Lists, films, misc

FILMS SEEN (by director)

* = Rates

Jim Abrahams
Airplane! (1980)
Hot Shots! (1991)
Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)

J.J. Abrams
Star Trek (2009)
Super 8 (2011)

Andrew Adamson
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2007)

Maren Ade
The Forest for the Trees (2003)
Everyone Else (2009)*

Ben Affleck
Gone Baby Gone (2008)
The Town (2010)

Casey Affleck
I’m Still Here (2010)

Chantal Akerman
Je, Tu, Il, Elle (1976)
Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce — 1080 Bruxelles (1976)*
L’Est (1993)
La Captive (2000)
Almayer’s Folly (2011)

Matthew Akers
Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present (2012)

Fatih Akin
Head-On (2004)
The Edge of Heaven (2007)

Robert Aldrich
Vera Cruz (1954)
Ulzana’s Raid (1972)

Daniel Alfredson
The Girl Who Played With Fire (2009)
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest (2009)

Mo Ali
Shank (2010)

Woody Allen
What’s Up, Tiger Lily? (1966)
Take the Money and Run (1969)
Bananas (1971)
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask) (1972)
Sleeper (1973)
Love and Death (1975)
Annie Hall (1977)
Manhattan (1979)
Stardust Memories (1980)
A Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy (1982)
Zelig (1983)*
Broadway Danny Rose (1984)
The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Radio Days (1987)
New York Stories (1989)
Crimes and Misdemeanors (1989)
Shadows and Fog (1992)
Husbands and Wives (1992)
Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993)
Bullets Over Broadway (1994)
Mighty Aphrodite (1995)
Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
Deconstructing Harry (1997)
Celebrity (1998)
Sweet and Lowdown (1999)*
Small Time Crooks (2000)
The Curse of the Jade Scorpion (2001)
Hollywood Ending (2002)
Anything Else (2003)
Melinda and Melinda (2004)
Cassandra’s Dream (2007)
Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)
Whatever Works (2009)
You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger (2010)
Midnight In Paris (2011)

Pedro Almodóvar
Pepi, Luci, Bom… (1980)*
What Have I Done to Deserve This? (1984)
Matador (1986)
Law of Desire (1987)
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988)
Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (1990)
High Heels (1991)
The Flower of My Secret (1995)
Live Flesh (1997)
All About My Mother (1999)
Talk to Her (2002)
Bad Education (2004)
Volver (2006)
Broken Embraces (2009)
The Skin I Live In (2011)

Lisandro Alonso
La Libertad (2001)
Los Muertos (2004)
Fantasma (2006)
Liverpool (2008)

Robert Altman
MASH (1970)
Brewster McCloud (1970)
McCabe and Mrs. Miller (1971)*
The Long Goodbye (1973)*
Thieves Like Us (1974)
Nashville (1975)
3 Women (1977)
Popeye (1980)
OC and Stiggs (1985)
The Player (1992)
Short Cuts (1993)
Gosford Park (2001)
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)

Alejandro Amenábar
The Others (2001)

Jon Amiel
Creation (2009)

Lindsay Anderson
This Sporting Life (1963)
if…. (1968)

Paul Thomas Anderson
Boogie Nights (1997)
Magnolia (1999)
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)
There Will Be Blood (2007)

Wes Anderson
Bottle Rocket (1996)
Rushmore (1998)*
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou (2004)
The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

Roy Andersson
Songs From the Second Floor (2000)
You, the Living (2007)

Theodoros Angelopoulos
Reconstruction (1970)
Days of ’36 (1972)
The Travelling Players (1975)*
The Hunters (1977)
Voyage to Cythrea (1984)
The Beekeeper (1986)
Landscape in the Mist (1988)*
The Suspended Step of the Stork (1995)
Ulysses’ Gaze (1995)
Eternity and a Day (1998)
Trilogy: The Weeping Meadow (2004)
The Dust of Time (2008)

Emile de Antonio
Point of Order! (1964)

Michelangelo Antonioni
La Signora Senza Camelie (1953)
Le Amiche (1955)
L’Avventura (1960)
Eclipse (1962)
Red Desert (1964)
Blowup (1966)
Zabriskie Point (1970)*
The Passenger (1975)
Identification of a Woman (1982)
Beyond the Clouds (1995)

Judd Apatow
Knocked Up (2006)

Gregg Araki
The Doom Generation (1995)
Mysterious Skin (2004)

Asia Argento
The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2004)

Dario Argento
The Bird With the Crystal Plumage (1970)
Deep Red (1975)
Suspiria (1977)
Tenebrae (1982)

Morten Arnfred
The Kingdom (1994)
The Kingdom II (1997)

Andrea Arnold
Red Road (2006)
Fish Tank (2009)
Wuthering Heights (2011)

Darren Aronofsky
π (1998)
Requiem for a Dream (2000)
The Fountain (2006)
The Wrestler (2008)
Black Swan (2010)

Miguel Arteta
Chuck & Buck (2000)

Hal Ashby
The Last Detail (1973)
Bound for Glory (1976)

Anthony Asqutih
A Cottage on Dartmoor (1929)
The Browning Version (1951)

Olivier Assayas
Irma Vep (1996)
Late Autumn, Early December (1998)
demonlover (2005)
Paris je t’aime (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Boarding Gate (2007)
Summer Hours (2008)
Carlos (2010)

Richard Attenborough
Oh, What a Lovely War (1969)
Gandhi (1982)
A Chorus Line (1985)
Shadowlands (1993)

Jacques Audiard
The Beat That My Heart Skipped (2005)
A Prophet (2009)
Rust & Bone (2012)

Bille August
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

John G. Avildsen
Rocky (1976)
The Karate Kid (1984)
Rocky V (1990)

Jon Avnet
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

Lloyd Bacon
42nd Street (1933)*

John Badham
Saturday Night Fever (1977)
Bird on a Wire (1990)
The Hard Way (1991)

Roy Ward Baker
A Night To Remember (1958)

Alexei Balabanov
Of Freaks and Men (1998)
Morphia (2009)
A Stoker (2011)

Banksy
Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010)

Clive Barker
Hellraiser (1987)

Clio Barnard
The Arbor (2009)

Matthew Barney
Drawing Restraint 9 (2005)

Boris Barnet
The Overcoat (1926)
The Girl and the Hatbox (1930)

Noah Baumbach
The Squid and the Whale (2005)
Margot at the Wedding (2007)
Greenberg (2010)

Michael Bay
Bad Boys (1995)
The Rock (1996)
Transformers (2007)
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

Warren Beatty
Dick Tracy (1990)
Bulworth (1998)

Jean Becker
Conversations with my Gardener (2008)
My Afternoon’s With Margueritte (2010)

Walt Becker
Old Dogs (2009)

Wolfgang Becker
Goodbye, Lenin! (2003)

Marco Bellocchio
Vincere (2009)

Richard Benjamin
The Money Pit (1986)

Peter Berg
The Kingdom (2007)
Hancock (2008)
Battleship (2012)

Ingmar Bergman
Crisis (1946)
Summer Interlude (1951)
Sawdust & Tinsel (1953)
Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)
The Seventh Seal (1957)
Wild Strawberries (1957)
The Virgin Spring (1960)
Winter Light (1962)
Persona (1966)*
Cries and Whispers (1972)
Scenes From a Marriage (1973)*
Autumn Sonata (1978)

Busby Berkeley
Dames (1934)

Bernardo Bertolucci
The Grim Reaper (1962)
Before the Revolution (1964)
Partner. (1968)
The Conformist (1970)
Last Tango in Paris (1972)
1900 (1976)
The Last Emperor (1987)
Besieged (1998)

Luc Besson
The Big Blue (1988)
La Femme Nikita (1990)
Leon (1995)
The Fifth Element (1997)

Fabián Bielinsky
Nine Queens (2000)

Susanne Bier
After the Wedding (2006)

Kathryn Bigelow
Point Break (1991)
The Hurt Locker (2008)

Antonia Bird
Ravenous (1999)

Brad Bird
The Incredibles (2004)
Ratatouille (2007)

Andrew Birkin
The Cement Garden (1993)

Bertrand Blier
Les Valseuses (1974)
The Clink of Ice (2010)

Jeffrey Blitz
Spellbound (2002)

Don Bluth
The Land Before Time (1988)
Titan A.E. (2000)

James Bobin
The Muppets (2011)

Budd Boetticher
Horizons West (1952)
Seven Men From Now (1956)
The Tall T (1957)
Decision at Sundown (1957)
Buchanan Rides Alone (1958)
Ride Lonesome (1959)

Bertrand Bonello
House of Tolerance (2011)

Bong Joon-ho
The Host (2006)
Tokyo! (2008)

Dany Boon
Nothing To Declare (2011)

John Boorman
Point Blank (1967)
Deliverance (1972)
Zardoz (1974)

Walerian Borowczyk
Goto, Island of Love (1968)
The Beast (1975)

Frank Borzage
7th Heaven (1927)
Street Angel (1928)
Lucky Star (1929)
Liliom (1930)
A Farewell To Arms (1932)
Stage Door Canteen (1943)

João Botelho
A Portuguese Farewell (1985)
Disquiet (2010)

Rachid Bouchareb
Days of Glory (2006)

Danny Boyle
Shallow Grave (1994)
Trainspotting (1996)
A Life Less Ordinary (1997)
28 Days Later (2002)
Sunshine (2007)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
127 Hours (2010)

Kenneth Branagh
Peter’s Friends (1992)
The Magic Flute (2006)
Sleuth (2007)

Catherine Breillat
Romance (1999)
A Ma Soeur! (2001)*
Brief Crossing (2001)
Anatomy of Hell (2004)
Une vieille maîtresse (2007)
Bluebeard (2009)
The Sleeping Beauty (2010)

Robert Bresson
Les Anges du Péché (1943)
Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne (1945)
Diary of a Country Priest (1951)
A Man Escaped (1956)*
Pickpocket (1959)
The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962)
Au hasard Balthazar (1966)
Mouchette (1967)*
Four Nights of a Dreamer (1971)
Lancelot du Lac (1974)
The Devil, Probably (1977)
L’Argent (1983)

Martin Brest
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Midnight Run (1988)
Scent of a Woman (1992)

Craig Brewer
Black Snake Moan (2006)

Jean-Claude Brisseau
A l’Aventure (2009)

Stephane Brizé
Not Here To Be Loved (2005)
Madamoiselle Chambon (2009)

Serge Bromberg
Henri-Georges Clouzot’s Inferno (2009)

James L. Brooks
Broadcast News (1987)
As Good as It Gets (1997)
How Do You Know (2010)

Mel Brooks
The Producers (1968)
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Spaceballs (1987)
Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)

Richard Brooks
In Cold Blood (1967)

Nick Broomfield
Biggie and Tupac (2002)
Ghosts (2006)
Battle for Haditha (2007)
Sarah Palin – You Betcha! (2011)

Clarence Brown
National Velvet (1944)

Tod Browning
Freaks (1932)

Mads Brügger
The Red Chapel (2009)

Andrew Bujalski
Funny Ha Ha (2002)
Mutual Appreciation (2005)
Beeswax (2009)

Luis Buñuel
Un Chien Andelou (1929)
L’Age d’or (1930)
Los Olvidados (1950)
Susana (1951)
Ascent to Heaven (1952)
The Brute (1953)
El (1953)
Wuthering Heights (1954)
Viridiana (1961)
The Exterminating Angel (1962)
Simon of the Desert (1965)
Belle de Jour (1967)
Tristana (1970)
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie (1972)
The Phantom of Liberty (1974)
That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)

Charles Burnett
Killer of Sheep (1977)*
My Brother’s Wedding (1983)
To Sleep With Anger (1990)

Jeff Burr
Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)

