Carter Burwell's Directors

by ChristopherLeeFan | created - 27 Jul 2017 | updated - 2 months ago | Public

1. Joel Coen

Producer | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

Joel Coen was born on November 29, 1954 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Joel Daniel Coen. He is a producer and writer, known for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), A Serious Man (2009) and Fargo (1996). He has been married to Frances McDormand since April 1, 1984. They have one child.

2. Ethan Coen

Producer | The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

Ethan Coen was born on September 21, 1957 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Ethan Jesse Coen. He is a producer and writer, known for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), A Serious Man (2009) and Inside Llewyn Davis (2013). He has been married to Tricia Cooke since October 2, 1990. They have two ...

16 films 1984 – Blood Simple (1984) (uncredited) 1987 – Raising Arizona (1987) (uncredited) 1990 – Miller's Crossing (1990) (uncredited) 1991 – Barton Fink (1991) (uncredited) 1994 – The Hudsucker Proxy (1994) (uncredited) 1996 – Fargo (1996) (uncredited) 1998 – The Big Lebowski (1998) (uncredited) 2001 – The Man Who Wasn't There (2001) (uncredited) 2003 – Intolerable Cruelty (2003) (uncredited) 2004 – The Ladykillers (2004) 2007 – No Country for Old Men (2007) 2008 – Burn After Reading (2008) 2009 – A Serious Man (2009) 2010 – True Grit (2010) 2016 – Hail, Caesar! (2016) 2018 – The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

1 short film and 1 documentary 1985 – R.A.B.L. (1985) 2011 – Moving Gracefully Towards the Exit (2011)

4. Michael Almereyda

Director | Marjorie Prime

Michael Almereyda was born on April 7, 1959 in Overland Park, Kansas, USA. He is a director and writer, known for Marjorie Prime (2017), Experimenter (2015) and Nadja (1994).

1 short film and 1 film 1985 – A Hero of Our Time (1985) 2000 – Hamlet (2000)

5. Anthony Perkins

Actor | Psycho

Anthony Perkins was born April 4, 1932 in New York City to Janet Esselstyn (Rane) and Osgood Perkins, an actor of both stage and film. His paternal great-grandfather was noted engraver Andrew Varick Stout Anthony.

Perkins attended the Brooks School, the Browne & Nichols School, Columbia University ...

1 film 1986 – Psycho III (1986)

7. Paul Mones

Writer | Saints and Sinners

Paul Mones was born on March 2, 1955 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Saints and Sinners (1994), Double Team (1997) and Fathers & Sons (1992).

1 film 1988 – The Beat (1987)

8. David Leland

Director | Wish You Were Here

David Leland was born on April 20, 1941 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England as David Hugh Leland. He is an actor and director, known for Wish You Were Here (1987), Band of Brothers (2001) and Mona Lisa (1986). He has been married to Sabrina Canale since May 26, 2007. He was previously married to ...

1 film 1989 – Checking Out (1989)

9. Michael Caton-Jones

Director | Memphis Belle

Michael Caton-Jones was born on October 15, 1957 in Broxburn, West Lothian, Scotland as Michael Jones. He is a director and producer, known for Memphis Belle (1990), Basic Instinct 2 (2006) and The Jackal (1997).

10. Fran Rubel Kuzui

Producer | Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Fran Rubel Kuzui is a producer and director, known for Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992), Orgazmo (1997) and Angel (1999). She is married to Kaz Kuzui.

11. Stephen Gyllenhaal

Director | CBS Afternoon Playhouse

Stephen Gyllenhaal was born on October 4, 1949 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Stephen Roark Gyllenhaal. He is a director and producer, known for CBS Afternoon Playhouse (1978), Paris Trout (1991) and A Dangerous Woman (1993). He has been married to Kathleen Man since July 23, 2011. He was previously ...

2 films 1992 – Waterland (1992) 1993 – A Dangerous Woman (1993)

12. Mark Frost

Writer | Fantastic Four

Mark Frost was born on November 25, 1953. He is a writer and producer, known for Fantastic Four (2005), Twin Peaks (1990) and Hill Street Blues (1981).

1 film 1992 – Storyville (1992)

13. Dominic Sena

Director | Kalifornia

Dominic Sena was born on April 26, 1949 in Niles, Ohio, USA. He is a director and cinematographer, known for Kalifornia (1993), Whiteout (2009) and Swordfish (2001).

1 film 1993 – Kalifornia (1993)

14. Roger Spottiswoode

Writer | 48 Hrs.

