Young Filmmakers

by Ken1988 | created - 02 Sep 2013 | updated - 02 Sep 2013 | Public

1. Robert Kouba

Producer | Caer

Robert Kouba was born in Zurich, Switzerland. He began making short films at the age of 9 after he borrowed a video-camera from his grandfather. At the age of 12 Kouba's science-fiction short film "Xenopia" was accepted at a local film festival. It told a story of an ambassador trying to reconcile ...

2. Tim Wade

Actor | Mount Adams

As the co-founder of Ambition Pictures, Tim's passion for acting and filmmaking began at an early age. He is an actor, writer and producer. His short films have been featured at nearly a dozen film festivals, including the Beverly Hills Film Festival and the WorldFest-Houston International Film ...

3. Sean Durkin

Director | Martha Marcy May Marlene

Sean Durkin is a producer and director, known for Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011), Mary Last Seen (2010) and Afterschool (2008).

4. Dee Rees

Director | Mudbound

Dee Rees is a director and writer, known for Mudbound (2017), Pariah (2011) and Bessie (2015).

5. Ti West

Director | The Innkeepers

Ti West was born on October 5, 1980 in Wilmington, Delaware, USA. He is a director and writer, known for The Innkeepers (2011), The Sacrament (2013) and The House of the Devil (2009).

6. Matthew Porterfield

Writer | Hamilton

Matt Porterfield is the writer-director of three acclaimed feature films, Hamilton (2006), Putty Hill (2011) and I Used To Be Darker (2013). His work is in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art and has screened at Centre Pompidou, Walker Art Center, the Whitney Biennial, and film ...

9. Cary Joji Fukunaga

Producer | Beasts of No Nation

Cary Joji Fukunaga was born on July 10, 1977 in Oakland, California, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Beasts of No Nation (2015), Sin Nombre (2009) and True Detective (2014).