Tim Burton
Beetle Juice (1988)
Batman (1989)
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Batman Returns (1992)
Ed Wood (1994)
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
Alice In Wonderland 3D (2010)

Steve Buscemi
Lonesome Jim (2005)

David Butler
Calamity Jane (1953)

Jez Butterworth
Birthday Girl (2001)

Christopher Cain
Young Guns (1988)

James Cameron
The Terminator (1984)
Aliens (1986)
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)
True Lies (1994)
Titanic (1997)
Avatar (2009)

Donald Cammell
Performance (1970)
Wild Side (1995)

Juan José Campanella
The Secret In Their Eyes (2009)

Martin Campbell
Casino Royale (2006)

Jane Campion
Bright Star (2009)

Laurent Cantet
Time Out (2001)
Heading South (2005)
The Class (2008)

Frank Capra
Rain or Shine (1930)
Forbidden (1933)
The Bitter Tea of General Yen (1933)
It Happened One Night (1934)
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
You Can’t Take it With You (1938)*
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Leos Carax
Boy Meets Girl (1984)
The Night Is Young (1986)
Les Amants du Pont-Neuf (1991)
Pola X (1999)
Tokyo! (2008)
Holy Motors (2012)

Joe Carnahan
Narc (2002)
Smokin’ Aces (2006)
The Grey (2012)

Marcel Carné
Le Jour se lève (1939)
Les Enfants du Paradis (1945)

Marc Caro
Delicatessen (1991)
The City of Lost Children (1995)

John Carpenter
Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)
Halloween (1978)
Escape from New York (1981)
The Thing (1982)
Starman (1984)
Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
They Live (1988)
John Carpenter’s The Ward (2010)

Jairo Carrillo & Oscar Andrade
Little Voices (2010)

John Cassavetes
Shadows (1959)
Faces (1968)
A Woman Under the Influence (1974)*
Opening Night (1977)

Brian M Cassidy and Melani Shatzky
Francine (2012)

Delfina Castagnino
What I Love The Most (2010)

Michael Caton-Jones
Memphis Belle (1990)
Doc Hollywood (1991)

Alberto Cavalcanti
Went the Day Well? (1942)

Liliana Cavani
The Night Porter (1974)

Fred Cavayé
Point Blank (2010)

Ascanio Celestini
The Black Sheep (2010)

Nuri Bilge Ceylan
Distant (2002)
Climates (2006)
Three Monkeys (2008)
Once Upon a Time in Anatolia (2011)

Claude Chabrol
Les Bonnes Femmes (1960)
Cop Au Vin (1985)
Inspector Lavardin (1986)
Betty (1992)
Merci Pour Le Chocolat (2000)
A Girl Cut in Two (2007)

Gurinder Chadha
It’s a Wonderful Afterlife (2010)

Chang Tso-Chi
When Love Comes (2010)

Kim Chapiron
Dog Pound (2010)

Charles Chaplin
The Gold Rush (1925)
City Lights (1931)
Modern Times (1936)
The Great Dictator (1940)
Monsieur Verdoux: A Comedy of Murders (1947)

Larry Charles
Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
Religulous (2008)
Bruno (2009)

Peter Chelsom
Funny Bones (1995)
Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)

Chen Kaige
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

Patrice Chéreau
Those Who Love Me Can Take the Train (1998)
Persecution (2009)

Lisa Cholodenko
The Kids Are All Right (2009)

Sylvain Chomet
Bellville Rendezvous (2003)
The Illusionist (2010)

Mong-Hong Chung
The Fourth Portrait (2010)

Vera Chytilová
Dasies (1966)*

Michael Cimino
The Deer Hunter (1978)
Heaven’s Gate (1980)

René Clair
Entr’acte (1924)
Le Million (1931)
À Nous la Liberté (1931)

Bob Clark
Porky’s (1982)
Loose Cannons (1990)

Larry Clark
Kids (1995)
Bully (2001)
Wassup Rockers (2005)

Phillipe Claudel
I’ve Loved You So Long (2008)

George Clooney
Good Night, and Good Luck. (2005)

Henri-Georges Clouzot
Le Corbeau (1944)
Les Diaboliques (1955)

Jean Cocteau
Orpheus (1950)

Coen bros
Blood Simple (1984)
Raising Arizona (1987)
Miller’s Crossing (1990)
Barton Fink (1991)
The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
Fargo (1996)
The Big Lebowski (1998)
O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)
The Man Who Wasn’t There (2001)*
Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
The Ladykillers (2004)
Paris je t’aime (2006)
No Country for Old Men (2007)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Burn After Reading (2008)
A Serious Man (2009)
True Grit (2010)

Larry Cohen
God Told Me To (1975)
The Stuff (1986)

Chris Columbus
Home Alone (1990)
Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)
Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (2010)

Bill Condon
Kinsey (2004)

Paddy Considine
Tyrannosaur (2010)

Scott Cooper
Crazy Heart (2009)

Francis Ford Coppola
The Godfather (1972)
The Conversation (1974)
Apocalypse Now (1979)
Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988)
Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)
Tetro (2009)

Sofia Coppola
The Virgin Suicides (1999)
Lost in Translation (2003)
Marie Antoinette (2006)
Somewhere (2010)

Antony Cordier
Happy Few (2010)

Henry Cornelius
Passport to Pimlico (1949)
Genevieve (1953)

Catherine Corsini
Leaving (2009)

George P. Cosmatos
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)

Pedro Costa
Blood (1995)
Bones (1997)
In Vanda’s Room (2000)

Kevin Costner
Dances With Wolves (1990)
Open Range (2003)

Alex Cox
Repo Man (1984)
Sid and Nancy (1986)

Wes Craven
Last House on the Left (1972)
The Hills Have Eyes (1977)
Scream (1996)
Scream 2 (1997)
Paris je t’aime (2006)

Charles Crichton
The Lavender Hill Mob (1951)
A Fish Called Wanda (1988)

Michael Crichton
Westworld (1973)

Marian Crisan
Morgen (2010)

David Cronenberg
Shivers (1975)
Rabid (1977)
Scanners (1981)
Videodrome (1983)
The Dead Zone (1983)
The Fly (1986)
Naked Lunch (1991)
Crash (1996)
eXistenZ (1999)
A History of Violence (2005)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Eastern Promises (2007)
A Dangerous Method (2011)
Cosmopolis (2012)

Cameron Crowe
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Almost Famous (2000)

Alfonso Cuarón
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Paris je t’aime (2006)
Children of Men (2006)

Michael Cuesta
Twelve and Holding (2005)

George Cukor
Holiday (1938)
The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Gaslight (1944)
Adam’s Rib (1949)
A Star Is Born (1954)

Michael Curtiz
Casablanca (1942)
Mildred Pierce (1945)
White Christmas (1954)

John Dahl
Red Rock West (1992)
The Last Seduction (1994)

Stephen Daldry
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011)

Rod Daniel
Teen Wolf (1985)
Like Father Like Son (1987)
K-9 (1989)

Joe Dante
Gremlins (1984)
Explorers (1985)
The ‘burbs (1989)
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
Matinee (1993)

Frank Darabont
The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Jean-Pierre & Luc Dardenne
La Promesse (1996)
Rosetta (1999)*
The Son (2002)
L’Enfant (The Child) (2005)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Lorna’s Silence (2008)
The Kid With a Bike (2011)

Jules Dassin
Night and the City (1950)
Rififi (1955)

Delmer Daves
3:10 to Yuma (1957)

Terence Davies
Distant Voices, Still Lives (1988)
The Lond Day Closes (1993)
The Neon Bible (1995)
The House of Mirth (2000)
Of Time and the City (2008)
The Deep Blue Sea (2011)

Andrew Davis
The Fugitive (1993)

Jan de Bont
Speed (1994)
Twister (1996)

Andy DeEmmony
West Is West (2010)

Rolf de Heer
Ten Canoes (2006)

Alix Delaporte
Angèle and Tony (2010)

Guillermo Del Toro
Cronos (1993)
The Devil’s Backbone (2001)
Hellboy (2004)
Pan’s Labyrinth (2006)
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)

Jonathan Demme
Stop Making Sense (1984)
Something Wild (1986)
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Neil Young: Heart of Gold (2006)
Rachel Getting Married (2008)

Jacques Demy
Lola (1961)
Bay of Angels (1963)*
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (1964)
Les Demoiselles de Rocherfort (1967)*
Model Shop (1969)
A Room In Town (1982)

Claire Denis
Chocolat (1988)
Beau travail (1999)*
35 Shots of Rum (2008)
White Material (2009)

Manoel de Oliveira
Benilde or the Virgin Mother (1975)
Abraham Valley (1993)
Belle toujours (2006)
Eccentricities of a Blond-Haired Girl (2009)
The Strange Case of Angelica (2010)

Brian De Palma
Greetings (1968)
Hi, Mom! (1970)
Obsession (1976)
Carrie (1976)
Dressed to Kill (1980)
Blow Out (1981)
Scarface (1983)
Body Double (1984)
The Untouchables (1987)
Casualties of War (1989)
Carlito’s Way (1993)
Mission: Impossible (1996)
Femme Fatale (2002)
The Black Dahlia (2006)
Redacted (2007)

Raymond Depardon
Modern Life (2008)
Journal de France (2012)

Vittorio de Sica
The Bicycle Thief (1948)
Umberto D. (1952)

Arnaud Desplechin
A Christmas Tale (2008)*

Howard Deutch
Pretty in Pink (1986)
The Great Outdoors (1988)

Danny DeVito
Throw Momma From the Train (1987)
The War of the Roses (1989)

Tom Dey
Failure to Launch (2006)

Tom DiCillo
Living in Oblivion (1995)

Michael Dinner
Hot to Trot (1988)

David Dobkin
Wedding Crashers (2005)

Pete Docter
Up (2009)

Jacques Doillon
Ponette (1996)

Andrew Dominik
Chopper (2000)
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
Killing Them Softly (2012)

Roger Donaldson
Cocktail (1988)
The Bank Job (2008)
Justice (2011)

Stanley Donen
On the Town (1949)
Singin’ in the Rain (1952)
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)
It’s Always Fair Weather (1955)
The Pajama Game (1957)

Richard Donner
The Omen (1976)
Superman (1978)
The Goonies (1985)
Lethal Weapon (1987)
Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)
Maverick (1994)

Bill Douglas
My Childhood (1972)
My Ain Folk (1973)

Alexander Dovzhenko
Zvenigora (1928)
Arsenal (1929)
Earth (1930)

Srdjan Dragojevic
Pretty Village, Pretty Flame (1996)

Carl Theodor Dreyer
Leaves from Satan’s Book (1919)
The Parson’s Widow (1920)
The Bride of Glomdal (1926)
Michael (1926)
The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928)*
Vampyr (1932)
Day of Wrath (1943)
Ordet (1955)
Gertrud (1964)

Dennis Dugan
Problem Child (1990)
Beverly Hills Ninja (1997)

John Duigan
Sirens (1994)

Bruno Dumont
Life of Jesus (1997)
Humanité (1999)
Twentynine Palms (2003)
Flanders (2006)
Hadewijch (2009)*
Hors Satan (2011)

Lena Dunham
Tiny Furniture (2010)

Sean Durkin
Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011)

Robert Duvall
Angelo, My Love (1983)
The Apostle (1997)

Clint Eastwood
Play Misty For Me (1971)
The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
The Eiger Sanction (1979)
Firefox (1982)
Honkytonk Man (1982)
Sudden Impact (1983)
Heartbreak Ridge (1986)
Bird (1988)
White Hunter, Black Heart (1990)
Unforgiven (1992)
Blood Work (2002)
Mystic River (2003)
Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Changeling (2008)
Gran Torino (2008)
Invictus (2009)

Blake Edwards
Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)

Sergei Eisenstein
Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Stephan Elliott
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
Easy Virtue (2008)