Roger Spottiswoode was born on January 5, 1945 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is a director, known for 48 Hrs. (1982), The 6th Day (2000) and Shoot to Kill (1988). He was previously married to Holly Palance.

15. Stephen Surjik

Director | The Umbrella Academy

Stephen Surjik is a director and producer, known for The Umbrella Academy (2019), The Punisher (2017) and Lost in Space (2018).

1 film 1993 – Wayne's World 2 (1993)

16. Andrew Bergman

Writer | Striptease

Andrew Bergman was born on February 20, 1945 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA. He is a writer and director, known for Striptease (1996), Blazing Saddles (1974) and Fletch (1985). He has been married to Louise Fay since 1973. They have two children.

17. Michael Lehmann

Director | Hudson Hawk

Michael Lehmann was born on March 30, 1957 in San Francisco, California, USA as Michael Stephen Lehmann. He is a director and producer, known for Hudson Hawk (1991), Heathers (1988) and American Horror Story (2011). He is married to Holland Sutton.

1 film 1994 – Airheads (1994)

18. Damian Harris

Director | Gardens of the Night

Damian Harris was born on August 2, 1958 in London, England. He is a director and writer, known for Gardens of the Night (2008), The Rachel Papers (1989) and Mistress of Suspense (1990).

1 film 1995 – Bad Company (1995)

19. Kevin Lima

Director | Enchanted

Kevin Lima was born on June 12, 1962 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA. He is known for his work on Enchanted (2007), A Goofy Movie (1995) and Tarzan (1999). He is married to Brenda Chapman. They have one child.

1 film 1995 – A Goofy Movie (1995)

20. Rob Epstein

Producer | The Celluloid Closet

Rob Epstein was born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA as Robert P. Epstein. He is a producer and director, known for The Celluloid Closet (1995), Paragraph 175 (2000) and The Times of Harvey Milk (1984).

Rob has produced films that have screened worldwide, in cinemas, on television, home video and ...

2 films 1995 – The Celluloid Closet (1995) 2010 – Howl (2010)

21. Jeffrey Friedman

Producer | The Celluloid Closet

Jeffrey Friedman was born on August 24, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is a producer and director, known for The Celluloid Closet (1995), Howl (2010) and Paragraph 175 (2000).

2 films 1995 – The Celluloid Closet (1995) 2010 – Howl (2010)

22. James Foley

Director | At Close Range

James Foley was born on December 28, 1953 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is a director and writer, known for At Close Range (1986), Glengarry Glen Ross (1992) and House of Cards (2013).

4 films 1995 – Two Bits (1995) 1996 – Fear (1996) 1996 – The Chamber (1996) 1999 – The Corruptor (1999)

23. Mark Gordon

Producer | Saving Private Ryan

Mark Gordon was born on October 10, 1956 in Newport News, Virginia, USA. He is a producer, known for Saving Private Ryan (1998), The Messenger (2009) and Grey's Anatomy (2005). He was previously married to Karen Villeneuve.

24. John Payson

Director | Joe's Apartment

John Payson is a director and writer, known for Joe's Apartment (1996), Joe's Apt. (1992) and Liquid Television (1991).

1 film 1996 – Joe's Apartment (1996)

25. Glenn Gordon Caron

Writer | Moonlighting

Glenn Gordon Caron was born in 1954. He is a writer and producer, known for Moonlighting (1985), Medium (2005) and Now and Again (1999). He has been married to Tina DiJoseph since 2006. They have one child. He was previously married to Mary.

1 film 1997 – Picture Perfect (1997)

26. Mathieu Kassovitz

Actor | Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain

Mathieu Kassovitz was born on August 3, 1967 in Paris, France. He is an actor, known for Amélie (2001), La Haine (1995) and The Crimson Rivers (2000). He is married to Julie Mauduech. They have one child.

1 film 1997 – Assassin(s) (1997)

27. Richard Donner

Director | Superman

Richard Donner was born on April 24, 1930 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard D. Schwartzberg. He is a director and producer, known for Superman (1978), Ladyhawke (1985) and Lethal Weapon (1987). He has been married to Lauren Shuler Donner since November 27, 1986.

1 film 1997 – Conspiracy Theory (1997)

29. David Mamet

Writer | House of Games

David Mamet was born on November 30, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as David Alan Mamet. He is a writer and producer, known for House of Games (1987), State and Main (2000) and Wag the Dog (1997). He has been married to Rebecca Pidgeon since September 22, 1991. They have two children. He was ...

