INTRO TO FILMMAKING
Topic: IMPORTANT FILMMAKERS
For each director listed below #1-#40, answer the following
and death (if applicable)
of films they have directed.
of films they have written
of films they have produced.
two films they are most known for.
or how were they trained in filmmaking?
did they do before they directed films?
- Cite a
one unique aspect of the personís work
Word process your answers within this document. Keep answers to
1-3 max sentences. This assignment is to familiarize yourself
with 40 great film directors throughout history. You may copy and paste your
answers from ANY web based sources. You must copy and paste the URL of the
source. This is required!† When you have
completed the assignment, save the document locally and email it to me as a MS
word document, or save it to a memory stick and take it elsewhere for emailing.
You should be able to
complete this assignment by Friday 10/6. Be sure to email it before you leave
for break. You should be able to complete it during the three hour block for
class. However, you can work on it anytime between now and Friday.
List of Directors:
- Sergei Eisenstein
- Raoul Walsh
- Leni Reifenstahl
- Orson Welles
- Ida Lupino
- Elia Kazan
- Vittorio deSica
- Milos Forman
- Lina Wertmuller
- Jane Campion