Great film directors, a list

Great film directors, a list of websites



Kaurismaki, Aki

Seven rounds with Aki Kaurismäki. The Guardian
Aki Kaurismäki: 10 essential films. BFI
Aki Kaurismäki Great Director profile. Senses of Cinema
Aki Kaurismaki. IMDB

Kaige, Chen

Chen Kaige. Chinese Movie Database Chen Kaige. IMDB
Chen Kaige, Wikipedia entry.

Kaurismäki, Aki

Aki Kaurismäki. Wikipedia

Kiarostami, Abbas

Abbas Kiarostami. An overview of Kiarostami’s films.
Abbas Kiarostrami. Senses of Cinema. Articles, filmography.
Abbas Kiarostrami. IMDB
Interview with Kiarostami, San Francisco Film Festival.
Abbas Kiarostami. Wikipedia
Aki Kaurismäki. IMDB

Kieslowski, Krysztof

Krzysztof Kieślowski. Biography.
Krzysztof Kieslowski, Wikipedia entry.
Krzysztof Kieslowski. IMDB
Kieslowski films and interviews at YouTube.

Kubrick, Stanley

Kubrick & Me
A memoir by Emilio Alessandro, employed by Stanley Kubrick as driver and personal assistant. A collection of heartfelt private memories, offering a completely different perspective on Kubrick. Featuring more than 50 never-before-seen photographs.
The Aryan Papers. A film, with archival photographs.
Jane and Louise Wilson were commissioned to make a work in response to The Stanley Kubrick Archives holdings. The resulting film focuses on Kubrick’s Aryan Papers project – a film about the Holocaust that Kubrick researched for many years, but which he never made.
University of the Arts London Stanley Kubrick Archive
The contents of nearly 1000 boxes belonging to Stanley Kubrick’s personal archive.
Look magazine Kubrick photographic archive, Museum of the City of New York.
The Authorized Stanley Kubrick Exhibition Archive
Exhibitions of costumes, props, technical material, photographs, film and numerous written documents in close co-operation with Christiane Kubrick and his long-standing executive producer, Jan Harlan.
YouTube videos containing material by and about Stanley Kubrick, including interviews and documentaries.
Authorized (Warner Brothers) Stanley Kubrick Website
Archivio Kubrick.
A huge database about Stanley Kubrick: pictures, trailers,
interviews, rare photos, unfinished projects and much more, for a complete trip into Kubrick’s vision.
Christiane Kubrick’s site.
Gallery of paintings by Kubrick’s wife.
Stanley Kubrick. Links to four separate sites exploring the work of Stanley Kubrick.
The Kubrick Site, a non-profit archive for documentary materials;
The Kubrick FAQ; 2001: A Space Odyssey; Stanley Kubrick, 1928-1999.
Guardian article on the Kubrick archives.
The documentary which provided some initial inspiration for 2001. The narrator is Douglas Rain, the voice of Hal.
Universe. The National Film Board of Canada (1960)
Kubrick Exhibition at Deutsches Filmmuseum, Frankfurt, Germany.
Kubrick FAQ Site.
Kubrick’s Boxes, a documentary on Kubrick. You Tube.
Senses of Cinema, a BFI page devoted to Stanley Kubrick
New York Times. articles, essays, reviews, video excerpts.
The Kubrick Site
A non-profit resource archive for documentary materials regarding, in whole or in part, the work of Stanley Kubrick (1928-1999). Screenplays, reviews, discussion, recollections.
Kubrick Multimedia Film Guide.
A blog devoted to ‘2001: A Space Odyssey.’
‘2001: A Space Odyssey’: Kubrick’s Pioneering Achievement. Cinephilia and Beyondt
2001 Internet Resource guide. Sound clips, image gallery, links.
Kubrick 2001; the Space Odyssey Explained, a Flash presentation.
2001: A Space Odyssey video excerpt, from the New York Times.
2001 Collectible Exhibit
How Kubrick made 2001: A Space Odyssey. YouTube
Hardy Amies: When Fashion And Future Collide
The story behind the involvement of famous designer, Hardy Amies in creating costumes for 2001: A Space Odyssey . A video documentary.
Stanley and Us, a series of interviews with relatives and colleagues of Stanley Kubrick.
Eyes Wide Shut, an analysis.
Barry Lyndon. Barry Lyndon Reconsidered, an essay.
Barry Lyndon. First draft of the screenplay.
Barry Lyndon. IMDB
Barry Lyndon. Kubrick speaks on Barry Lyndon.
The Stanley Kubrick Appreciation Society YouTube documentaries and interviews.