Roland Emmerich
Universal Soldier (1992)
Stargate (1994)
Independence Day (1996)
Godzilla (1998)
The Day After Tomorrow (2004)
2012 (2009)
Anonymous (2011)

Victor Erice
The Spirit of the Beehive (1973)
South (1983)
The Quince Tree Sun (1992)

Zamani Esmati
Orion (2010)

Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Love Is Colder Than Death (1969)
The American Soldier (1970)
Why Does Herr R. Run Amok? (1970)
Pioneers of Ingolstadt (1971)
Beware of a Holy Whore (1971)
The Merchant of Four Seasons (1972)
The Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant (1972)
World on a Wire (1973)
Ali – Fear Eats the Soul (1974)
Martha (1974)
Effi Briest (1974)
Fox and His Friends (1975)
Chinese Roulette (1976)
The Stationmaster’s Wife (1977)
Despair (1978)
In a Year of Thirteen Moons (1978)*
The Marriage of Maria Braun (1979)
The Third Generation (1979)
Lola (1981)
Veronika Voss (1982)*
Querelle (1982)

The Farrelly brothers
Dumb & Dumber (1994)
Kingpin (1996)
There’s Something About Mary (1998)
The Heartbreak Kid (2007)
Hall Pass (2011)

Jon Favreau
Made (2001)
Zathura (2005)
Iron Man (2008)
Iron Man 2 (2010)

Aleksei Fedorchenko
Silent Souls (2010)

Paul Feig
Bridesmaids (2010)

Federico Fellini
La Strada (1954)
Nights of Cabiria (1957)
La Dolce vita (1960)
8½ (1963)

Feng Xiaogang
Aftershock (2010)

Abel Ferrara
Driller Killer (1979)
King of New York (1990)
Bad Lieutenant (1992)
The Addiction (1995)
The Funeral (1996)
New Rose Hotel (1998)
Go Go Tales (2007)

Marco Ferreri
Dillinger is Dead (1969)
La Grande Bouffe (1973)

Mike Figgis
Timecode (2000)

David Fincher
Alien3 (1992)
Se7en (1995)
The Game (1997)
Fight Club (1999)
Panic Room (2002)
Zodiac (2007)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
The Social Network (2010)
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

Paul Flaherty
Who’s Harry Crumb? (1989)

Robert Flaherty
Nanook of the North (1922)

Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden
Half Nelson (2006)
Sugar (2008)
It’s Kind of a Funny Story (2010)

Benedek Fliegauf
Womb (2010)

Richard Fleischer
The Vikings (1958)
10 Rillington Place (1971)
Soylent Green (1973)
Red Sonja (1985)

Victor Fleming
Red Dust (1933)
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Gone With the Wind (1939)

Robert Florey
The Cocoanuts (1929)

James Foley
Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

Ari Folman
Waltz With Bashir (2008)

Peter Fonda
The Hired Hand (1971)

John Ford
The Iron Horse (1924)
Stagecoach (1936)
The Grapes of Wrath (1940)
How Green Was My Valley (1941)
Tobacco Road (1941)
My Darling Clementine (1946)*
Fort Apache (1948)
She Wore A Yellow Ribbon (1949)
Wagon Master (1950)
The Quiet Man (1952)
Mogambo (1953)
The Searchers (1956)
Sergeant Rutledge (1960)
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
7 Women (1966)

Milos Forman
A Blonde In Love (1965)
The Firemen’s Ball (1967)
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
Amadeus (1984)
The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996)
Man on the Moon (1999)

Marc Forster
Stranger Than Fiction (2006)

Michaelangelo Frammartino
Le Quattro Volte (2010)

James Frawley
The Muppets Movie (1979)

David Frankel
The Devil Wears Prada (2006)
Marley and Me (2008)

John Frankenheimer
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

Stephen Frears
The Grifters (1990)
The Van (1996)
High Fidelity (2000)
Dirty Pretty Things (2002)
The Queen (2006)
Chéri (2009)

Juan Carlos Fresnadillo
Intruders (2011)

William Friedkin
The French Connection (1971)
The Exorcist (1973)
Deal of the Century (1983)
Bug (2006)

Lucio Fulci
Zombie Flesh Eaters (1979)
City of the Living Dead (1980)

Samuel Fuller
I Shot Jesse James (1949)
The Baron of Arizona (1950)
The Steel Helmet (1951)
Fixed Bayonets! (1951)
Park Row (1952)
Pickup On South Street (1953)
Hell and High Water (1954)
House of Bamboo (1955)
Forty Guns (1957)
Run of the Arrow (1957)
Underworld USA (1961)
Shock Corridor (1963)
The Naked Kiss (1964)
The Big Red One (1980)

Keith Fulton & Louis Pepe
Lost in La Mancha (2002)
Brothers of the Head (2005)

Antoine Fuqua
Training Day (2001)

Sidney J Furie
The Ipcress File (1965)

Vincent Gallo
Buffalo ’66 (1998)*
The Brown Bunny (2003)
Promises Written In Water (2010)

Erik Gandini
Videocracy (2009)

Matteo Garrone
Gomorrah (2008)
Reality (2012)

Tony Gatlif
Transylvania (2007)

Costa-Gavras
Z (1969)

Nikolaus Geyrhalter
Our Daily Bread (2005)

Clyde Geronimi
Cinderella (1950)
Alice in Wonderland (1951)
One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)

Ricky Gervais & Stephen Merchant
Cemetery Junction (2010)

Alex Gibney
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)
Taxi to the Dark Side (2007)
Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr Hunter S. Thompson (2008)

Mel Gibson
Braveheart (1995)
The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Apocalypto (2006)

Brian Gilbert
Vice Versa (1988)

Lewis Gilbert
Educating Rita (1983)
Shirley Valentine (1989)

Terry Gilliam
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Time Bandits (1981)
Brazil (1985)
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
Twelve Monkeys (1995)
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)

Tony Gilroy
Michael Clayton (2007)

Max Giwa
Streetdance 3D (2010)

Michael Glawogger
Whore’s Glory (2011)

Jonathan Glazer
Sexy Beast (2000)

John Glen
The Living Daylights (1987)
Licence to Kill (1989)

Will Gluck
Easy A (2010)

Jean-Luc Godard
Breathless (1960)
A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
Vivre Sa Vie (1962)
Contempt (1963)*
Band of Outsiders (1964)
Alphaville (1965)
Pierrot le fou (1965)
Masculine-Feminine (1966)
2 or 3 Things I Know About Her (1967)
La Chinoise (1967)
Weekend (1967)
Sympathy for the Devil (1968)
Slow Motion (1980)
Passion (1982)
First Name: Carmen (1983)
Helas Pour Moi (1993)
Histoire(s) Du Cinema (1997/1998)
Elogie de l’Amour (2001)
Film Socialisme (2010)

Katalin Gödrös
Songs of Love and Hate (2010)

Bobcat Goldthwait
Shakes the Clown (1991)
Sleeping Dogs Lie (2006)
World’s Greatest Dad (2009)
God Bless America (2011)

Tony Goldwyn
Conviction (2010)

Miguel Gomes
The Face You Deserve (2004)
Our Beloved Month of August (2008)*
Tabu (2012)*

Alain Gomis
Today (2012)

Michel Gondry
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)
Dave Chappelle’s Block Party (2005)
The Science of Sleep (2006)
Be Kind Rewind (2008)*
Tokyo! (2008)
The Thorn In My Heart (2008)
The Green Hornet (2011)

Alejandro González Iñárritu
Amores perros (2000)
21 Grams (2003)
Babel (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Biutiful (2010)

Stuart Gordon
Re-Animator (1985)

Debra Granik
Winter’s Bone (2010)

James Gray
We Own the Night (2007)
Two Lovers (2008)

David Gordon Green
George Washington (2000)
All the Real Girls (2003)

Eugène Green
Toutes les Nuits (2001)
Le Monde Vivant (2003)
Le Pont des Arts (2004)*
Les Signes (2006)
The Portuguese Nun (2009)

Peter Greenaway
The Draughtsman’s Contract (1982)
Drowning by Numbers (1988)
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

Paul Greengrass
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
United 93 (2006)
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

D.W. Griffith
Intolerance (1916)
Broken Blossoms (1919)

José Luis Guerín
Innisfree (1990)
Tren de Sombras (1997)
In the City of Sylvia (2007)*
Photos From the City of Sylvia (2007)
Guest (2010)

Christopher Guest
Waiting for Guffman (1996)
Best in Show (2000)
For Your Consideration (2006)

Val Guest
Casino Royale (1967)

Tomás Gutiérrez Alea
Memories of Underdevelopment (1968)

Patricio Guzmán
The Battle For Chile (1975)
Nostalgia For the Light (2011)

Paul Haggis
In the Valley of Elah (2007)

Lasse Hallström
Chocolat (2000)

Bent Hamer
Kitchen Stories (2003)
Factotum (2005)
O’Horten (2007)

Robert Hamer
It Always Rains on Sunday (1947)
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)

Guy Hamilton
Goldfinger (1964)
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)

David Hand
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Bambi (1942)

Michael Haneke
Benny’s Video (1992)
71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994)
Funny Games (1997)
The Castle (1997)
Code Unknown (2000)*
The Piano Teacher (2001)
Time of the Wolf (2003)
Caché (Hidden) (2005)
Funny Games (2007)
The White Ribbon (2009)
Love (2012)

Mia Hansen-Løve
Tout Est Pardone (2007)
The Father of My Children (2009)*
Goodbye First Love (2011)

Curtis Hanson
The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
The River Wild (1994)
L.A. Confidential (1997)
Wonder Boys (2000)
8 Mile (2002)

Kazuo Hara
Goodbye CP (1972)
Extreme Private Eros: Love Song 1974 (1974)

Tsui Hark
Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame (2010)

Renny Harlin
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Cliffhanger (1993)

Mary Harron
I Shot Andy Warhol (1996)
American Psycho (2000)
The Notorious Bettie Page (2005)

Hal Hartley
The Unbelievable Truth (1989)
Trust (1990)
Simple Men (1992)
Amateur (1994)
Flirt (1995)
The Book of Life (1998)

Henry Hathaway
Prince Valiant (1954)

Jessica Hausner
Lovely Rita (2001)
Hotel (2004)
Lourdes (2009)

Howard Hawks
Fig Leaves (1926)
The Cradle Snatchers (1927)
A Girl In Every Port (1928)
Trent’s Last Case (1929)
Scarface (1932)
The Crowd Roars (1932)
Tiger Shark (1932)
Twentieth Century (1934)
Barbary Coast (1935)
Bringing Up Baby (1938)
Only Angels Have Wings (1939)*
His Girl Friday (1940)
To Have and Have Not (1944)
The Big Sleep (1946)
I Was a Male War Bride (1949)
Monkey Business (1952)
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
El Dorado (1966)

Todd Haynes
Velvet Goldmine (1998)
Far From Heaven (2002)
I’m Not There (2007)

Michel Hazanavicius
The Artist (2011)

Amy Heckerling
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Look Who’s Talking (1989)
Look Who’s Talking Too (1990)
Clueless (1995)

Monte Hellman
The Shooting (1967)
Two Lane Blacktop (1971)
Cockfighter (1974)

Daniel Hendler
Norberto’s Deadline (2010)

Frank Henenlotter
Basket Case (1982)

Jim Henson
The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
The Dark Crystal (1982)
Labyrinth (1986)

Marcel L’Herbier
L’Argent (1928)

Mark Herman
Brassed Off (1996)

Werner Herzog
Aguirre: The Wrath of God (1972)
The Enigma of Kaspur Hauser (1974)
Heart of Glass (1976)
Stroszek (1977)*
Fitzcarraldo (1982)
My Best Fiend (1999)
Grizzly Man (2005)
The Wild Blue Yonder (2005)
Rescue Dawn (2006)
Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
The Bad Lieutenant — Port of Call: New Orleans (2009)
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)
The Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)
Into The Abyss: A Story of Life, a Story of Death (2011)

