Errol Morris


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His documentaries helped spur a rebirth of non-fiction film in the 80s & garnered wide critical success. But until 2003's "The Fog of War," Morris was shunned by the Academy Awards. Morris' first two films won much acclaim (Gates of Heaven (1978) and Vernon, Florida (1981)). In the second movie, Morris intended to explore "Nub City," the town known... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 23 wins & 32 nominations. See more awards »

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 2018 American Dharma (Documentary)
 2011-2016 Op-Docs (TV Series documentary) (8 episodes)
- The Shipyard (2014)
- The Moment (2014)
- The Dream (2014)
 2016 Zillow Hiram's Home (TV Movie)
 2015 Happy Father's Day (Video)
 2015 It's Not Crazy, It's Sports (TV Series short) (6 episodes)
- Chrome (2015)
- Being Mr. Met (2015)
- The Streaker (2015)
- The Heist (2015)
 2014 Three Short Films About Peace (TV Series short)
 2013 The Unknown Known (Documentary)
 2011 They Were There (Documentary short)
 2010 Dennis Jakob Unplugged (Short)
 2010 Tabloid (Documentary)
 2008 Survivors (Short)
 2008 Standard Operating Procedure (Documentary)
 2007 The 79th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (opening film)
 2002 The 74th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (filmed segments)
 2000-2001 First Person (TV Series documentary) (6 episodes)
- Smiling in a Jar (2000)
- The Parrot (2000)
 1997 Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (Documentary)
 1995 Errol Morris Interrotron Stories: Digging Up the Past (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1991 The Dark Wind
 1991 A Brief History of Time (Documentary)
 1988 The Thin Blue Line (Documentary)
 1981 Vernon, Florida (Documentary)
 1978 Gates of Heaven (Documentary)
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Other Works:

Directed spots for Apple Computer's "Switch" campaign. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Interviews | 6 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

It's not as though there's this hidden Rumsfeld I didn't capture. I think I captured the real Rumsfeld and its there on display. Sometimes the power of an interview - often, in my view - comes from things that are not said. See more »

Trivia:

In the 2002 Sight & Sound poll, he listed his ten favorite films as: Detour (1945), There's Always Tomorrow (1955), Make Way for Tomorrow (1937), A Man Escaped (1956) ("A Man Escaped), The Crime of Monsieur Lange (1936), Stray Dog (1949), The Taking of Power by Louis XIV (1966), Human Desire (1954), Ace in the Hole (1951), and Psycho (1960). See more »


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