Through detailed close-ups, single-take dialogues, and powerhouse performances, Oscar-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen has shown audiences his unflinching perspectives on real-world drama.
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93 wins & 127 nominations.
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(TV Mini Series documentary) (1 episode)
16mm Installation: "Charlotte"
4 Interviews |
9 Articles |
5' 9½" (1.77 m)
Crawford, Julia Ann
| McQueen, William Terence
Did You Know?
I worked with scriptwriter Abi Morgan
(2011) and she's brilliant, but she always knows where her stories and sentences are going. I don't want that; I like to start a sentence and let it take me, let it flow, so it can go anywhere. That's how I think things are in life, where we don't have a script. So I don't do storyboards. The characters and narrative dictate how I film a scene.
He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2002 Queen's Birthday Honours List and the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2011 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to Visual Arts.
His films often have strong-willed female characters