Jared Hess
Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Gentleman Broncos (2009)

Colin Higgins
Nine To Five (1980)

Walter Hill
The Warriors (1979)
Red Heat (1988)

Arthur Hiller
See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)

Alfred Hitchcock
The Lodger (1927)
The Ring (1927)
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)
The 39 Steps (1935)
Sabotage (1936)
The Lady Vanishes (1938)
Jamaica Inn (1939)
Rebecca (1940)
Mr & Mrs Smith (1941)
Saboteur (1942)
Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
Lifeboat (1944)
Notorious (1946)
Rope (1948)
Strangers on a Train (1951)*
I Confess (1953)
Rear Window (1954)
Dial M for Murder (1954)
To Catch a Thief (1955)
The Trouble With Harry (1955)
The Wrong Man (1956)
The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)
Vertigo (1958)
North by Northwest (1959)
Psycho (1960)
The Birds (1963)
Marnie (1964)
Frenzy (1972)

Mike Hodges
Get Carter (1971)
Flash Gordon (1980)
Croupier (1998)

P.J. Hogan
Muriel’s Wedding (1994)

Joanna Hogg
Archipelago (2010)

Hong Sang-Soo
The Day the Pig Fell In the Well (1996)
Woman Is The Future Of Man (2004)
Tale of Cinema (2005)
Woman on the Beach (2006)
HaHaHa (2010)
Oki’s Movie (2010)
The Day He Arrives (2011)

Christophe Honoré
Dans Paris (2006)
Chanson d’Amour (2007)
La Belle Personne (2008)
Homme au Bain (2010)

Tobe Hooper
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Life Force (1985)
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre 2 (1986)

Tom Hooper
The Damned United (2008)
The King’s Speech (2010)

Ben Hopkins
The Market (2008)

Dennis Hopper
Easy Rider (1969)
The Last Movie (1971)*

Hou Hsiao-hsien
The Time To Live and The Time To Die (1986)
A City of Sadness (1989)
The Puppetmaster (1993)
Flowers of Shanghai (1998)
Millennium Mambo (2001)
Café Lumière (2003)
Three Times (2005)
Flight of the Red Balloon (2007)*

Ron Howard
Splash (1984)
Cocoon (1985)
Willow (1988)
Backdraft (1991)
Apollo 13 (1995)
Frost/Nixon (2008)

Hsiao Ya-Chuan
Taipei Exchanges (2010)

John Hughes
The Breakfast Club (1985)
Weird Science (1985)
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)
Planes, Trains & Automobiles (1987)
Uncle Buck (1989)

John Huston
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
The African Queen (1951)
The Man Who Would Be King (1975)

Willard Huyck
Best Defense (1984)
Howard the Duck (1986)

Peter Hyams
Time Cop (1995)
End of Days (1999)

Nicholas Hytner
The Madness of King George (1994)

Kon Ichikawa
Kokoro (1955)
An Actor’s Revenge (1963)*
Alone Across the Pacific (1963)

Shohei Imamura
Pigs & Battleships (1962)
The Insect Woman (1963)
Intentions of Murder (1964)*
A Man Vanishes (1947)
The Profound Desire of the Gods (1968)
Vengeance Is Mine (1979)
The Ballad of Narayama (1983)
Black Rain (1988)
The Eel (1997)

Álex de la Iglesia
The Oxford Murders (2008)
A Sad Trumpet Ballad (2010)

Im Kwon-taek
Mandara (1981)

Im Sang-soo
The Taste of Money (2012)

Otar Iosseliani
Gardens in Autumn (2006)
Chantrapas (2010)

Yûya Ishii
Sawako Decides (2010)

Marc Issacs
All White In Barking (2007)
Marc Issacs (2009)

Shunji Iwai
All About Lily Chou-Chou (2001)

Mick Jackson
L.A. Story (1991)

Peter Jackson
Bad Taste (1987)
Braindead (1992)*
Heavenly Creatures (1994)
The Frighteners (1996)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
King Kong (2005)
The Lovely Bones (2009)

Wilfred Jackson
Cinderella (1950)
Alice in Wonderland (1951)

Benoît Jacquot
The Untouchable (2006)
Villa Amalia (2009)
Deep in the Woods (2010)

Miklós Jancsó
The Round-Up (1965)
Red Psalm (1972)

Agnès Jaoui
The Taste of Others (2000)
Look at Me (2004)
Let’s Talk About the Rain (2008)

Derek Jarman
Caravaggio (1986)
Wittgenstein (1993)
Blue (1993)
Glitterbug (1994)

Jim Jarmusch
Stranger Than Paradise (1984)
Down by Law (1986)*
Mystery Train (1989)
Night on Earth (1991)
Dead Man (1995)
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)
Coffee and Cigarettes (2003)
Broken Flowers (2005)
The Limits of Control (2009)

Christine Jeffs
Sunshine Cleaning (2008)

Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Delicatessen (1991)
The City of Lost Children (1995)
Alien Resurrection (1997)
Amélie (2001)
A Very Long Engagement (2004)
Micmacs (2009)

Norman Jewison
Rollerball (1975)

Jia Zhang-ke
Xiao Wu (1997)*
Platform (2000)
Unknown Pleasures (2002)
The World (2004)
Still Life (2006)
Useless (2007)
24 City (2008)
I Wish I Knew (2010)

Phil Joanou
U2: Rattle and Hum (1988)

Mark Steven Johnson
Ghost Rider (2007)
When In Rome (2010)

Rian Johnson
Brick (2005)

Tim Johnson
Antz (1998)

Joe Johnston
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989)
The Rocketeer (1991)
Jurassic Park III (2001)

Terry Jones
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Life of Brian (1979)
Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life (1983)
Erik the Viking (1989)

Spike Jonze
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Adaptation. (2002)
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)

Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman
Catfish (2009)

Neil Jordan
The Crying Game (1992)

Mike Judge
Extract (2009)

Isaac Julien
Derek (2008)
Better Life (2010)
The Leopard (2010)

Miranda July
Me and You and Everyone We Know (2011)
The Future (2011)

Shekhar Kapur
Bandit Queen (1994)

Phil Karson
Scandal Sheet (1952)

Mathieu Kassovitz
Hate (1995)

Aaron Katz
Dance Party, USA (2006)
Quiet City (2007)
Cold Weather (2010)

Philip Kaufman
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
The Right Stuff (1983)

Aki Kaurismäki
Ariel (1988)
Leningrad Cowboys Go America (1989)
The Match Factory Girl (1990)
Take Care of Your Scaft, Tatiana (1994)
Leningrad Cowboys Meet Moses (1994)
Drifting Clouds (1996)*
Juha (1999)
The Man Without a Past (2002)
Lights in the Dusk (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Le Havre (2011)

Naomi Kawase
Genpin (2011)

Tony Kaye
American History X (1998)
Lake of Fire (2006)

Elia Kazan
A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

Buster Keaton
Our Hospitality (1923)
Sherlock, Jr. (1924)
The Navigator (1924)
The General (1927)
Steamboat Bill Jr (1928)

Abdellatif Kechiche
The Secret of the Grain (2007)
Black Venus (2010)

Patrick Keiller
London (1994)
Robinson in Space (1997)
Robinson in Ruins (2010)

Gene Kelly
On the Town (1949)
Singin’ in the Rain (1952)

Richard Kelly
Donnie Darko (2001)
Southland Tales (2006)
The Box (2009)

Steve Kelly
City Rats (2009)
The Shouting Men (2010)

Lodge Kerrigan
Keane (2004)

Irvin Kershner
The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Never Say Never Again (1983)
RoboCop 2 (1990)

Gustave de Kervern, Benoît Delépine
Louise-Michel (2008)
Mammuth (2010)
Le Grand Soir (2012)

Ilya Khrzhanovsky
4(2005)

Abbas Kiarostami
Bread and Alley (1970)
Breaktime (1972)
The Traveller (1974)
Two Solutions For One Problem (1975)
The Chorus (1982)
Where Is the Friend’s House? (1987)*
And Life Goes On…(1991)
Close-Up (1991)
Through the Olive Trees (1994)
Taste of Cherry (1997)
The Wind Will Carry Us (1999)
A.B.C Africa (2001)
10 (2002)
Five: 5 Long Takes Dedicated to Yasujiro Ozu (2003)
10 on Ten (2004)
Roads of Kiarostami (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Shirin (2008)
Certified Copy (2010)
Like Someone In Love (2012)

Dylan Kidd
Roger Dodger (2002)

Kim Ji-woon
A Tale of Two Sisters (2003)

Kim Ki-duk
Bad Guy (2001)
Arirang (2011)

So Yong Kim
Treeless Mountain (2008)
For Ellen (2008)

Krzysztof Kieslowski
Hospital (1977
Decalogue One (1988)
A Short Film About Killing (1998)
The Double Life of Veronique (1991)
Three Colours Blue (1993)
Three Colours White (1994)
Three Colours Red (1994)

Michael Patrick King
Sex and the City (2008)
Sex and the City 2 (2010)

Takeshi Kitano
Violent Cop (1989)
Boiling Point (1990)
Sonatine (1993)
Kids Return (1996)
Hana-Bi (1997)*
Kikujiro (1999)
Brother (2000)
Dolls (2002)
Zatoichi (2003)
Takeshis’ (2005)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Glory to the Filmmaker! (2007)
Achilles and the Tortoise (2008)
Outrage (2010)

William Klein
The Little RIchard Story (1980)

Randal Kleiser
Grease (1978)

Elem Klimov
Come and See (1985)*

David Koepp
Ghost Town (2008)

Satoshi Kon
Perfect Blue (1998)
Paprika (2006)

Andrei Konchalovsky
Tango & Cash (1989)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

Hirokazu Kore-eda
Maborosi (1995)
After Life (1998)*
Nobody Knows (2004)
Still Walking (2008)
I Wish (2011)

Harmony Korine
Gummo (1997)*
Julien donkey-boy (1999)
Trash Humpers (2009)

Baltasar Kormákur
101 Reykjavík (2000)
Jar City (2006)

Joseph Kosinski
Tron: Legacy (2010)

Ted Kotcheff
First Blood (1982)
Weekend at Bernie’s (1989)

Andrew Kötting
Gallivant (1997)*
This Filthy Earth (2001)
Ivul (2009)

Jan Kounen
Dobermann (1997)
Coco and Igor (2008)

Stanley Kubrick
The Killing (1956)
Dr. Strangelove, or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Barry Lyndon (1975)
The Shining (1980)
Full Metal Jacket (1987)

Justin Kurzel
Snowtown (2011)

Akira Kurosawa
Sanshiro Sugata (1943)
The Most Beautiful (1944)
The Men Who Tread on the Tiger’s Tail (1945)
No Regrets For Our Youth (1946)
One Wonderful Sunday (1947)
Drunken Angel (1948)
The Silent Duel (1949)
Stray Dog (1949)
Scandal (1950)
Rashomon (1950)
Ikiru (1952)
Seven Samurai (1954)
I Live in Fear (1955)
Throne of Blood (1957)
The Lower Depths (1957)
The Hidden Fortress (1958)
The Bad Sleep Well (1960)
Yojimbo (1961)
Sanjuro (1962)
High and Low (1963)*
Red Beard (1965)
Dodes’Ka-Den (1970)*
Dersu Uzala (1975)
Kagemusha (1980)
Ran (1985)*
Akira Kurosawa’s Dreams (1990)
Madadayo (1993)

Kiyoshi Kurosawa
Tokyo Sonata (2008)

Emir Kusturica
Underground (1995)*

Ken Kwapis
Vibes (1988)

