HyperDic: film_maker

English > 1 sense of the expression film maker:
NOUNperson film maker, filmmaker, film producer, movie makera producer of motion pictures
English > film maker: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA producer of motion pictures.
Synonymsfilmmaker, film producer, movie maker
InstancesAllen, Woody Allen, Allen Stewart KonigsbergUnited States filmmaker and comic actor (1935-)
Bertolucci, Bernardo BertolucciItalian filmmaker (born in 1940)
Capra, Frank CapraUnited States film maker (1897-1991)
Chaplin, Charlie Chaplin, Sir Charles Spencer ChaplinEnglish comedian and film maker
Cocteau, Jean CocteauFrench writer and film maker who worked in many artistic media (1889-1963)
Coppola, Francis Ford CoppolaUnited States filmmaker (born in 1939)
DeMille, Cecil B. DeMille, Cecil Blount DeMilleUnited States film maker remembered for his extravagant and spectacular epic productions (1881-1959)
De Sica, Vittorio De SicaItalian film maker (1901-1974)
Disney, Walt Disney, Walter Elias DisneyUnited States film maker who pioneered animated cartoons and created such characters as Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck
Eisenstein, Sergei Eisenstein, Sergei Mikhailovich EisensteinRussian film maker who pioneered the use of montage and is considered among the most influential film makers in the history of motion pictures (1898-1948)
Fellini, Federico FelliniItalian filmmaker (1920-1993)
Ford, John FordUnited States film maker (1896-1973)
Godard, Jean Luc GodardFrench film maker influenced by surrealism
Goldwyn, Sam Goldwyn, Samuel GoldwynUnited States film maker (born in Poland) who founded his own film company and later merged with Louis B. Mayer (1882-1974)
Griffith, D. W. Griffith, David Lewelyn Wark GriffithUnited States film maker who was the first to use flashbacks and fade-outs (1875-1948)
Hughes, Howard Hughes, Howard Robard HughesUnited States industrialist who was an aviator and a film producer
Huston, John HustonUnited States film maker born in the United States but an Irish citizen after 1964 (1906-1987)
Jewison, Norman JewisonCanadian filmmaker (born in 1926)
Kieslowski, Krzysztof KieslowskiPolish filmmaker who made ten films based on the Ten Commandments (1941-1996)
Korda, Sir Alexander Korda, Sandor KellnerBritish filmmaker (born in Hungary) (1893-1956)
Kubrick, Stanley KubrickUnited States filmmaker (born in 1928)
Kurosawa, Akira KurosawaJapanese filmmaker noted for blending Japanese folklore with western styles of acting (1910-1998)
Lee, Spike Lee, Shelton Jackson LeeUnited States filmmaker whose works explore the richness of black culture in America (born in 1957)
Lubitsch, Ernst LubitschGerman filmmaker of sophisticated comedies (1892-1947)
Lucas, George LucasUnited States screenwriter and filmmaker (born in 1944)
Mayer, Louis B. Mayer, Louis Burt MayerUnited States filmmaker (born in Russia) who founded his own film company and later merged with Samuel Goldwyn (1885-1957)
Pollack, Sydney PollackUnited States filmmaker (born in 1934)
Redford, Robert Redford, Charles Robert RedfordUnited States actor and filmmaker who starred with Paul Newman in several films (born in 1936)
Russell, Ken Russell, Henry Kenneth Alfred RussellEnglish film director (born in 1927)
Scorsese, Martin ScorseseUnited States filmmaker (born in 1942)
Selznick, David O. Selznick, David Oliver SelznickUnited States filmmaker noted for his film adaptations of popular novels (1902-1965)
Sennett, Mack SennettUnited States filmmaker (born in Canada) noted for slapstick movies (1880-1960)
Spielberg, Steven SpielbergUnited States filmmaker (born in 1947)
Stevens, George StevensUnited States filmmaker (1905-1975)
Stone, Oliver StoneUnited States filmmaker (born in 1946)
Tarantino, Quentin Tarantino, Quentin Jerome TarantinoUnited States filmmaker (born in 1963)
Tarkovsky, Andrei Tarkovsky, Andrei Arsenevich TarkovskyRussian filmmaker (1932-1986)
Tati, Jacques Tati, Jacques TatischeffFrench filmmaker (1908-1982)
Truffaut, Francois TruffautFrench filmmaker (1932-1984)
Visconti, Luchino Visconti, Don Luchino Visconti Conte di ModroneItalian filmmaker (1906-1976)
Wajda, Andrzej WajdaPolish filmmaker (born in 1929)
Warner, Charles Dudley WarnerUnited States filmmaker who with his brothers founded the movie studio that produced the first talking picture (1881-1958)
Welles, Orson Welles, George Orson WellesUnited States actor and filmmaker (1915-1985)
Wilder, Billy Wilder, Samuel WilderUnited States filmmaker (born in Austria) whose dark humor infused many of the films he made (1906-2002)
Wyler, William WylerUnited States filmmaker (1902-1981)
Zanuck, Darryl Zanuck, Darryl Francis ZanuckUnited States filmmaker whose works include the first full-length feature film with sound sequences (1902-1979)
Zinnemann, Fred ZinnemannUnited States filmmaker (born in Austria) (1907-1997)
von Sternberg, Josef von SternbergUnited States film maker (born in Austria) whose films made Marlene Dietrich an international star (1894-1969)
NarrowerNew WaverA film maker who follows New Wave ideas
auteurA filmmaker who has a personal style and keeps creative control over his or her works
film director, directorThe person who directs the making of a film
Broaderproducersomeone who finds financing for and supervises the making and presentation of a show (play or film or program or similar work)
Spanishcienasta, cineasta, movie maker, productor cinematográfico, productor de cine, productor
Catalancineasta, movie maker, productor cinematogràfic

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