Nominated for 4 Oscars.
Another 48 wins & 41 nominations.
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On the Air
(TV Series) (3 episodes, 1992) (writer - 1 episode, 1992) (written by - 1 episode, 1992)
(TV Series) (created by - 29 episodes, 1990 - 1991) (written by - 3 episodes, 1990) (story - 1 episode, 1990)
Directed commercial for Jill Sandler Clothing, 1993
5 Biographical Movies |
11 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
22 Interviews |
38 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[on The Straight Story
(1999)] I wanted the film to have a floating feeling. I particularly wanted that quality to come through in the aerial landscape shots, and it took a lot of explaining to get the helicopter pilots to slow down enough to get the look I was after.
President of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 2002.
Uses many references to France, the French language, culture, people, and names.