Aaron Schoenke Aaron Schoenke (born October 4, 1984 in Fountain Valley, California) is an American film and television actor, screenwriter, film director, film editor, film producer, and cinematographer best k...
Abbas Kiarostami Abbas Kiarostami (عباس کیارستمی; born 22 June 1940) is an internationally acclaimed Iranian film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer.
Adam Kassen Adam Kassen (born May 27, 1974 in Syracuse, New York) is an American independent film director, actor, writer and producer.
Adrian Grunberg Adrian Grunberg is an American film director and screenwriter.
Adrienne Shelly Adrienne Levine (June 24, 1966 – November 1, 2006), better known by the stage name Adrienne Shelly (sometimes credited as Adrienne Shelley), was an American actress, director an...
Agneya Singh Agneya Singh is an Indian independent filmmaker, visual artist and documentary photographer.
Agnieszka Holland Agnieszka Holland (born November 28, 1948) is a Polish film and TV director and screenwriter.
Alexandra Cassavetes Alexandra Cassavetes (born 21 September 1965), nicknamed "Xan", is an American actress and director.
Alfonso Cuarón Alfonso Cuarón Orozco (born November 28, 1961) is a British-based Mexican-born film director, screenwriter, producer and editor best known for his films A Little Princess (1995), Y Tu Mam...
Alfred Hitchcock Sir Alfred Joseph Hitchcock, KBE (13 August 1899 – 29 April 1980) was an English film director and producer.
Alice Wu Alice Wu (伍思薇) is a Chinese American film director and screenwriter.
Andrew V. McLaglen Andrew Victor McLaglen (born 28 July 1920) is a British-American film and television director and former actor.
André de Toth André de Toth (15 May 1912 – 27 October 2002) was a Hungarian-American film director, born and raised in Makó, Csanád, Hungary in the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
Andy Wachowski Lana Wachowski and Andrew Paul "Andy" Wachowski, known together professionally as Wachowski Starship, are American film directors, writers and producers.
Ang Lee Ang Lee is a Taiwanese-born American film director, screenwriter and producer.
Arash T. Riahi Arash T. Riahi (born August 22, 1972 in Iran) is an award-winning Austrian-Iranian independent filmmaker and screenwriter who has lived in Vienna since 1982.
Arthur Rankin, Jr. Arthur Gardner Rankin, Jr. (July 19, 1924 – January 30, 2014) was an American director, producer and writer, who mostly worked in animation.
Arun Vaidyanathan Arun Vaidyanathan (born in Sirkazhi, Tamil Nadu, India) is an Indian-American film director, producer and screenwriter of predominantely short films and television dramas.
Asitha Ameresekere Asitha Ameresekere (born 24 June 1971) is a British-Sri Lankan Filmmaker and Writer.
Atom Egoyan Atom Egoyan, OC (born July 19, 1960) is a critically acclaimed Canadian stage director and film director.
Barry Purves Barry J.C. Purves is an English animator, director and writer of puppet animation television and cinema and theatre designer and director, primarily for the Altrincham Garrick Playhouse in Manch...
Baz Luhrmann Mark Anthony "Baz" Luhrmann (born 17 September 1962) is an Australian film director, screenwriter and producer best known for The Red Curtain Trilogy, comprising his films Strictly Ballroo...
Beauty (2011 film) Beauty (Skoonheid) is a 2011 South African film directed by Oliver Hermanus.
Benjamin Nolot Benjamin Nolot is the president and founder of Exodus Cry, a Grandview, Missouri-based organization that opposes human trafficking by raising awareness, by reintegrating vict...
Biju Viswanath Biju Viswanath is an Award-winning international Film Director, Director of Photography and Screenwriter.
Bill Eagles Bill Eagles is a British film and television director.
Billy Wilder Billy Wilder (June 22, 1906March 27, 2002) was an Austrian-born American filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, artist and journalist, whose career spanned more than 50 years and 60 films.
Billy Woodberry Billy Woodberry is one of the leading directors of the L.A. Rebellion (also known as the Los Angeles School of Black Filmmakers).
Bo Welch Robert W. "Bo" Welch III (born November 30, 1951) is an American motion picture production designer and director.
Bob Rafelson Robert Rafelson (born February 21, 1933) — known as Bob Rafelson — is an American film director, writer and producer.
Brent Hodge Brent Hodge (born July 9, 1985) is a Vancouver-based Canadian filmmaker.
Brett Leonard Brett Leonard (born May 14, 1959) is an American film director, producer and music video director specializing in the science fiction and horror genres.