Bruce Labruce
LA Zombie (2010)

Neil LaBute
In the Company of Men (1997)
Nurse Betty (2000)

Gregory La Cava
Stage Door (1937)*

Harry Lachman
It Happened In Hollywood (1937)

Richard LaGravenese
Paris je t’aime (2006)
Freedom Writers (2007)

Lew Landers
Power of the Press (1943)

John Landis
The Blues Brothers (1980)
An American Werewolf in London (1981)
Trading Places (1983)
Spies Like Us (1985)
¡Three Amigos! (1986)
Coming to America (1988)
Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)

Fritz Lang
Metropolis (1927)
Frau Im Mond (1929)
M (1931)
You Only Live Once (1937)
Scarlet Street (1945)
Rancho Notorious (1952)
The Blue Gardenia (1953)
The Big Heat (1953)
While the City Sleeps (1956)

Borys Lankosz
The Reverse (2009)

Yorgos Lanthimos
Dogtooth (2009)
Alps (2011)

Claude Lanzmann
Shoah (1985)

Nadav Lapid
Policeman (2011)

Pablo Larraín
Tony Manero (2008)
Post Mortem (2010)

John Lasseter
Toy Story (1995)
A Bug’s Life (1998)

Charles Laughton
Night of the Hunter (1955)

Emmanuel Laurent
Two in the Wave (2010)

Francis Lawrence
I Am Legend (2007)

Ray Lawrence
Lantana (2001)
Jindabyne (2006)

David Lean
Brief Encounter (1945)
Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)

D Ross Lederman
Adventure In Sahara (1938)

Ang Lee
The Ice Storm (1997)
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Spike Lee
Do the Right Thing (1989)
Clockers (1995)
Bamboozled (2000)
When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts (2006)

Julia Leigh
Sleeping Beauty (2011)

Mike Leigh
Bleak Moments (1971)
Nuts In May (1976)
High Hopes (1988)
Naked (1993)
Secrets & Lies (1996)
Topsy-Turvy (1999)
Vera Drake (2004)
Happy-Go-Lucky (2008)
Another Year (2010)

David Leland
Wish You Were Here (1987)

Sergio Leone
Fistful of Dollars (1964)
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (1966)
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)

Mervyn LeRoy
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)

Mark L. Lester
Commando (1985)

Richard Lester
A Hard Day’s Night (1964)
Superman II (1980)

Louis Leterrier
The Transporter 2 (2005)
The Hulk (2008)
Clash of the Titans (2010)

Barry Levinson
Rain Man (1988)
Sleepers (1996)
What Just Happened? (2008)

Jerry Lewis
The Bellboy (1960)

Yi Lang
Blind Mountain (2007)

Doug Liman
Swingers (1996)
Go (1999)
The Bourne Identity (2002)
Fair Game (2010)

Richard Linklater
Slacker (1991)
Dazed and Confused (1993)
Before Sunrise (1995)
Waking Life (2001)
The School of Rock (2003)
Before Sunset (2004)
Fast Food Nation (2006)

Anatole Litvak
The Deep Blue Sea (1955)

Jim Loach
Oranges and Sunshine (2011)

Ken Loach
Kes (1969)
My Name Is Joe (1998)
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
It’s a Free World… (2007)
Looking for Eric (2009)
Route Irish (2010)

Sharon Lockhart
Double Tide (2010)

Barbara Loden
Wanda (1970)*

Kenneth Lonergan
You Can Count On Me (2000)
Margaret (2011)

Kim Longinotto
Shinjuku Boys (1995)
Divorce Iranian Style (1998)
Gaea Girls (2000)
Runaway (2001)
Sisters in Law (2005)
Hold Me Tight, Let Me Go (2007)
Rough Aunties (2009)*
Pink Saris (2010)

Joseph Losey
The Criminal (1960)
The Servant (1963)

Julia Loktev
The Loneliest Planet (2011)

Sergei Loznitsa
My Joy (2009)
In the Fog (2012)

Ernst Lubitsch
I Don’t Want To Be a Man (1918)
The Oyster Princess (1919)
Die Puppe (1919)
Sumurun (1920)
Anna Boleyn (1920)
The Wildcat (1921)
The Student Prince of Old Heidelberg (1923)
Monte Carlo (1930)
The Smiling Lieutenant (1931)
Trouble in Paradise (1932)
Design for Living (1933)
The Merry Widdow (1934)
Angel (1937)
Ninotchka (1939)
The Shop Around the Corner (1940)*
To Be or Not to Be (1942)
Heaven Can Wait (1943)
Cluny Brown (1946)

George Lucas
THX 1138 (1971)
Star Wars (1977)
Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace (1999)

Robert Luketic
The Ugly Truth (2009)

Baz Luhrmann
Strictly Ballroom (1992)
William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet (1996)
Moulin Rouge (2001)

Sidney Lumet
The Outrage (1972)
Serpico (1973)
Network (1976)
Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead (2007)

Hamilton Luske
Pinocchio (1940)
Cinderella (1950)
Alice in Wonderland (1951)
One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)

David Lynch
Eraserhead (1977)
The Elephant Man (1980)
Dune (1984)
Blue Velvet (1986)
Wild at Heart (1990)
Lost Highway (1997)
The Straight Story (1999)
Mulholland Dr. (2001)
Inland Empire (2006)

Liam Lynch
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006)

Adrian Lyne
Fatal Attraction (1987)

Jonathan Lynn
Nuns on the Run (1990)

Kevin Macdonald
One Day in September (1999)
The Last King of Scotland (2006)
State of Play (2009)
The Eagle (2011)
Marley (2012)

Alexander Mackendrick
Whisky Galore! (1947)
The Man in the White Suit (1951)
Sweet Smell of Success (1957)

Guy Maddin
Careful (1992)
The Saddest Music in the World (2003)
My Winnipeg (2007)

Hana Makhmalbaf
Buddha Collapsed Out of Shame (2007)

Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Gabbeh (1996)

Samira Makhmalbaf
The Apple (1998)
Blackboards (2000)

Terrence Malick
Badlands (1973)
Days of Heaven (1978)
The Thin Red Line (1998)
The New World (2005)
The Tree of Life (2011)*

Louis Malle
Elevator to the Gallows (1958)
Zazie dans le métro (1960)
My Dinner With Andre (1981)

Djibril Diop Mambéty
Touki-Bouki (1973)

David Mamet
Homicide (1991)
Glengarry Glenn Ross (1992)

Rouben Mamoulian
Applause (1929)
City Streets (1931)
Love Me Tonight (1932)
The Song of Songs (1932)
Queen Christina (1933)
We Live Again (1934)
Becky Sharp (1935)
Golden Boy (1939)
The Mark of Zorro (1940)*
Silk Stockings (1957)

Robert Mandel
F/X (1986)

Miles Mander
The First Born (1928)

James Mangold
Walk the Line (2005)

Anthony Mann
Winchester ’73 (1950)
Bend of the River (1952)
The Naked Spur (1953)
The Man From Laramie (1955)
Man of the West (1959)

Michael Mann
Heat (1995)
The Insider (1999)
Ali (2001)
Collateral (2004)
Miami Vice (2006)

Pia Marais
The Unpolished (2007)
At Ellen’s Age (2010)

Benoît Mariage
The Carriers Are Waiting (1999)*
Cow-Boy (2007)

Chris Marker
La Jetee (1962)

Karl Markovics
Breathing (2011)

Richard Marquand
Return of the Jedi (1983)

James Marsh
Man On Wire (2009)
Project Nim (2011)
Shadow Dancer (2012)

Frank Marshall
Arachnophobia (1990)

Garry Marshall
Overboard (1987)
Pretty Woman (1990)

Neil Marshall
The Descent (2005)
Doomsday (2008)
Centurion (2010)

Penny Marshall
Big (1988)

Lucrecia Martel
The Swamp (2001)
The Holy Girl (2004)
The Headless Woman (2008)*

Mario Martone
Noi Credevamo (2010)

David Maysles & Albert Maysles & Charlotte Zwerin
Gimme Shelter (1970)
Grey Gardens (1975)

Paul Mazursky
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969)

Jim McBride
David Holzman’s Diary (1968)

Leo McCarey
Duck Soup (1933)
Ruggles of Red Gap (1935)
Make Way for Tomorrow (1937)*
The Awful Truth (1937)
An Affair To Remember (1957)

Tom McCarthy
The Station Agent (2003)

Bruce McDonald
The Tracey Fragments (2007)

Ross McElwee
Sherman’s March (1986)
Time Indefinite (1993)*
Six O’ Clock News (1996)
Bright Leaves (2003)
Photographic Memory (2011)

McG
Charlie’s Angels (2000)
Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
Teminator; Salvation (2009)

Scott McGehee & David Siegel
The Deep End (2001)

Douglas McGrath
Infamous (2006)

Norman Z. McLeod
Monkey Business (1931)
Horse Feathers (1932)

John McNaughton
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
Wild Things (1998)

Steve McQueen
Hunger (2008)
Shame (2011)

John McTiernan
Predator (1987)
Die Hard (1988)
The Hunt for Red October (1990)
Last Action Hero (1993)
Die Hard With a Vengeance (1995)

Shane Meadows
TwentyFourSeven (1997)
A Room For Romeo Brass (1999)*
Once Upon a Time in the Midlands (2002)
Dead Man’s Shoes (2004)
This Is England (2006)
Somers Town (2008)
Le Donk & Scor-Zay-Zee (2009)

Julio Medem
The Red Squirrel (1993)
The Lovers of the Arctic Circle (1998)
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Basque Ball (2003)
Chaotic Ana (2007)

Ursula Meier
Home (2008)
Sister (2012)

Fernando Meirelles
City of God (2002)
The Constant Gardener (2005)
Blindness (2008)
360 (2011)

Jonas Mekas
Sleepless Nights Stories (2011)

Jean-Pierre Melville
Le cercle rouge (1970)
Army of Shadows (1969)*
Le Samouraï (1967)
Le Doulos (1962)
Bob le Flambeur (1956)
Le Silence de la Mer (1949)

Sam Mendes
American Beauty (1999)
Road to Perdition (2002)
Jarhead (2005)
Away We Go (2009)

Brillante Mendoza
Slingshot (2007)
Kinatay (2009)
Captive (2012)

Jirí Menzel
Closely Observed Trains (1966)

Janus Metz
Armadillo (2010)

Nicholas Meyer
Volunteers (1985)
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)

Russ Meyer
Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
Vixen! (1968)

Takashi Miike
Audition (1999)
The City of Lost Souls (2000)
Ichi the Killer (2001)
13 Assassins (2010)

Bennett Miller
Capote (2005)

Claude Miller
The Class Trip (1998)

George Miller
Mad Max (1979)
Mad Max 2 (1981)
The Witches of Eastwick (1987)

Rob Minkoff
The Lion King (1994)

Vincente Minnelli
Meet Me In St Louis (1944)
The Pirate (1948)
An American in Paris (1951)
The Bad and the Beautiful (1952)
The Band Wagon (1953)
Some Came Running (1958)*

John Cameron Mitchell
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
Shortbus (2006)

Hayao Miyazaki
Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
Laputa: Castle in the Sky (1986)
My Neighbour Totoro (1988)*
Kiki’s Delivery Service (1989)
Porco Rosso (1992)
Princess Mononoke (1997)
Spirited Away (2001)
Howl’s Moving Castle (2004)
Ponyo (2008)

Kenji Mizoguchi
The Water Magician (1933)
Sisters of Gion (1936)
Osaka Elegy (1936)
The Story of the Late Chrysanthemums (1939)*
Oyu-Sama (1951)
The Life of Oharu (1952)
Ugetsu Monagatari (1953)
Sansho dayu (1954)
Usawa No Onna (1954)
Chikamatsu Monagatari (1954)
Princess Yang Kwei Fei (1955)
New Tales of the Taira Clan (1955)
Street of Shame (1956)

