Type
Documentary
Premiered
Jan. 01, 1999
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
60 min.
Country
USA
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The Directors

The Directors is a show featuring profiles of various famous film directors.

The Directors Season 5 (2003)

5x01 5 5x01 John Carpenter
John Carpenter brought a distinctive take to the genre of American horror films. Known for his eerie and unsettling horror movies, Carpenter loved movies from a young age. As he grew ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x02 5 5x02 Sidney Lumet
Sidney Lumet may have started out on the other side of the camera, as a talented child actor. However, fate had other plans in mind for him. The prestigious director has a whole line-up ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x03 5 5x03 Robert Zemeckis
The episode Robert Zemeckis from the Encore channel TV show The Directors takes a look at the incredibly successful filmmaker's lengthy career in Hollywood. Known for directing a number ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x04 5 5x04 Alan J. Pakula
Alan J. Pakula from The Directors series explores the creative process of the legendary filmmaker behind the Oscar winning films "All The President's Men," "Klute" and "Sophie's Choice." ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x05 5 5x05 John Badham
English director John Badham is outlined in "The Directors" via film clips and interviews with actors from "Saturday Night Fever," "Short Circuit," "Stakeout," "War Games," and "Whose ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x06 5 5x06 Wolfgang Peterson
Director, writer and producer Wolfgang Petersen is interviewed about his work. Clips from Petersen's films include "Das Boot," "Outbreak" "In the Line of Fire," "Air Force One," and ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x07 5 5x07 John McTiernan
John McTiernan has made a name for himself in the action movie genre, providing the moviegoing world with many gritty and engrossing classics. This documentary explores McTiernan's ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x08 5 5x08 Barry Sonnenfeld
The episode Barry Sonnenfeld from the Encore channel TV show The Directors takes an inside look at the eccentric filmmaker's Hollywood career. Sonnenfeld started out as a cinematographer, ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x09 5 5x09 Phillip Noyce
Famous Australian filmmaker, Philip Noyce is profiled in this episode of The Directors. He is known worldwide for the films "Patriot Games" and "Dead Calm". The show includes interviews ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x10 5 5x10 Adrian Lyne
A profile of the director from his early days as an accountant, then directing television commercials, through to his blockbuster films such as Flashdance or Fatal Attraction, ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x11 5 5x11 John Singleton
The Episode John Singleton from the Encore channel TV show The Directors examines the filmmakers life and career. The profile highlights, through interviews and behind-the-scenes footage, ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x12 5 5x12 Bryan Singer
Director and writer Bryan Singer is profiled in this episode of "The Directors." Not only did Singer write many of his movies, he also directed films such as "The Usual Suspects," "X-Men," ...
Jan. 01, 2003
5x13 5 5x13 Clement Virgo
The profile of Canadian filmmaker, film producer and screenwriter, Clement Virgo is featured during this episode. He co-wrote and directed the 1997 film "The Planet of Junior Brown". ...
Jan. 01, 2003
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