Brian Trenchard-Smith Brian Trenchard-Smith (born 1946) is an English film and television director, producer, writer, consultant and actor who is notable for his contributions to the horror and action genre during th...
Bruce LaBruce Bruce LaBruce (born January 3, 1964) is a Canadian writer, filmmaker, photographer and underground adult director based in Toronto, Ontario.
Burr Steers Burr Gore Steers (born October 8, 1965) is an American actor, screenwriter, and director; notable films include Igby Goes Down (2002) and 17 Again.
Butcher brothers The Butcher Brothers are the filmmaking alter-egos of American film directors Mitchell Altieri and Phil Flores.
Cameron Crowe Cameron Bruce Crowe (born July 13, 1957) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter.
Cameron McCasland Cameron McCasland (born August 24, 1981 in Dallas, Texas, US) is a Regional Emmy Nominated American film maker.
Carroll Ballard Carroll Ballard (born October 14, 1937) is an American film director.
Chandran Rutnam Chandran Rutnam (born July 22, 1948) is a film maker from Sri Lanka who has been in Los Angeles for more than 38 years.
Charles Avery Charles Avery (May 28, 1873 – July 23, 1926) was an American silent-film actor, film director, and screenwriter.
Charles Burnett (director) Charles Burnett (April 13, 1944, Vicksburg, Mississippi) is an African-American film director, film producer, writer, editor, actor, photographer, and cinematographer.
Christopher Guest Christopher Haden-Guest, 5th Baron Haden-Guest (born February 5, 1948), better known as Christopher Guest, is an English-American screenwriter, composer, musician, director, actor, and com...
Clara Law Clara Law (羅卓瑤) (born 29 May 1957 in Macau) is a Hong Kong Second Wave film director who has now relocated to Australia.
Claude Chabrol Claude Henri Jean Chabrol (1930–2010) was a French film director, a member of the French New Wave (nouvelle vague) group of filmmakers who first came to prominence at the end of the 1950s.
Clint Eastwood Clint Eastwood (born May 31, 1930) is an American actor, film director, producer and composer.
Colin Bucksey Colin Bucksey (born 1946 in Camberwell, London, England) is a British-born American film and television director.
Costa-Gavras Costa-Gavras (short for Constantinos Gavras or Κωνσταντίνος Γαβράς; born 12 February 1933), is a Greek-born naturalized French filmmaker, who lives and works in France, best known for film...
Craig Zobel Craig Zobel is an American film director of the films Compliance and Great World of Sound and who also co-founded Homestar Runner and Ron Planet.
Cristina Kotz Cornejo Cristina Kotz Cornejo is an Argentine-American director and screenwriter who divides her time between Boston, MA, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Mexico City.
Curt Hahn Curt Hahn (born April 21, 1949) is a filmmaker and entrepreneur best known for his feature films No Regrets (2004) and Deadline (2012).
Daniel Kash Daniel Joshua Kash (born April 25, 1959) is a Canadian actor and film director.
Daniel Krige Daniel Krige (born 16 July 1970) is a writer, director and actor.
Daniel Stamm Daniel Stamm (born April 20, 1976 in Hamburg), is a German film director, screenwriter and editor, probably most famous for directing A Necessary Death, and the American horror film, The L...
Don Coscarelli Don Coscarelli, Jr. (born February 17, 1954) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter best known for horror films.
Douglas Sirk Douglas Sirk (born Hans Detlef Sierck; April 26, 1897 – January 14, 1987) was a German film director best known for his work in Hollywood melodramas in the 1950s.
Dror Soref Dror Soref (Hebrew: דרור סורף) is a filmmaker who made his directorial debut with the I Love Rocky Road music video for a then unknown "Weird Al" Yankovic in 1983, shortly after attending USC Fi...
Duncan Tucker Duncan Tucker is an American film director and screenwriter.
Efram Potelle Efram Potelle is a filmmaker from Portland, Maine, USA. He is now based in Los Angeles.
Eli Noyes Eli Noyes (born Nov 25, 1946 in Amherst, Massachusetts) is an American animator who has created many animation and design for companies around the world.
Emil-Edwin Reinert Emil-Edwin Reinert, or Emile-Edwin Reinert, (16 March 1903 – 17 October 1953) was a French, film director, screen writer, audio engineer and producer.
Eric Louzil Eric A. Louzil (born September 1, 1952) is an American low-budget film director and producer.
Erich von Stroheim Erich von Stroheim (September 22, 1885 – May 12, 1957) was an Austrian director, actor and producer, most notable as being a film star of the silent era, subsequently noted as an auteur for his ...
