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Whit Stillman


Whit Stillman was born in 1952 and raised in Cornwall in upstate New York, the son of a impoverished débutante from Philadelphia and a Democratic politician from Washington D.C. Stillman graduated from Harvard in 1973 and started out as a journalist in Manhattan, New York City. In 1980 he met and married his Spanish wife while on an assignment in ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 5 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 The Cosmopolitans (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2014)
 1996 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1994 Barcelona
 1990 Metropolitan
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A lot of people in the film industry are fatalists who think a worthwhile film will always achieve its destiny and the films that aren't worthwhile won't. It's all sort of pre-determined, etc. And I don't think that's true at all. See more »

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Resides in France since the late 1990s. See more »

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Frequently casts Chris Eigeman and Taylor Nichols

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