Nominated for 2 Golden Globes.
Another 10 wins & 16 nominations.
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"Transcendental Style in Film: Ozu, Bresson, Dreyer (ISBN 0-306-80335-6).
1 Print Biography |
9 Interviews |
5 Articles |
5' 8" (1.73 m)
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At the time I wrote it [Taxi Driver
(1976)], I was in a rather low and bad place. I had broken with Pauline [film critic Pauline Kael
], I had broken with my wife, I had broken with the woman I left my wife for, I had broken with the American Film Institute and I was in debt.
Like Francois Truffaut and Peter Bogdanovich, Schrader began his film career as a critic (for the L.A. Free Press and Cinema Magazine.
Usually writes and directs stories about men who fall into desperation as their world crumbles around them.