Gregg Bishop Gregg Bishop is an American film director, producer, and writer.
Gregory La Cava Gregory La Cava (March 10, 1892 – March 1, 1952) was an American film director best known for his films of the 1930s, including My Man Godfrey and Stage Door, which earned him nomination...
Guillermo del Toro Guillermo del Toro Gómez (born October 9, 1964) is a Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist.
Gurinder Chadha Gurinder Chadha (Punjabi: ਗੁਰਿੰਦਰ ਚੱਡਾ; born 10 January 1960), OBE, is a British film director of Sikh Indian origin.
Gwen Haworth Gwen Haworth (born December 9, 1972 in Vancouver, British Columbia) is a Canadian trans woman and lesbian film director, and screenwriter.
Götz Spielmann Götz Spielmann (born January 11, 1961) is an Austrian director and scriptwriter.
Hal Hartley Hal Hartley (born November 3, 1959) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer and composer who became a key figure in the American independent film movement of the 19...
Hans Canosa Hans Canosa (born January 6, 1970) is an American film director, screenwriter, film editor and producer best known for his independent film Conversations with Other Women (2005), starring Aa...
Harley Cokeliss Harley Cokeliss is an American director, producer, writer and actor born February 11, 1945 in San Diego.
Harry Hook Harry Hook is an English film director and screenwriter best known for such films as The Last of His Tribe and Lord of the Flies.
Harry Kloor Harry 'Doc' Kloor Ph.D Ph.D is, as of 1994, the only person to earn two PhDs simultaneously in any discipline.
Henri Diamant-Berger Henri Diamant-Berger (June 9, 1895 – May 7, 1972) was a French director, producer and screenwriter.
Henry de La Falaise Henry de La Falaise, so-called Marquis de La Coudraye, born James Henry Le Bailly de La Falaise (Saint-Cyr-l'École, France, February 11, 1898 – April 10, 1972), was a French nobleman, tran...
Holger Ernst Holger Ernst / HOLGERSON (born 1972) is a German script writer and film maker based in Berlin.
Howard Hawks Howard Winchester Hawks (May 30, 1896December 26, 1977) was an American film director, producer and screenwriter of the classic Hollywood era.
Howard Hughes Howard Robard Hughes, Jr. (December 24, 1905 – April 5, 1976) was an American business magnate, investor, aviator, aerospace engineer, film maker and philanthropist.
Ib Melchior Ib Jørgen Melchior (born September 17, 1917) is a novelist, short-story writer, film producer, film director, and screenwriter of low-budget American science fiction movies, most of them release...
Ida Lupino Ida Lupino (4 February 1918 – 3 August 1995) was an English-American film actress and director, and a pioneer among women filmmakers.
Ingo Niermann Ingo Niermann (born 1969, Bielefeld, Germany) is a German novelist, writer, and artist.
Irving Cummings Irving Camisky (October 9, 1888 - April 18, 1959) was an American movie actor, director, producer and writer.
J Roland Kelly J Roland Kelly is an American filmmaker, screenwriter, and singer-songwriter.
J. C. Chandor J.C. Chandor is an American writer/director, best known as the director of the film Margin Call set for release in 2011.
Jack Fisk Jack Fisk (born December 19, 1945) is an American film production designer, art director and film director.
Jaco Van Dormael Jaco Van Dormael (born 9 February 1957 in Ixelles) is a Belgian film director, screenwriter and playwright.
Jamaa Fanaka Jamaa Fanaka (born Walter Gordon; September 6, 1942 – April 1, 2012) was an American filmmaker.
James Cameron James Francis Cameron (born August 16, 1954) is a Canadian film director, film producer, deep-sea explorer, screenwriter, and editor who has directed the two biggest box office films of all time.
James Cruze James Cruze (March 27, 1884 near Ogden, Utah – August 3, 1942, in Hollywood, California) was a silent film actor and film director.
Jarrett Schaefer Jarrett Schaefer (born 1979) is an American film director and screenwriter.
Jasmin Dizdar Jasmin Dizdar (born 8 June 1961, Zenica) is a Bosnian-British screenwriter, film director and author on cinema.
Jay Chandrasekhar Jayanth Jambulingam "Jay" Chandrasekhar (Tamil: ஜெயந்த் ஜம்புலிங்கம் "ஜெய்" சந்திரசேகர்; born April 9, 1968) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and director best known for his work with the...
Jayce Bartok Jayce Bartok (born February 26, 1974) is an American actor.
Jean Yarbrough Jean Yarbrough (August 22, 1901–August 2, 1975) was an American film director.
Jean-Marc Vallée Jean-Marc Vallée (born March 9, 1963) is a Canadian film director, screenwriter, and film editor from Quebec.
Jeff Krulik Jeff Krulik is a director of independent films and a former Discovery Channel producer.
Jeffrey Bloom Jeffrey Bloom is an American film director, film producer, screenwriter and photographer, currently residing in Studio City, California.
Jehane Noujaim Jehane Noujaim is an Egyptian American documentary film director best known for her films Control Room, Startup.com, Pangea Day and The Square, that earned her documentary a nomi...
Jennifer Aniston Jennifer Joanna Aniston (born February 11, 1969) is an American actress, film director, and producer.
Jennifer Lynch Jennifer Chambers Lynch (born April 7, 1968) is an American film director and screenwriter, also known for writing the book The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer.
Jocelyn Moorhouse Jocelyn Denise Moorhouse is an Australian writer and film director born in Victoria, Australia on 4 September 1960.
Jodie Foster Alicia Christian Foster (born November 19, 1962), known professionally as Jodie Foster, is an American actress, film director, and producer.
Joe De Grasse Joseph Louis De Grasse (May 4, 1873 – May 25, 1940) was a Canadian film director.
Joe Lynch (director) Joe Lynch is an American film director and music video director, cinematographer, and film actor.
Joe McStravick Joe McStravick is a Film Director, a Multimedia Director and a Photographer.
Joe Pytka Joe Pytka (born November 4, 1938) is an American filmmaker born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
John Cameron Mitchell John Cameron Mitchell (born April 21, 1963) is an American actor, writer and director, best known for his films Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Shortbus and Rabbit Hole.
John Cassavetes John Nicholas Cassavetes (in Greek: Ιωάννης Νικόλαος Κασσαβέτης; December 9, 1929 – February 3, 1989) was an American actor, film director and screenwriter.
John Glen (director) John Glen (born 15 May 1932 in Sunbury-on-Thames) is an English film director, film editor, and author.
John Hubley John Hubley (May 21, 1914 – February 21, 1977) was an American animation director, art director, producer and writer of traditional animation films known for both his formal experimentation...
John Lafia John Lafia (born 1957) is an American film and television writer, director, and producer.
Jon Turteltaub Jonathan Charles "Jon" Turteltaub (born August 8, 1963) is an American film director and producer.
Jonathan Stack Jonathan David Stack is an American documentary filmmaker.
Jonathan Teplitzky Jonathan Teplitzky is an Australian writer and film director, who has directed the movies Better Than Sex (2000), Gettin' Square (2003), Burning Man (2011) and The Railway Man (2013).
Jordan Scott Jordan Scott (born 1978) is a British photographer, filmmaker, and actress.
Josef von Sternberg Josef von Sternberg (29 May 1894 – 22 December 1969) was an Austrian-American film director.
Joseph L. Mankiewicz Joseph Leo Mankiewicz (February 11, 1909 – February 5, 1993) was a film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Joshua Fernandez Joshua Fernandez (born April 19, 1974), is a Malaysian film director.
Jules Dassin Julius "Jules" Dassin (December 18, 1911 – March 31, 2008) was an American film director.
Julie Anne Robinson Julie Anne Robinson is a British theatre, television, and film director perhaps best known for her work on British television.
Julie Dash Julie Dash (born October 22, 1952) is an American filmmaker, author and member of the L.A. Rebellion.
Karel Reisz Karel Reisz (21 July 1926 – 25 November 2002) was a Czech-born British filmmaker who was active in post–World War II Britain, and one of the pioneers of the new realist strain in 1950s and 1960s...
Karl Zwicky Karl Zwicky is Australian film director, producer and screenwriter.
Karyn Kusama Karyn Kusama (born March 21, 1968) is an American film director who had her breakthrough with Girlfight, her first feature film.
Kasi Lemmons Kasi Lemmons (born Karen Lemmons on February 24, 1961) is an American film director and actress, most notable for her work on the films Eve's Bayou, The Caveman's Valentine and T...
Katherine Stenholm Katherine Corne Stenholm (born June 19, 1917) is a female American film director and the founding director of Unusual Films, the production company of Bob Jones University.
Ken Horstmann Ken Horstmann (born April 10, 1971) is an American film and television director.
Ken Russell Henry Kenneth Alfred "Ken" Russell (3 July 1927 – 27 November 2011) was an English film director, known for his pioneering work in television and film and for his flamboyant and controversi...
