Poll: MTV's Best New Filmmaker Award
A poll by RbDeraj
Results of 643 votes:
And the Most Overrated Director of All Time is...
The movie world has many film directors who receive countless praises from peer, critics and fans. Many are considered untouchable and are the subject of various commendations from those who critique the profession, whilst others have fiercely defensive fans who are quick to defend their favorite directors. Though no one is denying the following movie-makers are talented, they are considered by some to be given far more praise than they deserve. Which of the following directors (nominated by IMDB’s poll board members) do you find to be the most overrated? Discuss the list here
The Film That Changed My Life.
In his book "The Film That Changed My Life: 30 Directors on Their Epiphanies in the Dark" author Robert K. Elder has interviewed 30 film directors about the movies that influenced their directing styles and their working lives. Which of these films they discuss may have changed your life? Alternately, which is your favorite? Discuss the list here
Directors Who Studied Philosophy
Which of these directors with academic studies in philosophy is your favorite? Discuss here
Which of these A-named directors gets an A+ from you? Discuss the list here
America's National Director
According to Wikipedia, a national poet "is a poet held by tradition and popular acclaim to represent the identity, beliefs and principles of a particular national culture [and writes] poetry that closely identifies with the nation's cause – or is thought to do so." Which director most deserves to be called the cinematic equivalent of a national poet for the United States? (Don't necessarily vote for your favorite director or the one you think is the most talented) Discuss here
Winners of Astrological Director Polls
Which winner of the astrological directors polls is your favorite? Discuss here
Directors' Perfect Resumes
These still active directors always seem to be at the top of their game, their lesser movies have better ratings than some directors' best works and they're so used to getting favorable reviews it's almost boring. Which of these eminent directors would you say comes the closest to having a perfect resume? After voting, you may discuss the list here
Academy Award for Best Director Goes to ... ?
After having a poll for Excellent Directors Who Never Won the Oscar here is a poll for some of the greatest directors of all time who have never won an Oscar for Directing, but still have a chance to win it. Here is the list. Which one of them do you wish to be the next Oscar winner? After voting, discuss here.
68th BAFTA Awards 2015: Best Director
Who do you believe will win the award for Best Director at 68th BAFTA Awards 2015 ? Discuss here
Best XXI Century Directors
Recently BBC Culture unveiled a list of the 100 best films of the XXI Century. To compile it, BBC asked critics from all around the world to pick their 10 favorite films since 2000. Those with the most points made it to the list. In the ecclectic list, there are a few directors who managed to have at least two films on the list. Out of these directors with multiple mentions, who has the best films in the BBC list? Poll by Pencho15 Discuss the poll here
Anderson vs Anderson vs Anderson
Which of these big-name directors, who all share the same last name, is your favorite? Discuss the list here
Best Director, Oscars 2015
Which of these directors most deserves to win the Oscar for Best Achievement in Direction in the Academy Awards 2015? Discuss here
Face-Off: Bill Murray and Harold Ramis or Wes Anderson?
Bill Murray has collaborated with filmmakers Harold Ramis and Wes Anderson a combined total of 13 times over the years. Which team-up do you prefer? Discuss the list here
These are some of the most well-known or influential documentary filmmakers. Which one is your favorite? Discuss here
Biggest Surprise of the 2018 Oscar Nominations
After the announcement of the 2018 Oscar nominations, which do you consider to be the biggest surprise? Discuss Here Poll by Pencho15
Greatest American Film Director
Who do you think is the greatest American film director? After voting, you may discuss the poll here.
Golden Globes rookies!
Which of these first-time Golden Globes nominees did you most hope would win this year? Discuss the list here
Which Kind of Director Would You Be?
If you were a director, which kinds of movies would you direct? (If you know the directors work, it isn't necessary to read the text.) Tell us here.
Best Director of the Decade
Which do you think has been the most prominent director of the entire decade? Discuss here after voting
Ray - The Inspiration
Year 2021 marks Satyajit Ray's 100th birth anniversary. He is probably the biggest and most renowned filmmaker from India. His 'Apu Trilogy' is ranked among the greatest in the history of world cinema. He has been an inspiration to a lot of Hollywood filmmakers. Which of the praises from some renowned personalities do you find the most appropriate? Discuss the poll here Source: 11 Greatest Filmmakers Who Were Inspired By Satyajit Ray