They have made great movies, using their skills to please an audience that isn't widespread!
Woody Allen was born Allan Stewart Konigsberg on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York, to Nettie (Cherrie), a bookkeeper, and Martin Konigsberg, a waiter and jewellery engraver. His father was of Russian Jewish descent, and his maternal grandparents were Austrian Jewish immigrants. As a young boy...
“ He sees the Love like no other: their intelligent and erotic metaphors combined with his dark and sarcastic humor transform him into the best director ever. ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
Quentin Jerome Tarantino was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. His father, Tony Tarantino
, is an Italian-American actor and musician from New York, and his mother, Connie (McHugh), is a nurse from Tennessee. Quentin moved with his mother to Torrance, California, when he was four years old. In January of 1992...
“ The Master! Combined an awesome soundtrack with the perfect photography and argument. All the action can envolve us since the first minute! ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
Wesley Wales Anderson was born in Houston, Texas. His mother, Texas Ann (Burroughs), is an archaeologist turned real estate agent, and his father, Melver Leonard Anderson, worked in advertising and PR. He has two brothers, Eric and Mel. Anderson's parents divorced when he was a young child, an event that he described as the most crucial event of his brothers and his growing up...
“ I love the movies of this gentelman! Their works have great photography, soundtracks and actors (He works a lot with Bill Murray <3) ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
“ A great Lady among so great and good Directors! When I first saw a film made by her (Marie Antoinette) I couldn't stop and I saw all the others below! Magnificent photography and soundtrack! ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
Timothy Walter Burton was born in Burbank, California, to Jean Rae (Erickson), cat-themed gift shop owner, and William Reed Burton, who worked for the Burbank Park and Recreation Department. He spent most of his childhood as a recluse, drawing cartoons, and watching old movies (he was especially fond of films with Vincent Price
“ The biggest freak of all! Undoubtedly one of my favorites, especially with reference to the animation. The unique feature of their works puts him in a level almost unparalleled, in this area! ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
is a self-taught director who was very quickly interested by cinema, with a predilection for a fantastic cinema where form is as important as the subject. Thus he started directing TV commercials and video clips (such as Julien Clerc
in 1984). At the same time he met designer/drawer Marc Caro
with whom he made two short animation movies: L'évasion
and Le manège
“ I love French films, especially the greatest work of this director "Le Fabouleux Destin d'Amèlie Poulin". From image processing to the work with Yann Tiersen, everything is perfect! ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
Stanley Kubrick was born in Manhattan, New York City, to Sadie Gertrude (Perveler) and Jacob Leonard Kubrick, a physician. His family were Jewish immigrants (from Austria, Romania, and Russia). Stanley was considered intelligent, despite poor grades at school. Hoping that a change of scenery would produce better academic performance...
“ This dynamic director manages to please the various cultural layers due to the thematic diversity of his films.
Within his rich imagination, he can focus on harsh realities! ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
Alfred Joseph Hitchcock was born in Leytonstone, Essex, England. He was the son of Emma Jane (Whelan; 1863 - 1942) and East End greengrocer William Hitchcock (1862 - 1914). His parents were both of half English and half Irish ancestry. He had two older siblings, William Hitchcock (born 1890) and Eileen Hitchcock (born 1892)...
“ The Master of suspense! That feature is his trade mark! He is incomparable! ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
Lars von Trier
Lars von Trier (the "von" was adopted during his stay at the Danish Film School) was born in Copenhagen, Denmark in April 1956. He graduated from the Danish Film School in 1983 with his short film Befrielsesbilleder
("Images of Relief"), which won the Best Film award at the Munich Film Festival the following year...
“ His work is very disturbing, but extremely well done. After a person saw one of his films feel overwhelming changes in his life! Excellent scenery and argument! ” - a-rafaela-calheiros
Moved to New York City at the age of seventeen from Akron, Ohio. Graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in English, class of '75. Without any prior film experience, he was accepted into the Tisch School of the Arts, New York.
“ I barely know the job of this director but I feel that he is quite an alternative and I am pleased that aspect as well as his work with Bill Murray ” - a-rafaela-calheiros