Filmmaking / Directing : Who is your favorite? by Rachel Odonnell

Rachel Odonnell

Who is your favorite?

who's your favorite director? one of mine is Tim burton!

Kyle Climans

Oliver Stone, Atom Egoyan, Martin McDonagh, Stanley Kubrick, Martin Scorsese, and Christopher Nolan top my list. While there are so many great filmmakers out there who have made incredible films, the ones I mentioned above are the most consistently good filmmakers that I know of.

Rachel Odonnell

Christopher Nolan has a lot of great films

AJ McNamara

Owch, that's a hard one. R.Scott, D. Lynch, JJ Abrams,ummmm...

Jorge J Prieto

Sam Mendes & Eastwood, great storytellers.

Timothy Burnham

Agree with all the above picks, some that haven't been mentioned: PTA, Fincher, Boyle, Bergman, Villeneuve, J. Nichols

Catherine Ouellette

Wes Anderson, Del Toro, Scorsese, Baz Luhrmann, Tim Burton, Michelle MacLaren.

Rutger Oosterhoff

Did you guys/girls forget Roman Polański?

Connie Wright

Billy Wilder, Hayao Miyazaki, Robert Zemeckis, Alfred Hitchcock, Chris Columbus

Jon Finger

Tim Miller

Hallam Woolfrey

Taika Waititi

Sean Amerthil

Steven Spielberg, Jerry Bruckheimer, Michael Bay, Tim Burton and Lauren Shuler Donner

Samantha Bryans

I don't know if I have an absolute favorite BUT I must say there is not one movie that Brad Bird has made that I didn't like.

Paul Ighorodje

I love everyone on the lists given above...there is something about Mel Gibson though

Izzibella Beau

Each one brings a different element to each of the movies they direct that it's hard to pick a favorite.

Josh Trew

J J Abrams, Quentin Tarantino

Philip Sedgwick

David Lean. Bruce Beresford.

Doug Birnbaum

I loved the optimistic feelings of some of the coming of age stories by Steven Speilberg and Robert Zemeckis.

Eric Scot

Wong Kar Wai

Jeremy Dewayne Humphrey

Coen Brothers, Nicolas Winding Refn, Alejandro G. Innaratu, and Spike Lee.

Debbie Croysdale

J Lee Thompson, Quentin Tarantino, Roman Polanski, Pedro Almodovar. Off course the list of great directors is endless, but doing a DVD count of whats on my collectables shelf, these are the most mentioned. Ive at least three films of each named above.

Jorge J Prieto

Scorsese, Sam Mendes, Eastwood.

AJ McNamara

Owch. Good one. I'm going with Scott, Polanski, Tarantino, and the Wachowski Bros..

Doug Nelson

Living it's Eastwood, less living it's Hitch. There are others who demonstrate unique abilities in 3D blocking, use of color and location attributes - but those are my favorites right now - subject to change.

Alena Shipilova

Luc Besson!

Chris Blair

One filmmaker I've been loving a lot as of late is Jonathan Glazer (Sexy Beast, Birth, Under the Skin). Anyone else a fan? He does some cool stuff and his movies look gorgeouuuuuus

Geebran WC

Dario Argento, Jodorowsky, Andrei Tarkovski, Ingmar Bergman

Janet Elizabeth Swainston

Spielberg, Scorsese, Kubrick, Hitchcock, Scott, Bigelow, Jackson...Taymor

Jerry McClellan

Brad Bird, Steven Spielberg, James Cameron, Peter Jackson...

Mark W. Travis

The Coen Brothers. Go see "The Ballad of Buster Scruggs"

Jacob Buterbaugh

Billy Wilder, Sam Raimi, Wes Craven, Steve Rash, Harold Ramis, Brian Trenchard-Smith.... To name a few.

Jakub Micuch

Lars Von Trier

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