, screenwriter, and director. He is best known for wrote the screenplay for Sicario (2015), and Hell or High Water (2016), for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay.
He also starred in FX television series Sons of Anarchy, and ...
1- Terra Selvagem : 8
12. László Nemes
Director | Saul fia
László Nemes was born on 18th Feb. 1977 in Budapest, Hungary. He moved to France at 12 with his mother. He grew up in Paris, where he studied History, International Relations and Political Science at the Institut d'Études Politiques, because he couldn't go to film school. After that he started ...
1- O Filho de Saul : 9 2-
13. Ciro Guerra
Director | El abrazo de la serpiente
1- O Abraço da Serpente : 10 2- 3- 4-
14. Anna Rose Holmer
Director | The Fits
Anna Rose Holmer was listed as one of Filmmaker Magazine's "25 New Faces of Independent Film" in 2015. Her narrative directorial debut, The Fits (2015 Venice International Film Festival, 2016 Sundance Film Festival), is a selection of the Venice Biennale College-Cinema 2014/2015 and the Sundance ...
1- The Fits : 9
15. Robert Eggers
Director | The VVitch: A New-England Folktale
1- A Bruxa : 8
16. Anna Biller
Director | Viva
Anna Biller is known for her lavish use of color and her feminist revisions of old Hollywood genre movies. She has completed two features and several short films, and has done her own set and costume design on all of them. She did her undergraduate studies at UCLA in art, and her graduate studies ...
1- A Bruxa do Amor : 8 2-
Director | Mate-me Por Favor
Anita Rocha Da Silveira Was Born In Rio De Janeiro And Majored In Cinema In 2008 At Puc-Rio. She Wrote, Directed And Edited Three Short-Films: "The Noon Vampire" (2008), "Handball" (2010, Fipresci Award), And "The Living Dead (2012, The Directors' Fortnight Selection In Cannes). "Kill Me Please" (...
1- Mate-me Por favor : 8
18. Alex Garland
Writer | Ex Machina
Alex Garland is an English novelist, screenwriter, film producer and director. He is best known for the films Ex Machina (2015) and Annihilation (2018).
Garland's others works as a writer includes The Beach (2000), 28 Days Later (2002), Sunshine (2007), Never Let Me Go (2011) and Dredd (2012).
He is ...
1- Ex-Machina : 8 2- Aniquilação : 8
19. Macon Blair
Actor | Blue Ruin
1- Já Não Me Sinto em Casa Neste Mundo : 8
20. Luca Guadagnino
Director | Call Me by Your Name
1- Me Chame Pelo Seu Nome : 9 2- Um Mergulho no Passado : 8 3- Um Sonho de Amor : 8 4- 5-
21. Babak Anvari
Director | Under the Shadow
1- A Sombra do Medo : 8
22. Julia Ducournau
Writer | Grave
Julia Ducournau is a French film director and screenwriter. She attended film school at La Fémis in Paris, where she studied screenwriting. In 2011, her short film JUNIOR won the Petit Rail d'Or at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival. Her first feature, the horror movie RAW, won the coveted FIPRESCI ...
1- Grave : 8
23. David Lowery
Editor | A Ghost Story
David Lowery is an American writer and director. He is best know for Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013), Pete's Dragon (2016), and A Ghost Story (2017).
At the age of 19, Lowery wrote and directed his first film, Lullaby.
Lowery had his breakthrough with his first feature film, St. Nick (2009).
He often ...
1- A Ghost Story : 9 2- 3- 4-
24. Ryan Coogler
Director | Black Panther
Ryan Coogler was born on May 23, 1986 in Oakland, California, USA as Ryan Kyle Coogler. He is a director and writer, known for Black Panther (2018), Creed (2015) and Fruitvale Station (2013). He has been married to Zinzi Evans since 2016.
1- Pantera Negra 2- Fruitvalle Station : 8 3-
25. Taika Waititi
Writer | What We Do in the Shadows
Taika Waititi, also known as Taika Cohen, hails from the Raukokore region of the East Coast of New Zealand, and is the son of Robin (Cohen), a teacher, and Taika Waiti, an artist and farmer. His father is Maori (Te-Whanau-a-Apanui), and his mother is of Ashkenazi Jewish, Irish, Scottish, and ...
1- O Que Fazemos Nas Sombras? : 8 2- A Incrível Aventura de Rick Baker : 8 3- Thor: Ragnarok : 7 4- 5-
26. Maren Ade
Producer | Toni Erdmann
Maren Ade was born in Karlsruhe on 12 December 1976 to a couple of teachers.She studied cinema at Munich's Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film. As of 2001 she co-founded, together with Janine Jackowski, a fellow graduate from HFF, the "Komplizen" film company. It is through Komplizen that Maren would...
1- Toni Erdman : 9 2- 3-
27. Kenneth Lonergan
Writer | Manchester by the Sea
Kenneth Lonergan is a playwright, screenwriter and director. His film, You Can Count on Me (2000), which he wrote and directed, was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Screenplay, won the Sundance 2000 Grand Jury Prize and the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award, the NY Film Critics Circle, LA Film ...
1- Manchester à Beira-Mar : 9 2- 3-
28. Kelly Reichardt
Director | Wendy and Lucy
Kelly Reichardt was born and raised in Miami-Dade Country, Florida, to a family of police officers. She had an interest in photography from a very young age. She started by using her father's camera, which he used for photographing crime scenes. She went to the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in ...
1- Certas Mulheres : 8 2- 3- 4- 5- 6- 7-
29. Robin Campillo
Writer | Eastern Boys
1- 120 BPM : 8 2- 3-
30. Ari Aster
Director | Hereditary
1- Hereditário : 8