Kurosawa, Akira

Akira Kurosawa : l’empereur du cinéma Japonais.
Akira Kurosawa, Wikipedia entry.
Akira Kurosawa: 10 essential films for the director’s centenary.
Akira Kurosawa: 10 essential films. BFI
Akira Kurosawa. Epic images of Kurosawa.


Lang, Fritz

Fritz Lang. IMDB
Metropolis, a new restoration.
Fritz Lang. Wikipedia entry.
Fritz Lang.

Lean, David

David Lean, a dedicated web site. Filmography, writings, archives, research.
David Lean. Elizabeth’s David Lean page, with website links.
David Lean. Internet Movie Database. Details of films by David Lean.
David Lean. British Film Institute site on David Lean, with the David Lean Archive catalogue.
David Lean Wikipedia entry.
Eddie Fowlie’s blog. Eddie Fowler was special effects expert, set decorator, locations manager and property master on David Lean films.
David Lean. Senses of Cinema article.
Lawrence of Arabia, Wikipedia entry.
YouTube videos related to David Lean and his films.

Lee, Ang

Ang Lee Guardian interview.
Ang Lee. Wikipedia entry.
Ang Lee. IMDB

Leigh, Mike

Mike Leigh audio interviews.
Mike Leigh. Wikipedia entry.
Mike Leigh. Screen Online

Leone, Sergio

The Sergio Leone website.
Sergio Leone, Wikipedia entry.
The Spaghetti Westerns of Sergio Leone
Sergio Leone blog.
Sergio Leone IMDB entry.
Sergio Leone film clips, documentaries and interviews at YouTube.

Lubitsch, Ernst

The Cinema of Ernst Lubitsch.
Ernst Lubitsch. Wikipedia
Ernst Lubitsch. IMDB
Ernst Lubitsch. The Criterion Collection

Lumière, Louis and Auguste

Louis Lumiere
Louis and Auguste Lumiere. Wikipedia entry.
Louis Lumiere. IMDB
Institut Lumiere

Lynch, David

David Lynch website.
David Lynch internet resources.
David Lynch clips and interviews, YouTube.
Transcendental Meditation. The David Lynch Foundation
David Lynch. IMDB
David Lynch. Wikipedia entry.


Malick, Terrence

Terrence Malick. IMDb
Terrence Malick. Wikipedia
Terrence Malick. NYTimes
Terence Malick. The Telegraph article.
The Tree of Life

Mann, Anthony

Anthony Mann IMDB
Anthony Mann. Wikipedia
Anthony Mann. A list of the best films.

Marker, Chris

Chris Marker. IMDB
Chris Marker: a weblog.
Chris Marker obituary. The Guardian
Chris Marker, Wikipedia entry.

Mikhalkov, Nikita

Nikita Mikhalkov

Mitry, Jean

Jean Mitry. Wikipedia
Jean Mitry. Nebesio on Mitry
Jean Mitry. IMDb

Mizoguchi, Kenji

Kenji Mizoguchi: The Master. An essay.
Kenji Mizoguchi

Murnau, Friedrich

Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau. A Murnau databank.
Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau, Wikipedia
F.W. Murnau. IMDB
F.W. Murnau. Film


Ophuls, Max

Madame de. Essay by Derek Malcolm.
Max Ophuls. Wikipedia entry.

Ozu, Yasujiro

Yasujiro Ozu.  Tokyo Story. IMDB
Yasujiro Ozu. Derek Malcolm’s Century of Films, from Films Unlimited.
Yasujirō Ozu. Wikipedia
Yasujiro Ozu. A critical analysis.
Yasujiro Ozu. The Criterion Collection