Robert Altman

Robert Altman Brief Biography

Robert Altman
Robert Bernard Altman (February 20, 1925 " November 20, 2006) was an American film director and screenwriter. A five time nominee of the Academy Award for Best Director and an enduring figure from the New Hollywood era, Altman was considered a "maverick" in making films that are highly naturalistic, but with a stylized perspective unlike most Hollywood films.

His style of filmmaking was unique among directors in that his subjects covered most genres but with a "subversive" twist, typically relying on satire and humor to express his personal vision. Altman developed a reputation for being "anti-Hollywood" and non-conformist in both his themes and directing style. However, actors especially enjoyed working under his direction because he encouraged them to improvise, thereby inspiring their own creativity.

Robert Altman News

• 'Moonlight' movie wins big at the Independent Spirit Awards
• The Almanac for Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2017
• 'Spotlight,' 'Beasts of No Nation' and 'Room' win big at the Independent Spirit Awards
• Ex-'Wonder Woman' Lynda Carter confesses to being an alcoholic

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