Julie Moggan
Guilty Pleasures (2010)

Dominik Moll
Harry, He’s Here To Help (2000)
Lemming (2005)

Andô Momoko
Kakera: A Piece of Our Life (2009)

Lukas Moodysson
Show Me Love (1998)
Together (2000)*
Lilya 4-ever (2002)
A hole in my heart (2004)
Container (2006)

Michael Moore
Roger & Me (1989)*
Bowling for Columbine (2002)
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
Sicko (2007)
Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)

Pierre Morel
District 13 (2004)
From Paris With Love (2010)

Nanni Moretti
Bianca (1985)
Palombella Rossa (1989)
Dear Diary (1994)*
Aprile (1998)
The Son’s Room (2001)
The Caiman (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Habemus Papem (2011)

Chris Morris
Four Lions (2010)

Errol Morris
The Thin Blue Line (1988)
Tabloid (2010)

Jonathan Mostow
Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) 61

Greg Mottola
Superbad (2007)
Adventureland (2009)

Allan Moyle
Weirdsville (2007)

Peter Mullan
Neds (2010)

Cristian Mungiu
4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)
Beyond the Hills (2012)

Kira Muratova
Brief Encounters (1967)

F.W. Murnau
The Haunted Castle (1921)
Nosferatu (1922)
Sunrise (1927)
City Girl (1930)
Tabu: Song from the Southern Seas (1931)

John Musker & Ron Clements
The Great Mouse Detective (1986)
The Little Mermaid (1989)
Aladdin (1992)

Hideo Nakata
Ringu (1998)
Dark Water (2002)

Mikio Naruse
Flunky, Work Hard (1931)
No Blood Relation (1932)
Wife! Be Like a Rose! (1935)
Lightning (1952)
Late Chrysanthemums (1954)
Floating Clouds (1955)
When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (1960)
Yearning (1964)*

Yousry Nasrallah
Scheherazade Tell Me a Story (2008)
After the Battle (2012) 

Ronald Neame
The Horse’s Mouth (1958)

Jan Nemec
Diamonds of the Night (1964)

Mike Newell
Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994)
Donnie Brasco (1997)
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)

Fred C. Newmeyer & Sam Taylor
Safety First! (1923)
The Freshman (1925)

Jeff Nichols
Shotgun Stories (2008)
Take Shelter (2011)
Mud (2012)

Mike Nichols
Silkwood (1983)
The Birdcage (1996)
Charlie Wilson’s War (2007)

Leonard Nimoy
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
3 Men and a Baby (1987)

Gaspar Noé
I Stand Alone (1998)
Irreversible (2002)
Enter the Void (2009)

Christopher Nolan
Memento (2000)
Insomnia (2002)
Batman Begins (2005)
The Prestige (2006)
The Dark Knight (2008)
Inception (2010)

George Nolfi
The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

Bill L. Norton
Cisco Pike (1972)

Oleg Novkovic
White White World (2010)

Phillip Noyce
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Salt (2010)

Nobuhiko Obayashi
House (1977)*

Damien O’Donnell
East Is East (1999)

Laurence Olivier
The Prince and the Showgirl (1957)

Ermanno Olmi
Il Posto (1961)

Greg Olliver, Wes Orshoski
Lemmy (2010)

Max Ophüls
Letter From an Unknown Woman (1948)
Le Plaisir (1952)
The Earrings of Madame de… (1953)
Lola Montès (1955)*

Niels Arden Oplev
The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2009)

Mamoru Oshii
Ghost in the Shell (2005)
Amazing Lives of the Fast Food Grifters (2006)
The Sky Crawlers (2008)

Nagisa Oshima
Pleasures of the Flesh (1965)
Diary of a Shinjuku Thief (1968)
Death by Hanging (1968)
Boy (1969)*
In the Realm of the Senses (1976)
Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence (1983)
Max, Mon Amour (1985)
Gohatto (1999)

Katsuhiro Otomo
Akira (1988)
Steamboy (2004)

Veiko Õunpuu
The Temptation of St Tony (2010)

Frank Oz
The Dark Crystal (1982)
The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
Little Shop of Horrors (1986)
What About Bob? (1991)
Bowfinger (1999)

François Ozon
Sitcom (1998)
Water Drops on Burning Rocks (2000)
8 Women (2002)
Swimming Pool (2003)
Angel (2007)
La Refuge (2009)
Potiche (2010)

Yasujiro Ozu
Days of Youth (1929)
I Graduated, But… (1929)
A Straightforward Boy (1929)
I Flunked, But… (1930)
Tokyo Chorus (1931)
The Woman and the Beard (1931)
I Was Born, but… (1932)
Where Now Are the Dreams of Youth? (1932)
Passing Fancy (1932)
Woman of Tokyo (1933)
A Mother Should Be Loved (1934)
The Only Son (1936)*
What Did the Lady Forget? (1937)
There Was A Father (1943)
Late Spring (1949)
Early Summer (1951)
The Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice (1952)
Tokyo Story (1953)
Early Spring (1956)
Equinox Flower (1958)
Good Morning (1959)
Floating Weeds (1959)
Late Autumn (1960)
The End of Summer (1961)
An Autumn Afternoon (1962)*

G.W. Pabst
Pandora’s Box (1929)

José Padilha
Elite Squad (2007)

Alan J. Pakula
All the President’s Men (1976)

Jafar Panahi
The White Balloon (1995)
The Mirror (2007)
The Circle (2000)
Crimson Gold (2003)
Offside (2006)

Sergei Paradjanov
Shadows of Our Forgotten Ancestors (1964)
The Colour of Pomegranates (1968)
Ashik Kerib (1988)

Park Chan-wook
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)
Oldboy (2003)
Three…Extremes (2004)
Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005)
I’m A Cyborg, But That’s OK (2007)
Thirst (2009)

Nick Park
The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005)

Alan Parker
Bugsy Malone (1976)
Angel Heart (1987)
The Road to Wellville (1994)

Trey Parker
South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (1999)
Team America: World Police (2004)

Goran Paskaljevic
Beach Guard In Wintertime (1976)
The Dog That Liked Trains (1977)
These Earthly Days Keep Rolling By (1979)
Guardian Angel (1987)
Time of Miracles (1989)
Tango Argentino (1992)
Someone Else’s America (1995)
Cabaret Balkan (1997)
A Midwinter Night’s Dream (2004)
The Optimists (2006)

Pier Paolo Pasolini
Accattone! (1962)
Mamma Roma (1962)
The Gospel According to St Matthew (1964)
Love Meetings (1965)
Medea (1969)
The Decameron (1971)
The Canterbury Tales (1972)
Arabian Nights (1974)
Salo, or The 120 Days of Sodom (1975)

Ivan Passer
Cutter’s Way (1981)

Pawel Pawlikowski
Last Resort (2000)
My Summer of Love (2004)
The Woman in the Fifth (2011)

Alexander Payne
Election (1999)
About Schmidt (2002)
Sideways (2004)
Paris je t’aime (2006)
The Descendants (2011)

Sam Peckinpah
Deadly Companions (1961)
Ride the High Country (1962)
The Wild Bunch (1969)
Straw Dogs (1971)
Junior Bonner (1972)
The Getaway (1972)
Pat Garrett & Billy The Kid (1973)*
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)

Oren Peli
Paranormal Activity (2007)

Mark Pellington
Arlington Road (1999)

Arthur Penn
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Night Moves (1975)*

Sean Penn
The Pledge (2001)
Into the Wild (2007)

D.A. Pennebaker
Dont Look Back (1967)
Monterey Pop (1968)
Town Bloody Hall (1979)*
Kings Of Pastry (2009)

Nicholàs Pereda
Summer of Goliath (2010)

Wolfgang Petersen
In the Line of Fire (1993)
Troy (2004)

Christian Petzold
Yella (2007)
Barbara (2012)

Todd Phillips
Road Trip (2000)
Old School (2003)
The Hangover (2009)

Maurice Pialat
L’Enfance Nue (1968)*
We Will Not Grow Old Together (1972)
The Mouth Agape (1974)
Graduate First (1979)
Loulou (1980)
A Nos Amours (1983)
Under Satan’s Sun (1987)

Steve Pink
Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

Lucian Pintille
Sunday at 6 (1965)
Last Stop Paradise (1998)
The Afternoon of a Torturer (2000)
Niki & Flo (2003)

Barney Platts-Mills
Bronco Bullfrog (1969)
Zohra: A Moroccan Fairytale (2011)

Sidney Poitier
Ghost Dad (1990)

Roman Polanski
Knife in the Water (1962)
Repulsion (1965)
The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967)
Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
Chinatown (1974)
The Tenant (1976)
The Ninth Gate (1999)
The Pianist (2002)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
The Ghost (2010)
Carnage (2011)

Sydney Pollack
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? (1969)
Sketches of Frank Gehry (2005)

Gillo Pontecorvo
The Battle of Algiers (1966)

Corneliu Porumboiu
12:08 East of Bucharest (2006)
Police, Adjective (2009)

Sally Potter
Orlando (1993)

Michael Powell
The Thief of Bagdad (1940)
A Canterbury Tale (1944)*
A Matter of Life and Death (1946)
Black Narcissus (1947)
The Red Shoes (1948)
The Small Back Room (1949)
Peeping Tom (1959)

Otto Preminger
Laura (1944)
Fallen Angel (1945)
Daisy Kenyon (1947)
The Fan (1949)
Whirlpool (1949)
The Man With the Golden Arm (1955)
Bonjour Tristesse (1958)*
Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
Rosebud (1975)

Alex Proyas
The Crow (1994)
I, Robot (2004)
Knowing (2008)

Vsevolod Pudovkin
Mother (1926)

Cristi Puiu
The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2005)

Katell Quillévéré
Love Like Poison (2010)

Sam Raimi
The Evil Dead (1981)*
Evil Dead II (1987)
Darkman (1990)
A Simple Plan (1998)
Spider-Man (2002)
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
Drag Me to Hell (2009)

Harold Ramis
Caddyshack (1980)
Groundhog Day (1993)

Lynne Ramsay
Ratcatcher (1999)*
Morvern Callar (2002)
We Need To Talk About Kevin (2011)

Pen-Ek Ratanaruang
Nymph (2008)

Nicholas Ray
They Live by Night (1948)
In a Lonely Place (1950)
Johnny Guitar (1954)
Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
Bigger Than Life (1956)*

Satyajit Ray
Mahanagar (1963)
Charulata (1964)*
Kapurush (1965)
Mahapurush (1965)
Nayak (1966)
Joi Baba Felunath (1979)

Juan Pablo Rebella & Pablo Stoll
Whiskey (2004)

Carol Reed
Odd Man Out (1947)
The Fallen Idol (1948)
The Third Man (1949)

Peyton Reed
Bring It On (2000)

Matt Reeves
Cloverfield (2008)
Let Me In (2010)

Kelly Reichardt
Old Joy (2006)
Wendy and Lucy (2008)*
Meek’s Cutoff (2010)

Rob Reiner
This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Stand by Me (1986)
The Princess Bride (1987)
A Few Good Men (1992)

António Reis & Margarida Cordeiro
Jaime (1974)
Trás-os-Montes (1976)
Ana (1985)

Karel Reisz
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1960)
Morgan: A Suitable Case for Treatment (1966)

Ivan Reitman
Stripes (1981)
Ghostbusters (1984)
Twins (1988)
Ghostbusters II (1989)
Kindergarten Cop (1990)

Jason Reitman
Thank You for Smoking (2005)
Juno (2007)
Up In The Air (2009)
Young Adult (2011)

