5 Up and Coming Directors

by ryanrobot-bzzz | created - 10 Jan 2012 | updated - 10 Jan 2012 | Public

These five Directors have proven themselves to be worthy contendors for their spot in feature films. All have such a natural talent for telling a great story.

1. Seth Gordon

Producer | Pixels

Seth Gordon is known for his work on Pixels (2015), The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters (2007) and Freakonomics (2010).

2. Miranda July

Writer | Me and You and Everyone We Know

Filmmaker Magazine rated her #1 in their "25 New Faces of Indie Film" in 2004!

She is a performance artist and published short story writer. Since becoming a filmmaker, her debut feature, Me and You and Everyone We Know (2005) has won several film awards.

Daughter of Lindy Hough and Richard ...

3. Kern Saxton

Editor | Sushi Girl

Kern Saxton is an award-winning independent writer, director and editor based in Los Angeles, California. He received his BFA in Filmmaking with an emphasis on Directing from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, where he studied under numerous industry professionals, including ...

4. Kurt Finney

Actor | Non-Stop to Comic-Con

Kurt Brian Finney was born in Fountain Valley, CA on October 23. His mother, Kathleen Finney, works as a real estate agent and day trades for the stock market. His father, Gary Finney, selflessly works as a firefighter, and has done so for more than 30 years. Kurt has a younger brother named Kyle ...

5. Tom Maden

Actor | Scream: The TV Series

Tom Maden is an actor and director, known for Scream: The TV Series (2015), Make It or Break It (2009) and Killer Coach (2016).