Bennett Miller

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  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Profession: Director, Producer, Cinematographer
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Fast Facts

  • Attended a summer theater program in Sarasota Springs, New York in 1984, where he met Philip Seymour Hoffman.
  • Formed the Bullstoi Ensemble theater company with Philip Seymour Hoffman and Steve Schub while attending NYU.
  • Made his directorial debut with the documentary, The Cruise, in 1998.
  • His first narrative feature, Capote, was nominated for five Oscars.

Awards

  • 2005, Oscar — Best Achievement in Directing: Nominee
  • 2006, BAFTA Film Awards — The David Lean Award for Achievement in Direction: Nominee
  • 2014, Oscar — Best Achievement in Directing: Nominee
  • 2015, Independent Spirit Awards — Special Distinction Award: Winner
  • 2015, Producers Guild Awards — Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures: Nominee
  • 2014, Cannes Film Festival — Best Director: Winner
  • 2005, Directors Guild of America Awards — Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film: Nominee

College

  • Attended New York University, New York, New York, United States

Details

  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Profession: Director, Producer, Cinematographer