Werner Herzog is a German screenwriter, film director, author, actor, and opera director. Herzog is a figure of the New German Cinema, along with Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Margarethe von Trotta, Volker Schlöndorff, Werner Schröter, and Wim Wenders.
“Blaze,” co-written, produced, and directed by Ethan Hawke. A reimagining of the life and times of Blaze Foley, the unsung songwriting legend of the Texas Outlaw Music movement. Premiered at Sundance 2018.
Yasir Al-Yasiri is renowned for his work in the Arab entertainment industry as a music video director. Yasir had ten awards under his belt before his film debut Murk Light (‘13), which screened at over thirty film festivals and earned him the Best Short Narrative Award at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot, American comedy-drama film based upon the memoir of the same name by John Callahan. Gus Van Sant wrote the screen adaptation and directed the film.
Hunter Robert Baker and Jordan Fein are the Emmy® Award winning filmmakers be-hind The Blessing. Their work is anchored by telling under-reported stories that bring to light the voices not often heard from. With The Blessing, they are focused on express-ing the vital importance of protecting indigenous lands and culture. Baker serves as the film’s director and cinematographer, Fein as director and editor. They have been named by the Independent as “Filmmakers to Watch.”
Private Life is a 2018 American drama film written and directed by Tamara Jenkins. The film stars Kathryn Hahn, Paul Giamatti, Kayli Carter, Molly Shannon, Denis O'Hare, Emily Robinson, and John Carroll Lynch.
Leave No Trace, a new film from Debra Granik, celebrated director of Winter’s Bone. A man and his 13-year-old daughter are living in a park when a small mistake tips them off to authorities and changes their lives forever.
Shelton Jackson "Spike" Lee is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor. His production company, 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, has produced over 35 films since 1983.
Jane Fonda is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model and fitness guru. She is a two-time Academy Award winner and two-time BAFTA Award winner.
Olivier Assayas is a French film director, screenwriter and film critic. He is best know for his films Demonlover (2002), Something in the Air (2012), Clouds of Sils Maria (2014) and Personal Shopper (2016).
Rúnar Rúnarsson is an Icelandic screenwriter and director. Films for which he is credited as both writer and director include the feature film Volcano and the short films Anna, Two Birds, and The Last Farm.