Jean Renoir
La Chienne (1931)
La Nuit Du Carrefour (1932)
Boudu Saved from Drowning (1932)
Toni (1935)
Partie de Campagne (1936)
The Crime of Monsieur Lange (1936)
Grand Illusion (1937)
La Bête humaine (1938)
Rules of the Game (1939)
This Is My Land (1943)
The River (1951)*
French Cancan (1954)

Alain Resnais
Hiroshima mon amour (1959)
Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Muriel (1963)
Mon oncle d’Amérique (1980)
Private Fears in Public Places (2006)
Wild Grass (2009)
You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet (2012)

Carlos Reygadas
Japón (2002)
Battle in Heaven (2005)
Silent Light (2007)*
Post Tenebras Lux (2012)

Guy Ritchie
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
Snatch (2000)
Rocknrolla (2007)
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)

Michael Ritchie
Downhill Racer (1969)*
Prime Cut (1972)
Wildcats (1986)
The Golden Child (1986)
The Couch Trip (1988)

Martin Ritt
The Spy Who Came In From the Cold (1965)

Jacques Rivette
Out 1 (1971)
Céline and Julie Go Boating (1974)*
Hurlevent (1985)
La Belle Noiseuse (1991)
Va Savoir (2001)
Don’t Touch the Axe (2007)
Around a Small Mountain (2009)

Jay Roach
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Meet the Parents (2000)

Alice Rohrwacher
Corpo Celeste (2011)

João Pedro Rodrigues
O Fantasma (2000)

Robert Rodriguez
El Mariachi (1992)
Desperado (1995)
The Faculty (1998)
Once Upon A Time In Mexico (2003)
Frank Miller’s Sin City (2005)
Planet Terror (2007)

Nicolas Roeg
Performance (1970)
Walkabout (1971)
Don’t Look Now (1973)
The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
Bad Timing (1980)
Eureka (1983)
Insignificance (1985)
Castaway (1986)
Track 29 (1988)
The Witches (1990)
Puffball (2007)

Eric Rohmer
The Baker of Monceau (1963)
Suzanne’s Career (1963)
La Collectionneuse (1967)
My Night at Maud’s (1969)
Claire’s Knee (1970)
Love in the Afternoon (1972)
Perceval le Gallois (1978)*
The Aviator’s Wife (1981)
Le Beau Mariage (1982)
Pauline at the Beach (1983)
Full Moon in Paris (1984)
The Green Ray (1986)*
4 Adventures of Reinette and Mirabelle (1987)
A Tale of Springtime (1990)
A Tale of Winter (1992)
A Summer’s Tale (1996)
An Autumn Tale (1998)
The Lady and the Duke (2001)
Triple Agent (2004)
The Romance of Astrée and Céladon (2007)

Mark Romanek
Never Let Me Go (2010)

George A. Romero
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
The Crazies (1973)
Martin (1977)
Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Land of the Dead (2005)
George A. Romero’s Diary of the Dead (2007)

Bernard Rose
IVANSXTC (2000)

Roberto Rossellini
Open City (1945)
Stromboli (1950)
Europa ’51 (1952)*
Journey to Italy (1954)

Hannah Rothschild
Mandelson: The Real PM? (2010)

Raoul Ruiz
Time Regained (1999)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
A Closed Book (2010)
Mysteries of Lisbon (2010)

Chuck Russell
The Mask (1994)

David O. Russell
Spanking the Monkey (1994)
Three Kings (1999)
I Heart Huckabees (2004)
The Fighter (2010)

Ken Russell
Women in Love (1969)
The Devils (1971)

Stefan Ruzowitzky
The Counterfeiters (2007)

Mariya Saakyan
The Lighthouse (1996)

Ira Sachs
Forty Shades of Blue (2005)

Kitao Sakurai
Aardvark (2010)

Walter Salles
The Motorcycle Diaries (2004)
Paris je t’aime (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Linha de passe (2008)
On the Road (2012)

Helma Sanders-Brahms
Germany, Pale Mother (1980)

Wisit Sasanatieng
Tears of the Black Tiger (2000)

Carlos Saura
Cria Cuervos (1976)

Claude Sautet
Un coeur en hiver (1992)

John Sayles
Limbo (1999)

Fred Schepisi
Roxanne (1987)
Mr Baseball (1992)

Lone Scherfig
An Education (2009)
One Day (2011)

Alicia Scherson
Play (2005)
Tourists (2007)

John Schlesinger
Billy Liar (1963)
Midnight Cowboy (1969)

Volker Schlöndorff
The Tin Drum (1979)

Hans-Christian Schmid
Requiem (2006)*
Storm (2008)
Home for the Weekend (2012)

Julian Schnabel
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)
Miral (2010)

Aaron Schneider
Get Low (2009)

Paul Schrader
Blue Collar (1978)
Light Sleeper (1992)
Auto Focus (2002)
The Walker (2007)

Barbet Schroeder
The Valley (Obscured by Clouds) 1977
General Idi Amin Dada: Autoportrait (1974)
Terror’s Advocate (2007)

Werner Schroeter
The Death of Maria Malibran (1972)*

Joel Schumacher
St. Elmo’s Fire (1985)
The Lost Boys (1987)
Flatliners (1990)
Batman Forever (1995)
Phone Booth (2002)

Robert Schwentke
Red (2010)

Martin Scorsese
Mean Streets (1973)
Taxi Driver (1976)
New York, New York (1977)*
The Last Waltz (1978)
Raging Bull (1980)
The King of Comedy (1983)
After Hours (1985)
The Color of Money (1986)
Goodfellas (1990)
Cape Fear (1991)
Casino (1995)
Bringing Out the Dead (1999)
Gangs of New York (2002)
The Aviator (2004)
No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005)
The Departed (2006)
Shine a Light (2008)
Shutter Island (2010)
Hugo (2011)

Campbell Scott
Big Night (1996)*

Ridley Scott
Alien (1979)
Blade Runner (1982)
Thelma & Louise (1991)
Gladiator (2000)
Hannibal (2001)
Black Hawk Down (2001)
A Good Year (2006)
American Gangster (2007)
Robin Hood (2010)

Tony Scott
Top Gun (1986)
Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
Days of Thunder (1990)
True Romance (1993)
Man on Fire (2004)
Deja Vu (2006)
Unstoppable (2010)

Susan Seidelman
Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)

Ulrich Seidl
Import Export (2007)
Paradise: Love (2012)

Henry Selick
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Coraline (2009)

Dominic Sena
Swordfish (2001)

Joann Sfar
Serge Gainsborough (Vie Heroique) (2010)

Tom Shadyac
Ace Ventura, Pet Detective (1994)
The Nutty Professor (1996)
Liar Liar (1997)

John Patrick Shanley
Doubt (2008)

Ben Sharpsteen
Pinocchio (1940)
Fantasia (1940)
Dumbo (1941)

Lynn Shelton
Humpday (2009)

Ron Shelton
White Men Can’t Jump (1992)
Play It to the Bone (1999)

Jim Sheridan
Brothers (2009)

Gary Sherman
Death Line (1972)

Hiroshi Shimizu
Japanese Girls At The Harbour (1933)

Kaneto Shindo
Lucky Dragon No. 5 (1959)

M. Night Shyamalan
The Happening (2008)

Charles Shyer
Father of the Bride (1991)

George Sidney
Pal Joey (1957)

Don Siegel
Coogan’s Bluff (1968)
Dirty Harry (1971)
Escape From Alcatraz (1979)

Elliot Silverstein
Cat Ballou (1965)

Bryan Singer
The Usual Suspects (1995)
X-Men (2000)

John Singleton
Boyz n the Hood (1991)

Gary Sinise
Of Mice and Men (1992)

Sono Sion
Love Exposure (2008)

Douglas Sirk
All That Heaven Allows (1955)
Written on the Wind (1956)
Imitation of Life (1959)*

Abderrahmane Sissako
Bamako (2006)

Victor Sjöström
A Man There Was (1917)
He Who Gets Slapped (1924)
The Wind (1928)

Jerzy Skolimowski
Identification Marks: None (1964)
Barrier (1966)
Deep End (1970)*
The Shout (1978)
Moonlighting (1980)
Four Nights With Anna (2008)
Essential Killing (2010)

Natalia Smirnoff
Puzzle (2010)

Chris Smith
American Movie: The Making of Northwestern (1999)

Kevin Smith
Clerks (1994)
Mallrats (1995)
Chasing Amy (1997)
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)

Zack Snyder
300 (2006)
Watchmen (2009)
Sucker Punch (2011)

Steven Soderbergh
Schizopolis (1996)
Out of Sight (1998)
The Limey (1999)
Traffic (2000)
Ocean’s Eleven (2001)
Solaris (2002)
Ocean’s Twelve (2004)
The Good German (2006)
Ocean’s Thirteen (2007)
Che (2008)
The Informant! (2009)
The Girlfriend Experience (2009)
Haywire (2011)
Magic Mike (2012)

Iain Softley
Backbeat (1994)
Inkheart (2008)

Aleksandr Sokurov
Mother and Son (1997)*
Alexandra (2007)

Todd Solondz
Welcome to the Dollhouse (1995)
Happiness (1998)
Storytelling (2001)
Palindromes (2004)
Life During Wartime (2009)

Stephen Sommers
The Mummy (1999)
The Mummy Returns (2001)
Van Helsing (2004)
GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)

Barry Sonnenfeld
The Addams Family (1991)
Addams Family Values (1993)
Get Shorty (1995)
Men in Black (1997)

Carlos Sorin
Minimal Stories (2002)
Bombon: El Perro (2004)

Paolo Sorrentino
The Family Friend (2006)
Il Divo (2008)
This Must Be The Place (2011)

Michael & Peter Spierig
Daybreakers (2009)

Steven Spielberg
Jaws (1975)
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Empire of the Sun (1987)
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Hook (1991)
Jurassic Park (1993)
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Saving Private Ryan (1998)
AI (2001)
Minority Report (2002)
Catch Me if You Can (2002)
Munich (2005)
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn (2011)
War Horse (2011)

Götz Spielmann
Revanche (2008)

Roger Spottiswoode
The Best of Times (1986)
Turner & Hooch (1989)
Air America (1990)

Morgan Spurlock
Super Size Me (2004)
Where in the World Is Osama bin Laden? (2008)

Sylvester Stallone
Rocky II (1979)
Rocky III (1982)
Rocky IV (1985)
Rocky (2007)
Rambo (2008)
The Expendables (2010)

Andrew Stanton
WALL•E (2008)

Spiros Stathoulopoulos
Meteora (2012)

George Stevens
Shane (1953)

Robert Stevenson
Mary Poppins (1964)
The Love Bug (1968)
Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)

Ben Stiller
The Cable Guy (1996)
Tropic Thunder (2008)

Whit Stillman
Metropolitan (1990)
Barcelona (1994)
The Last Days of Disco (1998)
Damsels in Distress (2011)

Nicholas Stoller
The Five-Year Engagement (2012)

Oliver Stone
Platoon (1986)
Wall Street (1987)
Born on the Fourth of July (1989)
JFK (1991)*
Natural Born Killers (1994)
Nixon (1995)
Any Given Sunday (1999)
Comandante (2003)
Alexander (2004)
World Trade Center (2006)
W. (2008)
South of the Border (2009)

Jean-Marie Straub & Danièle Huillet
The Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach (1968)
Sicilia! (1999)
A Visit to the Louvre (2004)

Peter Strickland
Katalin Varga (2008)
Berberian Sound Studio (2012)

Mel Stuart
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

John Sturges
The Great Escape (1963)

Preston Sturges
The Lady Eve (1941)
Sullivan’s Travels (1941)
The Palm Beach Story (1942)*
The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek (1944)
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)

Elia Suleiman
Divine Intervention (2002)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
The Time That Remains (2009)

Seijun Suzuki
Tokyo Drifter (1966)
Princess Raccoon (2005)

