STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,860 this week

Whit Stillman


Whit Stillman was born in 1952 and raised in Cornwall in upstate New York, the son of a impoverished debutante from Philadelphia and a Democratic politician from Washington D.C. Stillman graduated from Harvard in 1973 and started out as a journalist in Manhattan, New York City. In 1980 he met and married his Spanish wife while on an assignment in ... See full bio »

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 32 people
created 08 Dec 2016
 
a list of 40 people
created 04 Dec 2013
 
a list of 25 people
created 12 Sep 2011
 
a list of 40 people
created 25 Dec 2016
 
a list of 41 people
created 25 Oct 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Whit Stillman's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Metropolitan Director
(1990)
(2016)
Barcelona Director
(1994)
(1998)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (7 credits)
 2014 The Cosmopolitans (TV Movie)
 1996 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1994 Barcelona
 1990 Metropolitan
Show Show Writer (6 credits)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Actor (3 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (15 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Oddly in a sense I still have more confidence as a director than my ability as a writer. Somehow directing is just really easy. It's just about being really honest about how you feel about what you're seeing. Essentially if you're a good television zapper and you bring that consciousness to the set and you're perfectly honest when what you're watching is not what you want or it is what you want. ... See more »

Trivia:

Whit Stillman was an editorial assistant at Doubleday. He also wrote for The Harvard Crimson, The Wall Street Journal, Harper's, The Guardian, Vogue... His first novel "The Last Days of Disco, With Cocktails at Petrossian Afterwards" was awarded the 2014 Fitzgerald Award. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently casts Chris Eigeman and Taylor Nichols

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed