Notable Directors and Stars












Directors
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Documentary and ethnographic film bibliography (for bibliographies on individual filmmakers)

Directors

A / B / C / D / E-F / G / H-I / J / K / L / M / N-0 / P-Q / R / S / T / U-V / W / X / Y / X-Z

A

Chantel Akerman

Fatih Akin

Tomás Gutiérrez Alea

Robert Aldrich

Woody Allen

Merzak Allouache

Pedro Almodovar

Robert Altman

Alejandro Amenábar

Lindsay Anderson

Ang Lee

Kenneth Anger

Michelangelo Antonioni

Dario Argento

Dorothy Arzner

Richard Attenborough

B

Mario Bava

Marco Bellocchio

María Luisa Bemberg

Ingmar Bergman

Busby Berkeley

Claude Berri

Bernardo Bertolucci

Les Blank

John Boorman

Danny Boyle

Stan Brakhage

Catherine Breillat

Robert Bresson

Tod Browning

Luis Buñuel

Ken Burns

Tim Burton

C

Jane Campion

Alberto Cavalcanti

Frank Capra

Marcel Carne

John Carpenter

Claude Chabrol

Youssef Chahine

Charlie Chaplin

Joan Chen

Chen Kaige

René Clair

Henri-Georges Clouzot

Jean Cocteau

Joel and Ethan Coen

Francis Coppola

Roger Corman

Wes Craven

David Cronenberg

George Cukor

D

Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne

Julie Dash

Terence Davies

Emile de Antonio

Brian De Palma

Cecil B. DeMille

Jonathan Demme

Jacques Demy

Claire Denis

Maya Deren

Emile de Antonio

Vittorio De Sica

Virginie Despentes

Walt Disney

Alexander Dovzhenko

Carl Theodor Dreyer

Marguerite Duras

E-F

Clint Eastwood

Sergei Eisenstein

Valie Export

Harun Farocki

Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Federico Fellini

Louis Feuillade

Terence Fisher

Robert Flaherty

John Ford

Péter Forgács

Milos Forman

Georges Franju

Stephen Frears

Samuel Fuller

G

Abel Gance

Phillipe Garrel

Terry Gilliam

Amos Gitai

Jean-Luc Godard

Peter Greenaway

D.W. Griffith

John Grierson

H-I

Barbara Hammer

Michael Haneke

Howard Hawks

Todd Haynes

Werner Herzog

Alfred Hitchcock

Hou Hsiao-hsien

John Huston

Shohei Imamura

Joris Ivens

James Ivory and Ishmail Merchant

J

Derek Jarman

Jim Jarmusch

Humphrey Jennings

Zhangke Jia

Spike Jonze

Neil Jordan

Isaac Julien

K

Kaige Chen

Charlie Kaufman (screenwriter)

Elia Kazan

Buster Keaton

Abbas Kiarostami

Krzysztof Kieslowski

King Hu

Takeshi "Beat" Kitano

Alexander Kluge

Stanley Kubrick

Akira Kurosawa

Emir Kusturica

L

Fritz Lang

Claude Lanzmann

David Lean

Ang Lee

Spike Lee

Mike Leigh

Claude Lelouch

Richard Lester

Sergio Leone

Richard Lester

Val Lewton

Ken Loach

Pare Lorentz

Joseph Losey

Ernst Lubitsch

Sidney Lumet

Lumière Brothers

David Lynch

M

Dusan Makavejev

Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Louis Malle

Anthony Mann

Chris Marker

Albert and David Maysles

Georges Méliès

Jean-Pierre Melville

Oscar Micheaux

Takashi Miike

Vincente Minnelli

Hayao Miyazaki

Kenji Mizoguchi

Michael Moore

Errol Morris

F.W. Murnau

N-0

Mira Nair

Max Ophüls

Dennis O'Rourke

Nagisa Oshima

Ulrike Ottinger

François Ozon

Yasujiro Ozu

P-Q

G.W. Pabst

Marcel Pagnol

Pier Paolo Pasolini

Sam Peckinpah

D.A. Pennebaker

Roman Polanski

Gillo Pontecorvo

Sally Potter

Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger

V.I. Pudovkin

R

Yvonne Rainer

Nicholas Ray

Satyajit Ray

Carol Reed

Edgar Reitz

Karel Reisz

Jean Renoir

Alain Resnais

Tony Richardson

Leni Riefenstahl

Marlon Riggs

Jacques Rivette

Nicholas Roeg

Eric Rohmer

Roberto Rossellini

George Romero

Jean Rouch

Ken Russell

Walther Ruttmann

S

Helma Sanders-Brahms

Carlos Saura

John Schlesinger

Volker Schlöndorff

Martin Scorsese

Ridley Scott

Ousmane Sembene

Mack Sennett

Jim Sheridan

John Singleton

Robert Siodmak

Douglas Sirk

Steven Soderbergh

Aleksandr Sokurov

Steven Spielberg

Wolfgang Staudte

Oliver Stone

Preston Sturges

Hans-Jurgens Syberberg

T

Quentin Tarantino

Andrei Tarkovsky

Jacques Tati

Bertrand Tavernier

Vittorio and Paolo Taviani

Bertrand Tavernier

Robert Townsend

Monika Treut

Trinh T. Minh-ha

François Truffaut

Tsui Hark

Tom Tykwer

U-V

Edgar G. Ulmer

Roger Vadim

Gus Van Sant

Agnes Varda

Mario and Melvyn Van Peebles

Dziga Vertov

King Vidor

Jean Vigo

Luciano Visconti

Josef Von Sternberg

Lars von Trier

Margarethe von Trotta

W

Andrzej Wajda

Andy Warhol/Paul Morrissey

Peter Watkins

Robert Wiene

Peter Weir

Orson Welles

William Wellman

Wim Wenders

Lina Wertmüller

Mae West

Billy Wilder

Michael Winterbottom

Frederick Wiseman

Wong Kar-Wai

John Woo

Basil Wright

William Wyler

X-Z

Zhang Yi-Mou

Actors

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers

Clara Bow

Charlie Chaplin

Jackie Chan

Dorothy Dandridge

Bette Davis

Greta Garbo

Buster Keaton

The Marx Brothers

Mary Pickford

Jacques Tati

Rudolph Valentino

John Wayne

Orson Welles

Mae West

Anna May Wong

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