Kenneth Branagh Sir Kenneth Charles Branagh, (born 10 December 1960) is an actor, director, producer, and screenwriter from Northern Ireland.
Khoa Do Khoa Do (Vietnamese: Đỗ Khoa,), born 1979, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, is a film director, screenwriter, professional speaker and philanthropist who received the Young Australian of the Year ...
Kieran Evans Kieran Evans is a Welsh film director and screen writer, whose work includes music videos, film and documentaries.
Kirsten Sheridan Kirsten Sheridan (born July 14, 1976) is an Irish film director and screenwriter.
Kyle Rankin Kyle Rankin (born 13 September 1972 in Danbury, Connecticut) is a filmmaker.
Lamont Johnson Lamont Johnson (September 30, 1922 – October 24, 2010) was an American actor and film director who has appeared in and directed many television shows and movies.
Lana Wachowski Lana Wachowski (born Laurence "Larry" Wachowski; June 21, 1965) and Andrew Paul "Andy" Wachowski (born December 29, 1967), known together professionally as ...
Larry Clark (filmmaker) Larry Clark (b. 19 Jan 1943) is one of the leading directors of the L.A. Rebellion (also known as the Los Angeles School of Black Filmmakers).
Larry Peerce Larry Peerce (born April 19, 1930) is an American film and TV director whose work includes the theatrical feature Goodbye, Columbus, the early rock and roll concert film The Big T.N.T. Sho...
Larry Underwood Larry W. Underwood (born September 9, 1966 in Nashville, Tennessee) is an American actor best known for his portrayal of Dr. Gangrene.
Lars von Trier Lars von Trier (born Lars Trier; 30 April 1956) is a Danish film director and screenwriter.
Laurent Touil-Tartour Laurent Touil-Tartour (born November 23, 1971) is an award-winning French film director, screenwriter, producer.
Leonard Nimoy Leonard Simon Nimoy (born March 26, 1931) is an American actor, film director, poet, singer and photographer.
Les Landau Les Landau is a television director, film director and film producer whose work in television includes Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Voyager ...
Lindsay Anderson Lindsay Gordon Anderson (17 April 1923 – 30 August 1994) was an Indian-born, British feature film, theatre and documentary director, film critic, and leading light of the Free Cinema movement an...
Liz Canner Liz Canner is an American filmmaker who makes documentaries, digital public art installations and new media projects on human rights issues.
Lourdes Portillo Lourdes Portillo (born 1944) is a Mexican American screenwriter and filmmaker.
Luis Fernandez de la Reguera Luis Fernandez de la Reguera (20 October 1966 - 14 August 2006) was an American independent film director most famous for his 2003 documentary Rockets Redglare! about the actor of that name.
László Benedek László Benedek, sometimes credited as Laslo Benedek (March 5, 1905 – March 11, 1992), was a Hungarian-born film director.
M. Night Shyamalan Manoj Shyamalan (born 6 August 1970), known professionally as M. Night Shyamalan, is an Indian screenwriter, film director, and producer known for making movies with contemporary supernatu...
Mariano Baino Mariano Baino (born March 17, 1967) is a film director, screenwriter and editor mainly working in the horror genre.
Mario Azzopardi Mario Philip Azzopardi (born 1950 in Malta; resident of Toronto, Canada), is a television and film director and writer.
Mario Philip Azzopardi Mario Philip Azzopardi (born 1950 in Malta; resident of Toronto, Canada), is a television and film director and writer.
Mario Van Peebles Mario Van Peebles (born January 15, 1957) is a Mexican-born American film director and actor who has appeared in numerous Hollywood films.
Mark Kassen Mark Kassen (born 1971) is an American actor, director and producer.
Marlene Lawston Marlene Lawston (born January 25, 1998) is an American actress.
Martin Bell (director) Martin Bell is an American film director best known for such films as Streetwise and American Heart.
Maurice Devereaux Maurice Devereaux is a Canadian film director, writer and film producer through his production company, Maurice Devereaux Productions.
Max Baer, Jr. Max Baer (born December 4, 1937) is an American actor, screenwriter, producer, and director.
McG Joseph McGinty "McG" Nichol (born August 9, 1968), is an American film director, film and television producer, and former record producer.
Mel Brooks Mel Brooks (born June 28, 1926) is an American film director, screenwriter, composer, lyricist, comedian, actor and producer.
Mennan Yapo Mennan Yapo (born 1966) is an award winning German director, screenwriter, producer and actor of Turkish descent.
Michael Cuesta Michael Cuesta (born July 8, 1963) is an American film and television director.
