Won 1 Oscar.
Another 118 wins & 126 nominations.
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(TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
(TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
(Video documentary) (executive producer)
Directed commercial for Armani
5 Biographical Movies |
12 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
33 Interviews |
33 Articles |
4 Pictorials |
5 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 4" (1.63 m)
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[in 2011, on his legacy] I don't know if there is any. Maybe a part of me wants there to be, if I'm being brutally honest, but the reality is it's a different experience now, cinema. Young people perceive the world and information in a completely different way to when I was growing up. So what I did in the past, I don't know how they'll see that in the future and if it will mean anything to them....
He was one of three major directors to have been offered the opportunity to direct Schindler's List
(1993) by producer Steven Spielberg
, the other two being Roman Polanski
and Billy Wilder
. Scorsese thought a Jewish filmmaker should direct it; Polanski wasn't yet ready to deal with the painful subject (having lost his mother in the Holocaust); and Wilder (who was retired and who lost his mother ...