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Gus Van Sant


Gus Van Sant was born on July 24, 1952 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA as Gus Greene Van Sant Junior. He is a producer and director, known for Good Will Hunting (1997), Milk (2008) and Elephant (2003). See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 37 wins & 41 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015/I Michael (executive producer) (filming)
 2014/I City of Gold (executive producer) (post-production)
 2012 Promised Land (executive producer)
 2011-2012 Boss (TV Series) (executive producer - 18 episodes)
- True Enough (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Clinch (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Consequence (2012) ... (executive producer)
- The Conversation (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Backflash (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2012/II Revolution (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Laurence Anyways (executive producer)
 2012 Act Up! (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011/I Restless (producer)
 2010 Virginia (executive producer)
 2010 Howl (executive producer)
 2006 Lightfield's Home Videos (executive producer)
 2006 Wild Tigers I Have Known (executive producer)
 2004 On the Set of 'Elephant': Rolling Through Time (Video documentary short) (executive producer)
 2003 Tarnation (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1999 'Psycho' Path (Video short documentary) (executive producer)
 1999 Speedway Junky (executive producer)
 1998 Psycho (producer)
 1995 Kids (executive producer)
 1993 Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (executive producer - as Gus Van Sant Jr.)
 1991 Thanksgiving Prayer (Short) (producer)
 1986 Mala Noche (producer)
 1982 The Discipline of D.E. (Short) (producer)
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Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
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Other Works:

Directed k.d. lang music video "Just Keep Me Moving" (1993). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 15 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Gus Van Sant Jr.

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

Kubrick was a good model. He had an autonomy I've never had but that one desire. He organized things a certain way. And he had a good relationship with Warner Brothers. He was their class act. See more »

Trivia:

Van Sant had planned to make a film about artist Andy Warhol with River Phoenix starring as the young Warhol, but plans were scrapped after Phoenix's death. See more »

Trademark:

Usually uses music by Danny Elfman See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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