Michael Meredith Michael Meredith is an American independent film director, screenwriter and producer.
Michael Powell (director) Michael Latham Powell (30 September 1905 – 19 February 1990) was a renowned English film director, celebrated for his partnership with Emeric Pressburger.
Michael Radford Michael Radford (born 24 February 1946) is an English film director and screenwriter.
Michael Raynor (actor) Michael Raynor, actor was born Michael Roy Stearn and is an Jewish-American Actor, director and writer.
Michael Raynor, Actor Michael Raynor, actor was born Michael Roy Stearn and is an American Actor, director and writer.
Michel Montecrossa Michel Montecrossa (born October 28, 1945 in Vienna, born Michael Klostermann) is a German media entrepreneur, author, musician, painter, film-maker, futurist, consciousness researcher and found...
Miguel A. Reina Miguel Alejandro Reina Gómez Maganda (born 11 August 1980) is an award-nominated Mexican filmmaker, screenwriter and film producer.
Mike Leigh Mike Leigh, OBE (born 20 February 1943) is an English writer and director of film and theatre.
Miloš Forman Jan Tomáš Forman (born February 18, 1932), known as Miloš Forman, is a Czech-American director, screenwriter, and professor, who until 1968 had lived and worked primarily in the former Cze...
Mira Nair Mira Nair (born 15 October 1957) is an Indian film director, actor and producer based in New York.
Morgan Freeman Morgan Freeman (born June 1, 1937) is an American actor, film director, and narrator.
Moustapha Akkad Moustapha Akkad (مصطفى العقاد; July 1, 1930 – November 11, 2005) was a Syrian American film producer and director, best known for producing the original series of Halloween films and d...
Nat Hiken Nat Hiken (June 13, 1914 – December 7, 1968) was an American radio and television writer, producer, and songwriter who rose to prominence in the 1950s.
Nick Palumbo Nick Palumbo (born November 12, 1970) is an American film director, writer and producer.
Olly Blackburn Olly Blackburn (also credited as Oliver Blackburn and Ollie Blackburn) is a film director and screenwriter.
Oscar A. C. Lund Oscar A.C. Lund (May 21, 1885 – May 2, 1963) was a Swedish-born silent film actor, screenwriter and director of the American and Swedish motion picture industry.
Oscar Redding Oscar Redding (born ca. 1974) is an Australian actor, screenwriter and director.
P. J. Hogan Paul John "P. J." Hogan (born 30 November 1962) is an AACTA Awards winning Australian film director and writer.
Paul Cox Paulus Henriqus Benedictus "Paul" Cox (born 16 April 1940) is an award-winning Australian film director.
Paul Feig Paul S. Feig (born September 17, 1962) is an American director, actor and author.
Paul L. Stein Paul Ludwig Stein (4 February 1892 – 2 May 1951) was an Austrian-born film director with 67 films to his credit.
Paul Leni Paul Leni (8 July 1885, Stuttgart – 2 September 1929, Los Angeles) born Paul Josef Levi was a German filmmaker and a key figure in German Expressionist filmmaking, making Backstairs ('...
Paul Schrader Paul Joseph Schrader (born July 22, 1946) is a U.S. screenwriter, film director, and film critic.
Peter Douglas Peter Vincent Douglas (born November 23, 1955) is an American television and film producer, a son of actor Kirk Douglas and his second wife, German American producer Anne Buydens.
Peter Medak Peter Medak (born 23 December 1937) is a Hungarian-born film director and television director of British and American productions.
Peter Riegert Peter Riegert (born April 11, 1947) is an American actor, screenwriter, and film director, best known for his roles as Boon from Animal House, the fast talking gangster Aldo in Oscar, t...
Peter Ustinov Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov, CBE (or 16 April 192128 March 2004) was an English actor, writer and dramatist.
Philip Gröning Philip Gröning (born April 7, 1959 in Düsseldorf) is a German director, documentary film maker, and screenwriter.
Philippe De Lacy Philippe De Lacy a.k.a. Philippe deLacy (July 25, 1917 – July 29, 1995) was a former silent film era child actor.
Phillip Christon Phillip Christon (born June 11, 1961) is an American film director and screenwriter.
PJ Raval PJ Raval is an American cinematographer and filmmaker.
Ralph Bakshi Ralph Bakshi (born October 29, 1938) is an American director of animated and live-action films.
Ray Arthur Wang Ray Arthur Wang, born Raymond Wang, is an American filmmaker/entrepreneur, known for human and animal rights activism.