Jan Svankmajer
Alice (1988)
Conspirators of Pleasure (1996)
Little Otik (2000)
Lunacy (2005)
Surviving Life (2010)

István Szabó
Mephisto (1981)
Colonel Redl (1985)

Isao Takahata
Grave of the Fireflies (1988)*
Pom Poko (1994)

Lee Tamahori
Once Were Warriors (1994)
Die Another Day (2002)

Alain Tanner
Charles, Dead or Alive (1969)
The Salamander (1971)
Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000 (1976)*

Danis Tanovic
No Man’s Land (2001)

Quentin Tarantino
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Jackie Brown (1997)*
Kill Bill Vol. 1 (2003)
Kill Bill Vol. 2 (2004)
Death Proof (2007)
Inglourious Basterds (2009)

Andrei Tarkovsky
Ivan’s Childhood (1962)
Andrei Rublev (1966)
Solaris (1972)
Mirror (1975)
Stalker (1979)
Nostalgia (1983)
The Sacrifice (1986)

Béla Tarr
Family Nest (1979)
Sátántangó (1994)*
Werckmeister Harmonies (2000)
The Man From London (2007)
The Turin Horse (2011)

Frank Tashlin
Artists and Models (1955)
The Girl Can’t Help It (1956)
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
Cinderfella (1960)

Jacques Tati
Jour de fête (1949)
Mr. Hulot’s Holiday (1953)
Mon oncle (1958)
Play Time (1967)*
Trafic (1971)
Parade (1974)

Bertrand Tavernier
Death Watch (1980)
Coup de Torchon (1981)
The Princess of Montpensier (2011)

Paolo and Vittorio Taviani
Padre Padrone (1977)
Caesar Must Die (2012)

André Téchiné
Ma saison préférée (1993)*
Wild Reeds (1994)
Strayed (2003)
The Witnesses (2007)
The Girl on the Train (2009)

Julien Temple
Joe Strummer: The Future is Unwritten (2006)
The Liberty of Norton Folgate (2009)

Hiroshi Teshigahara
Woman in the Dunes (1964)*

Betty Thomas
Private Parts (1997)

J. Lee Thomson
Woman In a Dressing Gown (1957)
King Solomon’s Mines (1985)

Billy Bob Thornton
Jayne Mansfield’s Car (2012)

Ondi Timoner
DiG! (2004)

Johnnie To
Election (2005)
Exiled (2006)
Mad Detective (2008)
Sparrow (2008)
Don’t Go Breaking My Heart (2011)

Giuseppe Tornatore
Cinema Paradiso (1989)

Jacques Tourneur
Cat People (1942)
I Walked With a Zombie (1942)
The Leopard Man (1943)
Stars In My Crown (1950)

Robert Towne
Tequila Sunrise (1988)

Robert Townsend
Eddie Murphy Raw (1987)

Tran Anh Hung
The Scent of Green Papaya (1993)
At the Height of Summer (2000)
Norwiegan Wood (2010)

Pablo Trapero
Crane World (1999)
El Bonaerense (2002)
Lion’s Den (2008)

Jeff Tremaine
Jackass the Movie (2002)
Jackass Number Two (2006)

François Truffaut
The Four Hundred Blows (1959)
Shoot the Piano Player (1960)
Jules and Jim (1962)
Le Peau Douce (1964)
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Mississippi Mermaid (1969)
Day for Night (1973)
The Last Metro (1980)

Tsai Ming-liang
The Wayward Cloud (2005)
I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone (2006)

Athina Rachel Tsangari
Attenberg (2010)

Stanley Tucci
Big Night (1996)

Anand Tucker
Leap Year (2010)

John Turturro
Romance & Cigarettes (2005)
Passion (2010)

Tom Tykwer
Run Lola Run (1998)

Teuvo Tulio
The Song of the Scarlet Flower (1938)
In the Field of Dreams (1940)
The Way You Wanted Me (1944)
The Cross of Love (1946)

Jon Turteltaub
Cool Runnings (1993)

Edgar G. Ulmer
The Black Cat (1934)
Detour (1945)

Ron Underwood
Tremors (1990)
City Slickers (1991)

Andrei Ujica
Out of the Present (2006)
The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceausescu (2010)

Buddy Van Horn
The Dead Pool (1988)

Gus Van Sant
To Die For (1995)
Elephant (2003)
Last Days (2005)
Paris je t’aime (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Paranoid Park (2007)
Milk (2008)

Agnès Varda
La Point Courte (1955)
Cleo From 5 to 7 (1961)
Le Bonheur (1965)*
Les Créatures (1966)
Lions Love (…and Lies) (1969)
Vagabond (1985)
Jacquot de Nantes (1991)
The Gleaners and I (2000)
The Beaches of Agnès (2008)

Matthew Vaughn
Layer Cake (2004)
Kick-Ass (2010)

Gore Verbinski
Mouse Hunt (1997)
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

Paul Verhoeven
Soldier of Orange (1977)
Spetters (1980)
The Fourth Man (1983)
RoboCop (1987)*
Total Recall (1990)
Basic Instinct (1992)
Showgirls (1995)
Starship Troopers (1997)
Hollow Man (2000)
Black Book (2006)

King Vidor
The Crowd (1928)
Stella Dallas (1937)
Duel In the Sun (1946)

Jean Vigo
A propos de Nice (1928)
Taris (1931)
Zero de Counduite (1933)
L’Atalante (1934)

Thomas Vinterberg
The Celebration (1998)
The Hunt (2012)

Luchino Visconti
Bellissima (1951)
Rocco and His Brothers (1960)
The Leopard (1963)
Death in Venice (1971)

Frantisek Vlácil
Marketa Lazarova (1976)
In the Valley of the Bees (1978)

Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
The Lives of Others (2006)
The Tourist (2010)

Josef von Sternberg
The Docks of New York (1928)
The Blue Angel (1930)
Shanghai Express (1932)
The Scarlet Empress (1934)*

Erich von Stroheim
Foolish Wives (1922)

Lars von Trier
The Element of Crime (1984)
Epidemic (1987)
Medea (1988)
Europa (1991)
The Kingdom (1994)
Breaking the Waves (1996)
The Idiots (1998)
Dancer in the Dark (2000)*
Dogville (2003)
The Five Obstructions (2003)
Manderlay (2005)
The Boss of It All (2006)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Antichrist (2009)
Melancholia (2011)

The Wachowski Brothers
Bound (1996)
The Matrix (1999)
The Matrix Reloaded (2003)

David Wain
Role Models (2008)
Wanderlust (2012)

Andrzej Wajda
Innocent Sorcerers (1960)
Sweet Rush (2009)

Koji Wakamatsu
11/15 Mishima: The Day He Chose His Own Fate (2012) 

Charles Walters
High Society (1956)

James Wan
Saw (2004)
Insidious (2011)

Wang Xiaoshuai
Shanghai Dreams (2005)

David S. Ward
King Ralph (1991)

Régis Wargnier
Indochine (1992)

John Waters
Pink Flamingos (1972)
Serial Mom (1994)

Mark Waters
Mean Girls (2004)

Gillian Wearing
Self Made (2010)

Apichatpong Weerasethakul
Mysterious Objects at Noon (2000)
Blissfully Yours (2002)
The Adventure of Iron Pussy (2003)
Tropical Malady (2004)
Syndromes and a Century (2006)*
Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (2010)
Ashes (2012)
Mekong Hotel (2012)

Peter Weir
Green Card (1990)
The Truman Show (1998)
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003)
The Way Back (2010)

Paul Weitz
American Pie (1999)

Orson Welles
Citizen Kane (1941)
The Magnificent Ambersons (1942)
The Lady From Shanghai (1947)
Mr. Arkadin (1955)
Touch of Evil (1958)*
The Trial (1962)
F for Fake (1974)

William A. Wellman
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

Wim Wenders
Alice in the Cities (1974)
Paris, Texas (1984)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Pina (2011)

Ti West
Trigger Man (2007)
Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever (2008)
The House of the Devil (2009)
The Innkeepers (2011)

William Wiard
Tom Horn (1980)

Ted Wilde
Speedy (1928)

Billy Wilder
Double Indemnity (1944)
The Lost Weekend (1945)
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
Ace in the Hole (1951)
Some Like It Hot (1959)
The Apartment (1960)

Paul Andrew Williams
London To Brighton (2006)
The Cottage (2008)
Cherry Tree Lane (2010)

Simon Wincer
Free Willy (1993)

Nicolas Winding Refn
Pusher (1996)
Pusher II (2004)
Bronson (2009)
Valhalla Rising (2009)
Drive (2011)

Michael Winterbottom
Welcome to Sarajevo (1997)
Wonderland (1999)
Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story (2005)
Geneva (2008)
The Killer Inside Me (2010)

Robert Wise
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)

Frederick Wiseman
Titicut Follies (1967)
High School (1968)
Law and Order (1969)
Basic Training (1971)
Essene (1972)
Primate (1974)
Welfare (1975)*
Model (1980)
The Store (1983)
Aspen (1991)
Ballet (1995)
La Comédie-Française ou L’amour joué (1996)
Public Housing (1997)*
State Legislature (2006)
La Danse: Le ballet de l’Opéra de Paris (2009)
Boxing Gym (2010)
Crazy Horse (2011)

Wong Kar-wai
ChungKing Express (1994)
Ashes of Time (1994)
Fallen Angels (1995)
In the Mood for Love (2000)
2046 (2004)
My Blueberry Nights (2007)
To Each His Own Cinema (2007)

John Woo
A Better Tomorrow (1986)
A Better Tomorrow 2 (1987)
Bullet in the Head (1990)
Hard-Boiled (1992)
Broken Arrow (1996)
Face/Off (1997)
Mission: Impossible 2 (2000)

Sam Wood
A Night at the Opera (1935)
A Day at the Races (1937)

Edgar Wright
Shaun of the Dead (2004)
Hot Fuzz (2007)
Scott Pilgrim Vs the World (2011)

Joe Wright
Atonement (2007)
Hanna (2011)

William Wyler
Wuthering Heights (1939)
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)

Edward Yang
In Our Time (1982)
That Day, On The Beach (1983)
Taipei Story (1985)*
The Terrorizers (1986)
A Brighter Summer Day (1991)
A Confucian Confusion (1994)
Mahjong (1996)
Yi Yi (A One and a Two…) (2000)*

Peter Yates
Bullitt (1968)

Kiju Yoshida
Wuthering Heights (1988)

Terence Young
Dr. No (1962)

David and Nathan Zellner
Kid-Thing (2012)

Robert Zemeckis
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Back to the Future (1985)*
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Back to the Future Part II (1989)
Back to the Future Part III (1990)
Death Becomes Her (1992)
Forrest Gump (1994)
Beowulf (2007)

Zhang Yimou
Raise the Red Lantern (1991)*
Hero (2002)
House of Flying Daggers (2004)

Kôzaburô Yoshimura
The Ball at the Anjo House (1947)

Benh Zeitlin
Beasts of the Southern Wild (2012)

Howard Zieff
The Dream Team (1989)
My Girl (1991)

Fred Zinnemann
High Noon (1952)
From Here to Eternity (1953)
The Day of the Jackal (1973)

Erick Zonca
The Dreamlife of Angels (1998)

David Zucker
Airplane! (1980)
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988)
The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991)

Jerry Zucker
Ghost (1990)

Andrzej Zulawski
l’important c’est d’aimer (1975)
Possession (1981)*
La Femme Publique (1984)
L’Amour Braque (1985)

Xavier Zulawski
Snow White, Russian Red (2009)

Andrei Zvyagintsev
The Banishment (2007)

Edward Zwick
The Last Samurai (2003)

Terry Zwigoff
Crumb (1994)
Ghost World (2001)
Bad Santa (2003)