30. Myra Paci

Director | Searching for Paradise

Myra Paci grew up in Rome, Italy and Boston, MA. She graduated with a B.A. in History from Yale University and received an M.F.A. in Film/Television Production from N.Y.U. Tisch School of the Arts. Her short films Butch Patrol and Transeltown played widely on the Lesbian/Gay International Film ...

1 short film and 1 film 1997 – Girls Night Out (1997) 2002 – Searching for Paradise (2002)

31. Bill Condon

Director | Kinsey

Bill Condon was born on October 22, 1955 in New York City, New York, USA as William Patrick Condon. He is a director and writer, known for Kinsey (2004), Dreamgirls (2006) and Gods and Monsters (1998).

32. Todd Haynes

Director | Far from Heaven

Todd Haynes was always interested in art, and made amateur movies and painted while he was still a child. He attended Brown university and majored in art and semiotics. After he graduated he moved to New York City and made the controversial short film Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story (1988). ...

3 films and 5 episodes 1998 – Velvet Goldmine (1998) 2011 – Part One (2011) 2011 – Part Two (2011) 2011 – Part Three (2011) 2011 – Part Four (2011) 2011 – Part Five (2011) 2015 – Carol (2015) 2017 – Wonderstruck (2017)

33. Stephen Frears

Director | Dangerous Liaisons

Stephen Frears was born on June 20, 1941 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England as Stephen Arthur Frears. He is a director and producer, known for Dangerous Liaisons (1988), Philomena (2013) and The Queen (2006). He has been married to Anne Rothenstein since 1992. They have two children. He was ...

1 film 1998 – The Hi-Lo Country (1998)

34. Simon West

Director | Lara Croft: Tomb Raider

Simon West was born in 1961 in Letchworth, Hertfordshire, England. He is a producer and director, known for Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), The General's Daughter (1999) and The Mechanic (2011).

35. Spike Jonze

Producer | Her

Spike Jonze made up one-third (along with Andy Jenkins and Mark Lewman) of the triumvirate of genius minds behind Dirt Magazine, the brother publication of the much lamented ground-breaking Sassy Magazine. These three uncommon characters were all editors for Grand Royal Magazine as well, under the ...

36. David O. Russell

Writer | American Hustle

David Owen Russell is an American film writer, director, and producer, known for a cinema of intense, tragi-comedic characters whose love of life can surpass dark circumstances faced in very specific worlds. His films address such themes as mental illness as stigma or hope; invention of self and ...

1 film 1999 – Three Kings (1999)

37. Jay Roach

Director | Trumbo

Jay Roach was born on June 14, 1957 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA as Mathew Jay Roach. He is a producer and director, known for Trumbo (2015), Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) and Blown Away (1994). He has been married to Susanna Hoffs since April 17, 1993. They have two ...

1 film 1999 – Mystery, Alaska (1999)

38. Mike Nichols

Director | The Graduate

He, along with the other members of the "Compass Players" including Elaine May, Paul Sills, Byrne Piven, Joyce Hiller Piven and Edward Asner helped start the famed "Second City Improv" company. They used the games taught to them by fellow cast mate, Paul Sills 's mother, Viola Spolin. He later ...

39. Julian Schnabel

Director | Le scaphandre et le papillon

Julian Schnabel was born on October 26, 1951 in Brooklyn, New York, USA.

40. Joe Berlinger

Producer | Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills

Academy Award and eight-time Emmy nominated and Peabody and Emmy-winning filmmaker Joe Berlinger has been a leading voice in nonfiction film and television for two decades. Berlinger's films include the landmark documentaries BROTHER'S KEEPER, the PARADISE LOST Trilogy, which helped lead to the ...

41. Brian Helgeland

Writer | A Knight's Tale

Brian Helgeland was born on January 17, 1961 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA as Brian Thomas Helgeland. He is a writer and director, known for A Knight's Tale (2001), Man on Fire (2004) and 42 (2013).

2 films 2001 – A Knight's Tale (2001) 2015 – Legend (2015)

42. John Lee Hancock

Writer | The Blind Side

John Lee Hancock was born on December 15, 1956 in Longview, Texas, USA. He is a writer and director, known for The Blind Side (2009), Saving Mr. Banks (2013) and The Rookie (2002).

