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Born: November 16, 1954 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Ashland, Kentucky, USA Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Ring of Fire (2013)
Biopic that follows June Carter Cash from early childhood growing up in the rural mountains of Virginia to her relationship with Johnny Cash, taking a personal look at her first two marriages, life with her daughters, her touching relationship with her only son, and her infamous courtship with Johnn
2.
Strutter (2012)
A young musician recovers from the loss of his girlfriend with the help of his female filmmaker friend, and even forms a friendship with the rival who stole her.
3.
4.
Things Behind The Sun (2001) as Director
About a female singer who is reunited with her childhood friend.
5.
Sugar Town (1999) as Director
Struggling rock stars try to get it together in hectic L.A. scene.
6.
Grace of My Heart (1996) as Director
A look at a woman struggling to find her own voice in the male-dominated world of music follows the journey of singer/songwriter Denise Waverly through the corridors of the Brill Building during the doo-wop heyday of the late fifties and into Malibu's psychedelic surfer scene of the late sixties. Al
7.
Four Rooms (1995) as Director ("Strange Brew")
The city is Los Angeles. The date is New Year's Eve. And the place is the Mon Signor Hotel, a once-grand, now faded old landmark where a dozen of the most unusual guests ever are about to check in... and a lone bellhop named Ted, on his first day on the job, is in for the wildest night of his life!
8.
Mi Vida Loca - My Crazy Life (1993) as Director
Two latina gang members, Sad Eyes and Mousie, once best friends, become estranged after the same man, a local drug dealer, impregnates them both.
9.
Gas Food Lodging (1991) as Director
Slice of life about a single mother and her two teenage daughters living in a trailer park on the edge of the desert.
10.
Border Radio (1987) as Director
Two musicians try to find their bandleader, who's disappeared after stealing their fee from a crooked club owner.

Cast (feature film)

11.
Lie, The (2011)
Lonnie and Clover were young idealists until an unexpected pregnancy trapped them in a bourgeois nightmare. Lonnie's boring job is killing him, so he creates a lie to take time off which leads to greater and greater complications.
12.
Tales from the Script (2010)
Dozens of Hollywood screenwriters share war stories and life lessons.
13.
This Film is Not Yet Rated (2006)
The MPAA, a lobbying organization for the movie industry, maintains a rating system first implemented in 1968 by longtime president Jack Valenti. This system, with its age based content classification using letter grades G, PG, PG-13, R, and NC-17 (formerly X), has become a cultural icon. But behind
14.
In the Company of Women (2004)
Chronicles and celebrates the contributions of women to independent film over the last two decades. With the help of plentiful clips, critics and artists describe a cinematic phenomenon fueled by the rising influence of feminism. Beginning in the 1980s, Lizzie Borden, Susan Seidelman, and Nancy Savo
15.
Sundance20 (2001) as Herself
Filmmaker Doug Pray (Scratch, Hype!) profiles a new generation of filmmakers in this original documentary on the Sundance Institute's Filmmaker's Lab program.

Writer (feature film)

16.
Strutter (2012)
A young musician recovers from the loss of his girlfriend with the help of his female filmmaker friend, and even forms a friendship with the rival who stole her.
17.
Things Behind The Sun (2001) as Screenwriter
About a female singer who is reunited with her childhood friend.
18.
Sugar Town (1999) as Screenwriter
Struggling rock stars try to get it together in hectic L.A. scene.
19.
Grace of My Heart (1996) as Screenwriter
A look at a woman struggling to find her own voice in the male-dominated world of music follows the journey of singer/songwriter Denise Waverly through the corridors of the Brill Building during the doo-wop heyday of the late fifties and into Malibu's psychedelic surfer scene of the late sixties. Al
20.
Four Rooms (1995) as Screenplay ("Strange Brew")
The city is Los Angeles. The date is New Year's Eve. And the place is the Mon Signor Hotel, a once-grand, now faded old landmark where a dozen of the most unusual guests ever are about to check in... and a lone bellhop named Ted, on his first day on the job, is in for the wildest night of his life!
21.
Mi Vida Loca - My Crazy Life (1993) as Screenwriter
Two latina gang members, Sad Eyes and Mousie, once best friends, become estranged after the same man, a local drug dealer, impregnates them both.
22.
Gas Food Lodging (1991) as Screenwriter
Slice of life about a single mother and her two teenage daughters living in a trailer park on the edge of the desert.
23.
Border Radio (1987) as Screenwriter
Two musicians try to find their bandleader, who's disappeared after stealing their fee from a crooked club owner.

Producer (feature film)

24.
Strutter (2012)
A young musician recovers from the loss of his girlfriend with the help of his female filmmaker friend, and even forms a friendship with the rival who stole her.
25.
Lover Girl (1997) as Executive Producer
The female employees at a low-rent massage parlor take in a fiesty, but vulnerable teenage girl, whose mother has abandoned her, and become the girl's surrogate family.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

26.
Paris, Texas (1984) as Production Assistant
An amnesiac tries to find the family he lost.

Special Thanks (feature film)

27.
Five Senses, The (1999) as Special Thanks
Five urbanites examine the ways in which seemingly unconnected lives run parallel to each other and eventually intersect. Each key character has lost touch with one of their primary senses: teenage Rachel searches for her identity after losing the small child that was under her care; Rachel's mother
28.
Totally F***ed Up (1993) as Special Thanks
Contending with AIDS, alienation, suicide, drugs and gaybashing, a group of queer teens muddle through with wit, irony and wide-open hearts.

Cast (special)

29.
Intimate Portrait: Rosanna Arquette (2003) as Interviewee
A look into the life of actress Rosanna Arquette through footage of her work as well as interviews with those closest to her.
30.
Indie Sex: Taboos (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary examines sexuality in independent films.
31.
Sundance Film Festival Live (1999) as Host
Allison Anders and Kurt Voss cover the post-awards festivities from the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Includes interviews and film clips.
32.
Intimate Portrait: Ally Sheedy (1999) as Interviewee
Documentary about the life and career of actor Ally Sheedy, who made her initial success in such 1980s films as "War Games," "The Breakfast Club" and "St. Elmo's Fire." Sheedy recalls the difficulties of the fast track to fame and the detrimental effects of being grouped with the young actors known
33.
Quentin Tarantino: Hollywood's Boy Wonder (1994)
Documentary on the life and career of filmmaker Quentin Tarantino.
34.
Independent Spirit: Close Up (1993)
Host Mario Van Peebles talks with independent filmmakers.

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