filmmaker filmmaker  /ˈfɪl ˌmeɪ kər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a producer of motion pictures

Usage(s):

  1. Much maligned filmmaker Uwe Boll is taking on his critics in the boxing ring.
  2. Richard Corliss on the greatest, most notorious female filmmaker, still going strong at 100.
  3. Bigger in the West than in his own Japan, he was the quintessential Asian filmmaker.

News

  1. Local filmmaker wins Emmy for cinematography

    Local filmmaker John Barnhardt has officially made it to the big-time, winning an Emmy for his Travel Channel show Born to Explore . While working on the show, Barnhardt has journeyed from the Sahara to the jungles of Uganda, filming and photographing all sorts of natural scenes along the way. more…
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Charleston City Paper

  2. Brazilian Filmmaker Looks to Crowdfund Unique Story of African Heritage Embraced by Danny Glover

    Black, Latina filmmaker invites movie lovers to back her film The Summer of Gods on Kickstarter, and send the message to Hollywood that diversity and unique stories matter. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10842155.htm
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Filmmaker takes center stage in surveillance story

    Filmmaker takes center stage in surveillance story Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 6:55 am, Friday, June 14, 2013 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Laura Poitras' skill and boldness as a documentary filmmaker have gained her Oscar and Emmy nominations, Sundance Film Festival honors and a ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

Quotes

  1. "The world has lost not only a quintessential filmmaker whose influence will be felt for generations, but a great and decent man," Culkin said.
    on Aug 6, 2009 By: Matthew Broderick Source: Hollywood Reporter

  2. "No other filmmaker has gotten a better shake than I have," Altman said while accepting the award. "I'm very fortunate in my career. I've never had to direct a film I didn't choose or develop. My love for filmmaking has given me an entree to...
    on Mar 5, 2006 By: Robert Altman Source: MSNBC

  3. In a press release issued by New Line Cinema, Jackson and Walsh stated, "Guillermo is a filmmaker of outstanding ability; he is a genuine storyteller who brings a tremendous amount of passion, energy and imagination to his work. A true original,...
    on Jan 29, 2008 By: Fran Walsh Source: About - News & Issues (blog)

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