43. Andrew Niccol

Writer | Gattaca

New Zealand-born screenwriter-director Andrew Niccol began his career in London, successfully directing TV commercials before moving to Los Angeles in order to make films "longer than 60 seconds." He interested high-powered producer Scott Rudin in his The Truman Show (1998) script, but Rudin was not...

1 film 2002 – S1m0ne (2002)

44. Steven Shainberg

Producer | Secretary

Steven Shainberg was born on February 5, 1963. He is a producer and director, known for Secretary (2002), Rupture (2016) and The Big Shoe.

45. Lasse Hallström

Director | What's Eating Gilbert Grape

Lasse Hallström was born on June 2, 1946 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden as Lars Hallström. He is a director and writer, known for What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), Chocolat (2000) and The Cider House Rules (1999). He has been married to Lena Olin since March 18, 1994. They have one child. ...

1 film 2006 – The Hoax (2006)

46. Sidney Lumet

Director | 12 Angry Men

Sidney Lumet was a master of cinema, best known for his technical knowledge and his skill at getting first-rate performances from his actors -- and for shooting most of his films in his beloved New York. He made over 40 movies, often complex and emotional, but seldom overly sentimental. Although ...

47. Martin McDonagh

Writer | In Bruges

Martin McDonagh was born on March 26, 1970 in Camberwell, London, England. He is a writer and director, known for In Bruges (2008), Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) and Seven Psychopaths (2012).

48. Catherine Hardwicke

Director | Twilight

Catherine Hardwicke was born on October 21, 1955 in Cameron, Texas, USA as Helen Catherine Hardwicke. She is a director and production designer, known for Twilight (2008), Thirteen (2003) and Lords of Dogtown (2005).

1 film 2008 – Twilight (2008)

51. Lisa Cholodenko

Director | The Kids Are All Right

Lisa Cholodenko earned an MFA at Columbia University Film School where she made an award-winning short film Dinner Party (1997) Her feature High Art (1998) won the National Society of Film Critics award for Ally Sheedy's performance and The Waldo Salt Screenwriting award at Sundance. Both "High Art...

1 film and 4 episodes 2010 – The Kids Are All Right (2010) 2014 – Pharmacy (2014) 2014 – Incoming Tide (2014) 2014 – A Different Road (2014) 2014 – Security (2014)

52. Mike White

Writer | Chuck & Buck

Mike White was born on June 28, 1970 in Pasadena, California, USA as Michael Christopher White. He is a writer and producer, known for Chuck & Buck (2000), The Good Girl (2002) and School of Rock (2003).

1 episode 2011 – Pilot (2011)

1 short film 2011 – Midnight Run (2011)

55. Duke Johnson

Director | Anomalisa

Duke Johnson was born on March 20, 1979 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He is a director and producer, known for Anomalisa (2015), Community (2009) and Marrying God (2006).

1 film 2015 – Anomalisa (2015)

56. Charlie Kaufman

Writer | Synecdoche, New York

Avid reader Charlie Kaufman wrote plays and made short films as a young student. He moved from Massapequa, New York to West Hartford, Connecticut in 1972 where he attended high school. As a comedic actor, he performed in school plays and, after graduation, he enrolled at Boston University but soon ...

1 film 2015 – Anomalisa (2015)

57. Jason Bateman

Actor | Arrested Development

Jason Bateman is an American film and television actor, known for his role as Michael Bluth on the television sitcom Arrested Development (2003), as well as his role on Valerie (1986).

He was born in Rye, New York. His father, Kent Bateman, from a Utah-based family, is a film and television director...

1 film 2015 – The Family Fang (2015)

58. Craig Gillespie

Director | I, Tonya

Craig Gillespie is an Australian film director, best known for his films Lars and the Real Girl (2007), and I, Tonya (2017).

Born and raised in Sydney, Gillespie moved to New York City at the age of nineteen to study illustration, graphic design and advertising at Manhattan's School of Visual Arts.

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1 film 2016 – The Finest Hours (2016)

59. Simon Curtis

Producer | My Week with Marilyn

Simon Curtis began his directing career at the Royal Court Theatre, where he was Deputy Director to Max Stafford Clark and director of the Theatre Upstairs. His many productions there included the world premiere of Jim Cartwright's ROAD, which transferred to the Lincoln Center, New York. He has ...

60. Chris Butler

Writer | ParaNorman

Chris Butler was born in 1974 in Liverpool, Merseyside, England. He is known for his work on ParaNorman (2012), Kubo and the Two Strings (2016) and Coraline (2009).

1 film 2019 – Missing Link (2019)



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