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Errol Morris


His documentaries helped spur a rebirth of non-fiction film in the 80s & garnered wide critical success. But until 2003's "The Fog of War," Morris was shunned by the Academy Awards. Morris' first two films won much acclaim (Gates of Heaven (1978) and Vernon, Florida (1981)). In the second movie, Morris intended to explore "Nub City," the town known... See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 22 wins & 25 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Zillow Hiram's Home (TV Movie)
 2015 Being Mr. Met (TV Movie)
 2015 Chrome (TV Movie)
 2015 Most Valuable Whatever (TV Movie)
 2015 The Heist (TV Movie)
 2015 The Streaker (TV Movie)
 2015 The Subterranean Stadium (TV Movie)
 2015 Happy Father's Day (Video)
 2014 Leymah Gbowee: The Dream (Documentary short)
 2013 November 22, 1963 (Video documentary short)
 2013 The Unknown Known (Documentary)
 2012 El Wingador (Documentary short)
 2011 The Umbrella Man (Documentary short)
 2011 They Were There (Documentary short)
 2010 Tabloid (Documentary)
 2008 Survivors (Short)
 2008 Standard Operating Procedure (Documentary)
 2007 The 79th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (opening film)
 2002 The 74th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (filmed segments)
 2000-2001 First Person (TV Series documentary) (6 episodes)
- Smiling in a Jar (2000)
- The Parrot (2000)
 1997 Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (Documentary)
 1995 Errol Morris Interrotron Stories: Digging Up the Past (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1991 The Dark Wind
 1991 A Brief History of Time (Documentary)
 1988 The Thin Blue Line (Documentary)
 1981 Vernon, Florida (Documentary)
 1978 Gates of Heaven (Documentary)
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Directed spots for Apple Computer's "Switch" campaign. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Interviews | 6 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

Over the years, I have been put in this very defensive position, as if I have to really defend many of the techniques that were used in The Thin Blue Line (1988). reenactments being one of them. Finally I have come up with an answer that I find somewhat satisfactory: That everything is a reenactment. Consciousness is a reenactment of reality inside of our skulls. None of us have direct access to ... See more »

Trivia:

In the 2002 Sight & Sound poll, he listed his ten favorite films as: Detour (1945), There's Always Tomorrow (1955), Make Way for Tomorrow (1937), A Man Escaped (1956) ("A Man Escaped), The Crime of Monsieur Lange (1936), Stray Dog (1949), The Rise of Louis XIV (1966), Human Desire (1954), Ace in the Hole (1951), and Psycho (1960). See more »


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