American Cinema: Indie Directors Who Matters

Independent Directors That Matter

Almereyda, Michael

Anderson, Alison

Anderson, Brad

Anderson, Paul Thomas

Anderson, Wes

Araki, Gregg (1958-

Aronofsky, Darren (1970-

Bartel, Paul (1938-2000)

Brooks, Albert (1947-

Burnett, Charles (1944-

Campion, Jane (1954-

Coen, Joel (1955-

Coen, Ethan (1958-

Cox, Alex (1954-

Dahl, John (1956-

Drazan, Anthony (1955-

DuVernay, Eva

Ferrara, Abel (1952-

Foley, James (

Franklin, Carl (1949-

Franklin, Howard

Gomez, Nick (1963-

Gordon, Keith (1961-

Graff, Todd

Gray, James

Green, David Gordon (1975-

Hanson, John

Hardwick, Catherine

Hartley, Hal (1959-

Haynes, Todd (1961-

Heller, Marielle

Hittman, Eliza

Holofcener, Nicole (

Hoffman, Michael (1956-

Hunter, Tim (

Jarmusch, Jim (1953-

Kerrigan, Lodge (1964-

Lee, Spike (1956-

Linklater, Richard (

Lynch, David (1946-

McBride, Jim (1941-

McNaughton, John (1950-

Macdonald, Kevin

Mangold, James (1964-

Menkes, Nina

Morrissey, Paul (1939-

Munch, Christopher (1962-

Nair, Mira (1957-

Nunez, Victor (1945-

Pellington, Mark (

Penn, Alexander (

Penn, Sean (1960-

Rene, Norman (   -1996); gay indie

Robbins, Tim (1958-

Romero, George (1940-

Ruben, Joseph (

Rudolph, Alan (1943-

Russell, David O. (1958-

Sayles, John (1950-

Smith, Kevin

Soderbergh, Steven (1963-

Solondz, Todd (

Stillman, Whit (1952-

Tarantino, Quentin (1963-

Turturro, John (

Van Sant, Gus (1952-

Waters, Mark