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Awesome directors hanging out together

Article: Awesome directors hanging out together

From Awesome People Hanging Out Together, one of my current favorite Tumblrs, is this gem of a picture of Akira Kurosawa and Francis Ford Coppola. And in case you were wondering, Kurosawa will always look cooler than you: look at that suit and those shades!

Sundance Film Festival Directors Poised to Break Through

Article: Sundance Film Festival Directors Poised to Break Through

Lots of critics are scrambling to tell you which films are poised for success following the Sundance Film Festival this year. Deadline.com’s Nikki Finke has compiled a list of heretofore under-the-radar directors whose names you might hear a lot more often from now on. On the list: ANOTHER EARTH director Mike Cahill; Paddy Considine, whose…

Round table photo of legendary directors

Article: Round table photo of legendary directors

Love this photograph of directors Ron Howard, Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Brian De Palma, George Lucas, Robert Zemeckis and Francis Ford Coppola getting together for a group shot at a 50th birthday party for Lucas on May 14, 1994. It was a daylong affair at which the famed circle of filmmakers who’d long been part…