STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 188 this week

Allison Anders


Anders weathered a rough childhood and young adult life which not only encouraged an escapist penchant for making up characters but also an insider's sympathy for the strong but put-upon women who people her films. Growing up in rural Kentucky, Anders would always remember hanging onto her father's leg at age five as he abandoned her family. ... See full bio »

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 165 people
created 02 Nov 2011
 
a list of 70 people
created 05 Aug 2012
 
a list of 14 people
created 17 Nov 2012
 
a list of 1576 people
created 05 Apr 2013
 
a list of 3093 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Allison Anders.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (20 credits)
 2014 Gang Related (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Invierno Cayó (2014)
 2013 Ring of Fire (TV Movie)
 2013 The Mentalist (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Red Barn (2013)
 2012 Strutter
 2011-2012 Southland (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Fallout (2012)
- Sideways (2011)
 2011 A Crush on You (TV Movie)
 2006 What About Brian (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2006 Men in Trees (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Power Shift (2006)
 2006 The L Word (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Last Dance (2006)
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Volunteers (2004)
 2002 In the Echo (TV Movie)
 2000 Grosse Pointe (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Star Wars (2000)
- Boys on the Side (2000)
 1999-2000 Sex and the City (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Big Time (2000)
- Drama Queens (2000)
- The Caste System (1999)
 1999 Sugar Town
 1995 Four Rooms (segment "The Missing Ingredient")
 1993 Mi vida loca
 1987 Border Radio
Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Producer (8 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Actress (1 credit)
Show Show Costume designer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (16 credits)
Show Show Self (27 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Postproduction Diary, "Cut to the 'Grace'," Published in "Premiere," October, 1996, Vol. 10, No. 2, Pages 49-50, 52-53, 55.

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"Theory is important. It breaks down the language of cinema and shows us how to create meaning." (commenting on the benefits of film school).

Trivia:

Did not become seriously interested in film until she was in her early 20s. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Four Rooms Donkeylips7
please answer isabella_00
Looking for Allison Anders dfriley
Is Andrea Anders her daughter? Mitch-4
The L-Word katiacateye
Podcast: Allison Anders Talks Douglas Sirk, Her Movies, Music moviecritic2517-1
Discuss Allison Anders on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page