Tag: filmmaker

The Scenesters (2009) 6

The Scenesters (2009)

Someone is killing beautiful young Hipsters in East L.A. Charlie is a crime scene cleaner working for Aftershocks Inc. with a penchant for Sherlock Holmes type deduction. Wallace is an out-of-luck filmmaker working as a ...

The Road to Bresson (1984) 7.3

The Road to Bresson (1984)

A Dutch documentary about legendary French filmmaker Robert Bresson....

Buster Keaton, the Genius Destroyed by Hollywood (2016) (TV) 7.1
Roadkill (1989) 6.7

Roadkill (1989)

Ramona works in a concert agency and is sent after the rock band 'Children of Paradise' who have disappeared. Since she can't drive, she has to take the train and bus and eventually hitchhike. On her way through the Cana...

The Ringmaster (2019) 8.4

The Ringmaster (2019)

Upon his grandfather's death, a recovering gambling addict uses his inheritance to make a documentary about well-known onion rings from his childhood and the beloved Minnesotan chef who makes them. The project changes dr...

Melinda and Melinda (2004) 6.4

Melinda and Melinda (2004)

Al, Louise, Max and Sy - four literary types who work in the theater business - are discussing what they believe to be the real life truths underlying their work, Max who writes primarily tragic plays, and Sy who writes ...

A Glitch in the Matrix (2021) 5.9

A Glitch in the Matrix (2021)

Are we in fact living in a simulation? This is the question postulated, wrestled with, and ultimately argued for in the latest provocation from acclaimed documentary stylist Rodney Ascher (Room 237, The Nightmare) throug...

Malcolm & Marie (2021) 6

Malcolm & Marie (2021)

A filmmaker returns home with his girlfriend following a celebratory movie premiere as he awaits what's sure to be imminent critical and financial success. The evening suddenly takes a turn as revelations about their rel...

Rent: Filmed Live on Broadway (2008) (TV) 8

Rent: Filmed Live on Broadway (2008) (TV)

Set in New York City's gritty East Village, the revolutionary rock opera RENT tells the story of a group of bohemians struggling to live and pay their rent. "Measuring their lives in love," these starving artists strive ...

I Am Happiness on Earth (2014) 4.4

I Am Happiness on Earth (2014)

Emiliano looks at his life with the eyes of a film director, mixing the objective reality with the processes of the artistic creation. The story he is filming flounders with his daily life, until his world is trapped in ...

Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015) 7.4

Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)

In 1962 Hitchcock and Truffaut locked themselves away in Hollywood for a week to excavate the secrets behind the mise-en-scène in cinema. Based on the original recordings of this meeting-used to produce the mythical book...

Frackman (2015) 7.8

Frackman (2015)

Frackman tells the story of accidental activist Dayne Pratzky and his struggle against international gas companies. Australia will soon become the world's biggest gas exporter as more than 30,000 'fracked' wells are sunk...

Grizzly Man (2005) 7.8

Grizzly Man (2005)

A docudrama that centers on amateur grizzly bear expert Timothy Treadwell. He periodically journeyed to Alaska to study and live with the bears. He was killed, along with his girlfriend, Amie Huguenard, by a rogue bear i...

Patterns of Evidence: Moses Controversy (2019) 6.8

Patterns of Evidence: Moses Controversy (2019)

A filmmaker searches for scientific evidence that Moses wrote the first books of the Bible....

Island of Blood (1982) 4.3

Island of Blood (1982)

A movie company is filming a murder mystery on an island. Soon aferwards cast and crew members start getting murdered, and the rest of the company must find out what is happening and who is behind it before they are all ...

It’s Not Yet Dark (2016) 7.5

It’s Not Yet Dark (2016)

It's Not Yet Dark tells the ground breaking story of Simon Fitzmaurice, a talented young Irish film maker with ALS (MND), as he embarks on directing his first feature film through the use of his eyes and eye gaze technol...

Man of Marble (1977) 7.8

Man of Marble (1977)

In 1976, a young woman in Krakow is making her diploma film, looking behind the scenes at the life of a 1950s bricklayer, Birkut, who was briefly a proletariat hero, at how that heroism was created, and what became of hi...

Eating (1990) 6

Eating (1990)

At a spacious house in Los Angeles, Helene is turning 40-years old and her friends whom include French filmmaker Martine, house guest Sophie, and Lydia throw her a party. But also there is Kate a friend turning 30, and S...

Miracle (1982) 7.9

Miracle (1982)

Elsa saw the blessed Virgin Mary who had changed her life and caused a hysteria in a poor isolated village.::luigin teofilo...

The Soviet Garden (2019) 7.6

The Soviet Garden (2019)

A filmmaker from Moldova tries to discover the truth about Soviet experiments in atomic gardening....