Ray Austin (director) Ray Austin, Baron DeVere-Austin of Delvin, (born 5 December 1932) is an English television and film director, television writer, novelist and former stunt performer and actor who has worked in b...
Reggie Bannister Reginald Horace "Reggie" Bannister (born September 29, 1945) is an American musician, actor, producer, writer, and activist.
Renny Harlin Renny Harlin (born Lauri Mauritz Harjola; 15 March 1959) is a Finnish film director and producer.
Richard Benjamin Richard Benjamin (born May 22, 1938) is an American actor and film director.
Richard Boleslavsky Ryszard Bolesławski (February 4, 1889 – January 17, 1937) was a Polish film director, actor and teacher of acting.
Richard Boleslawski Ryszard Bolesławski (February 4, 1889 – January 17, 1937) was a Polish film director, actor and teacher of acting.
Richard Laxton Richard Laxton (born 5 July 1967 in London) is a British film director.
Richard Young (cinematographer) Richard Young (October 17, 1939 — December 15, 2010) was a cinematographer and film director who was born in Penfield, New York, United States.
Robert Parrish Robert R. Parrish (January 4, 1916December 4, 1995) was an American film director, editor and writer and former child actor.
Robert Tutak Robert Tutak, (born 26 December 1954) is a Polish-American film director and screenwriter, most known for Pragnienie (1983), Twarz (1983), Nobody's Perfect (2002) and Dubai: A city of Dreams(2010).
Roberto Rossellini Roberto Gastone Zeffiro Rossellini (8 May 1906 – 3 June 1977) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.
Rodrigo García Barcha Rodrigo García Barcha (born August 24, 1959) is a Colombian-born television and film director.
Roger Corman Roger William Corman (born April 5, 1926) is an American film producer, director and actor.
Rohit Gupta Rohit Gupta is a film director, producer who resides in the United States.
Rolf de Heer Rolf de Heer (born 4 May 1951 in Heemskerk, North Holland) is a Dutch Australian film director.
Roman Polanski Roman Polanski (born Rajmund Roman Thierry Polański; 1933) is a Polish and, since 1976, naturalized-French film director, producer, writer, and actor.
Rosanna Arquette Rosanna Lisa Arquette (born August 10, 1959) is an American actress, film director, and producer.
Rose Troche Rose Troche (born in 1964 in Chicago into a Puerto Rican family) is a film and television director, television producer, and screenwriter.
Russell Mulcahy Russell Mulcahy (born 23 June 1953 in Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian film director.
Russo brothers Anthony and Joe Russo are American film and television directors.
Ruth Beckermann Ruth Beckermann (born 1952, Vienna) is a Jewish Austrian filmmaker.
Ryszard Bolesławski Ryszard Bolesławski (February 4, 1889 – January 17, 1937) was a Polish film director, actor and teacher of acting.
S. S. Wilson S. S. Wilson is a screenwriter of cult and mainstream science fiction, and is probably best known for writing (and occasionally directing), with writing partner Brent Maddock, the Tremors fi...
Safiya Songhai Safiya Songhai, is a Student Emmy Award-winning American film director, on-air talent and beauty queen.
Sally Potter Charlotte Sally Potter, OBE (born 19 September 1949) is an English film director and screenwriter.
Sandy Tung Sandy Tung is an American independent film director, writer and producer.
Scott Derrickson Scott Derrickson is an American director, screenwriter and producer.
Sean Robinson (filmmaker) Sean Robinson is an American film director and editor best known for directing OUTmusic's documentary film "For Which We Stand (One Queer Music Nation In The Visible)," featuring Dolly Parton,...
Silvio Narizzano Silvio Narizzano (February 8, 1927July 26, 2011) was a Canadian film and television director.
Simon Monjack Simon Mark Monjack (9 March 1970 – 23 May 2010) was a British screenwriter, film director, film producer and make-up artist.
Sobey Martin Sobey Martin (27 June 1909 – 27 July 1978) was an American director of television and short films, mainly in the 1950s and 1960s.
Stanley Donen Stanley Donen (born April 13, 1924) is an American film director and choreographer whose most celebrated works are Singin' in the Rain and On the Town, both of which he co-directed with ...
Stanley Kramer Stanley Earl Kramer (September 29, 1913February 19, 2001) was an American film director and producer, responsible for making many of Hollywood's most famous "message movies", and becoming one of...
Stefan Ruzowitzky Stefan Ruzowitzky (born 25 December 1961) is an Austrian film director and screenwriter.
