film director

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Synonyms for film director

the person who directs the making of a film

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a generation of globally acclaimed Iranian film-makers won prizes at festivals across the world.
ANEW festival of short films being launched this weekend could bring long-term benefits to the region's independent film-makers, linking them with counterparts in America.
Scott, younger brother of film-maker Ridley Scott, leapt from the Vincent Thomas Bridge in LA.
Alfred Hitchcock knew how to frighten the audience like no other film-maker.
A panel including Resul Pookutty, Indian theatre and film director Firoz Abbas Khan, Iranian film-maker Mohsen Makhmalbaf and noted director Mira Nair will select the scripts.
According to the BBC, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has now condemned the regime's action, and is calling for the release of jailed film-makers.
A new film, The Truth Of Kathmandu, by film-maker Paddy Bushe, claims many of the teenage schoolboys shown in the film were told what to say.
Iraqi-born, Denmark-based film-maker Fenar Ahmad showed Mesopotamia, set in Iraq of the future.
Mr Miller's family said in a statement: "The family of British film-maker James Miller confirmed today that it accepted a settlement from the Israeli government, saying that after five and a half years since his death this is the nearest they are likely to get to an admission of guilt by the Israeli government.
The jury comprises Bahraini film-maker Bassam Al Thawadi, Bahraini cinematographer Khalifa Shaheen, Bahrain Cinema Club president Hameed Karimi and Hollywood actor and director Rick Beeman.
In the mid-1960s, a young Canadian film-maker came out of nowhere to make two films that shattered taboos and put Canada on the international movie map.
It's never been easier for anyone to become pick up a camera and become a film-maker.
Another Tunisian film-maker, Kamel Cherif scooped the Prix du Court Metrage at the same event.
Film-maker Okura exhibited low resistance ClearOhm coated transparent conductive film enabling large size touch panels for Ultrabook and all-in-one computer markets.
All God's Creatures, by Australian film-maker Brendon McDonall, was screened as part of the Cardiff-based festival which celebrates the best in gay and lesbian short films.