Martin Scorsese


Martin Scorsese Brief Biography

Martin Scorsese
Martin Charles Scorsese (born November 17, 1942) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, and film historian. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest directors of all time. In 1990 he founded The Film Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to film preservation, and in 2007 he founded the World Cinema Foundation. He is a recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award for his contributions to the cinema, and has won an Academy Award, a Palme d'Or, Cannes Film Festival Best Director Award, Silver Lion, Grammy Award, Emmys, Golden Globes, BAFTAs, and DGA Awards.

Scorsese's body of work addresses such themes as Italian American identity, Roman Catholic concepts of guilt and redemption, machismo, modern crime, and violence. Scorsese is hailed as one of the most significant and influential filmmakers of all time, directing landmark films such as Mean Streets (1973), Taxi Driver (1976), Raging Bull (1980), Goodfellas (1990) and Casino (1995) " all of which he collaborated on with actor and close friend Robert De Niro. He won the Academy Award for Best Director for The Departed (2006), having been nominated previously five times; he has subsequently been nominated once more, bringing his total number of nominations for Best Director to seven.

Martin Scorsese News

• Andrew Garfield voices love for former girlfriend Emma Stone
• Andrew Garfield and Adam Driver search for Liam Neeson in first movie trailer for Martin Scorsese's 'Silence'
• The Almanac for Nov. 17, the 322nd day of 2016
• Meryl Streep to receive the Golden Globes' highest honor

This webpage uses material from the Wikipedia article "Martin_Scorsese" and is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. Reality TV World is not responsible for any errors or omissions the Wikipedia article may contain.


POPULAR MOVIES (100)



POPULAR TV SHOWS (100)



POPULAR PEOPLE (100)

Page generated in 0.40162301063538 seconds