Stephen C. Apostolof Stephen C. Apostolof (February 25, 1928 in Burgas, Bulgaria – August 14, 2005 in Mesa, Arizona), sometimes credited under aliases A.C. Stephen(s) or Robert Lee, was a Bulgarian-Ameri...
Steven Spielberg Steven Allan Spielberg (born December 18, 1946) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, and business magnate.
Sunny Abberton Sunny Abberton (born in Maroubra, New South Wales), is a founding member of the Australian surf tribe, the Bra Boys.
Sylvain White Sylvain White (born February 12, 1975) is a French-born film director.
T. Arthur Cottam T. Arthur Cottam is a screenwriter, actor, producer and film director.
Taika Waititi Taika Waititi (born 16 August 1975), also known as Taika Cohen, is a New Zealand-born film director, writer, painter, comedian and actor.
Terence Fisher Terence Fisher (23 February 1904 – 18 June 1980) was a film director who worked for Hammer Films.
Terry Moloney Terry Moloney (born April 7, 1969) is an American writer, producer, director and editor.
Tim Hetherington Timothy Alistair Telemachus "Tim" Hetherington (5 December 1970 – 20 April 2011) was a British-American photojournalist with work that "ranged from multi-screen installations, to fly-...
Timo Vuorensola Timo Vuorensola (born 29 November 1979) is a Finnish film director and actor.
Tom Noonan Tom Noonan (born April 12, 1951) is an American actor and film writer-director.
Tom Oesch Tom Oesch (born September 27, 1980) is a Swiss music video director who works in Hollywood, California.
Tony Kern Tony Kern (born 1969) is a Singapore-based American film director, screenwriter, motion picture artist and film producer.
Tracie Laymon Tracie Laymon is a screenwriter, producer and film director.
Tze Chun Tze Chun (born Tze-ngo Chun) is an award-winning American film director and writer.
Uli Edel Uli Edel (born April 11, 1947) is a German film director.
Usama Alshaibi Usama Alshaibi (أسامة الشيبي) (born in Baghdad, Iraq on November 20, 1969) is an Iraqi-American independent filmmaker and visual artist.
Usama Mukwaya Usama "Osam" Mukwaya Nyanzi (born December 12, 1989) is a Ugandan film director, screenwriter, actor and television host.
Uwe Boll Uwe Boll (born June 22, 1965) is a German director, producer and screenwriter, whose work includes several films adapted from video games.
Vanessa Middleton Vanessa Middleton is a film and television producer and writer, as well as a film director.
Vernon Sewell Vernon Campbell Sewell (4 July 1903 – 21 June 2001) was a British film director, screenwriter, producer, writer and, briefly, an actor.
Vondie Curtis-Hall Vondie Curtis-Hall (born September 30, 1956) is an American actor and film director and television director.
Wachowski Starship Lana Wachowski and Andrew Paul "Andy" Wachowski, known together professionally as Wachowski Starship, are American film directors, writers and producers.
Walt Disney Walter Elias "Walt" Disney (December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American business magnate, animator, cartoonist, producer, director, screenwriter, entrepreneur, and voi...
Warren Beatty Henry Warren Beatty (born March 30, 1937) is an American actor, producer, screenwriter and director.
Werner Herzog Werner Herzog Stipetić (born 5 September 1942), known as Werner Herzog, is a German film director, producer, screenwriter, and actor; and an opera director.
Wes Craven Wesley Earl "Wes" Craven (born August 2, 1939) is an American film director, writer, producer, and actor known for his work on horror films, particularly slasher films.
William Scully (director) William Joseph Scully, sometimes credited as William Scully, "W. J. Scully", or "Bill Scully", was an American director and production manager.
Wim Wenders Ernst Wilhelm "Wim" Wenders (born 14 August 1945) is a German filmmaker, playwright, author, and photographer.
Wolfgang Santner Wolfgang Santner (born 1 January 1970) is an Austrian film director and producer.
Wong Kar-wai Wong Kar-wai, BBS (born 17 July 1958) is a Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker, internationally renowned as an auteur for his visually unique, highly stylised, emotionally resonant work, including '...
Woody Allen Woody Allen (born Allan Stewart Konigsberg, December 1, 1935) is an American producer, entertainer, director, Oscar-winner, and screen star whose career spans more ...
Yoann Lemoine Yoann Lemoine (born 16 March 1983) is a French music video director, graphic designer and singer-songwriter.
Zach Braff Zachary Israel "Zach" Braff (born April 6, 1975) is an American actor and director.
Zoltan Korda Zoltan Korda (3 June 1895 – 13 October 1961) was a Hungarian-born motion picture screenwriter, director and producer.