Close-Up (1990) 8.3

Close-Up (1990)

Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family in Tehran, promising it a prominent part in his next movie. The actual people involved in the incident re-e...

Day for Night (1973) 8

Day for Night (1973)

The shooting of "Je vous presente Pamela" (may I introduce Pamela) begins. This is the story of en English married wife falling in love and running away with the father of her French husband. Will be simultaneously shown...

It’s All Good (2016) 6.9

It’s All Good (2016)

Aaron, Vinny and Cooper are dead broke and ready to give up on their pursuit of becoming big shot filmmakers. Desperate to keep the dream alive, they turn to crowdfunding for their first feature film and raise $75,000 do...

Frank Capra’s American Dream (1997) (TV) 7.4

Frank Capra’s American Dream (1997) (TV)

The life and career of legendary, three-time Oscar winner Frank Capra is explored in this acclaimed documentary through clips from his films, interviews with friends, family, and co-workers, and revealing archival film i...

The Great Buster (2018) 7.5

The Great Buster (2018)

Documentary on the life and works of comic genius Buster Keaton, directed by Peter Bogdanovich....

Real Life (1979) 7

Real Life (1979)

A pushy, narcissistic filmmaker persuades a Phoenix family to let him and his crew film their everyday lives, in the manner of the ground-breaking PBS series "An American Family". However, instead of remaining unobtrusiv...

The Ghost of Peter Sellers (2018) 7

The Ghost of Peter Sellers (2018)

In 1973 Peter Sellers, one of the biggest comedy actors at the time, embarked on a pirate comedy for Columbia Pictures. He lost confidence with the film immediately and tried to sabotage it, first firing the producers be...

Wszystko na sprzedaz (1969) 6.8

Wszystko na sprzedaz (1969)

The disappearance of the leading actor from the film's set worries its director Andrzej. He embarks on a journey to look out for the actor with a young actor and missing actor's wife and mistress.::Film Critic Lalit Rao ...

Lisbon Story (1994) 7.2

Lisbon Story (1994)

The director Friedrich Monroe has trouble with finishing a silent b&w movie about Lisbon. He calls his friend, the sound engineer Phillip Winter, for help. As Winter arrives Lisbon weeks later, Monroe is disappeared but ...

The Last Broadcast (1998) 5.3

The Last Broadcast (1998)

Bristling with equipment, two enthusiastic local access cable TV producers recruit an assistant and venture into a forest in search of the mythical and horrifying Jersey Devil. Days later, only one of the trio emerges. H...

The Widow’s Might (2009) 4.2

The Widow’s Might (2009)

From the creators of Bubble Trouble and Heartstrings comes an all new feature-length comedy adventure! John Moore and Cameron Cavillo are buddies; aspiring filmmakers with the dream of winning the prestigious American Vi...

Other People’s Children-2015 6.1

Other People’s Children-2015

Reeling from the death of her famous father, filmmaker Samantha Trassler (Diane Marshall-Green) falls down the rabbit hole of PK (Chad Michael Murray), a charismatic homeless man who becomes the subject of her latest doc...

The Blackwell Ghost-2017 5.7

The Blackwell Ghost-2017

A journalist goes on an adventure to prove that ghosts exist.::haleyerin-27999...

Found Footage 3D-2016 5.1

Found Footage 3D-2016

A group of filmmakers set out to make the first 3D found footage horror movie, but find themselves in a found footage horror movie when the evil entity from their film escapes into their behind-the-scenes footage....

The Triangle-2016 4.9

The Triangle-2016

Four filmmakers take their cameras into the Montana wilderness to document the mysterious inner workings of a young community with a giant secret....

Walt Before Mickey-2015 5.9

Walt Before Mickey-2015

Based on the book "Walt Before Mickey" covers the early years of Walt Disney's career.::Armando...

Raging Boll-2010 5.7

Raging Boll-2010

Widely recognized as the planet's worst film director, Uwe Boll embarks on a quest to conquer Hollywood and take vengeance upon the film fanatics striving to destroy him. Filmed over three years on and off the set, 'Ragi...

Fix-2008 6.2

Fix-2008

FIX takes you from Beverly Hills to Watts, and places in between, in one day, as documentary filmmakers Bella and Milo race to get Milo's brother Leo from jail to rehab before 8pm, or Leo goes to prison for three years. ...

Diary of the Dead-2007 5.6

Diary of the Dead-2007

While filming a horror movie of mummy in a forest, the students and their professor of the University of Pittsburgh hear on the TV the news that the dead are awaking and walking. Ridley and Francine decide to leave the g...

The Wild Party-1975 5.5

The Wild Party-1975

An aging silent movie comic star tries for a comeback by staging a wild party that turns into a sexual free-for-all. The comic ends up killing his mistress and her latest boyfriend....