Who Won the 1960
Academy Awards Best Director

William Wyler

("Ben-Hur")

1959 Academy Awards Best Director Winner
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Richard Swainson: Would your city pass the 'classic' test?

Waikato Times
Produced in the 1950s, under the impeccable direction of William Wyler, it's the most emotionally grounded of fantasy scenarios, an adult comedy free of the naivety of the pre-war years yet one that never stoops to smut. Discovering that she has spent ...

1960 Academy Awards Best Director Winner William Wyler News

Granger at the Movies: 'Professor Marston & the Wonder Women,' 'Stronger,' 'Blade Runner 2049'

Westport Now
Years ago, William Wyler cast Harold Russell, who lost his hands in a training accident during World War II, as a veteran in “The Best Years of Our Lives,” and he won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar. On the Granger Gauge, “Stronger” is a steadfast 7 ...


1960 Academy Awards Best Director Winner William Wyler News

Why is Hollywood Following the Same Disabled Narrative? | The ...

The Mary Sue
Why do films about disability tend to follow the same path, and what does this path say about the people who go to see them?

1960 Academy Awards Best Director Winner William Wyler News

Henri Alekan and the Shifting Technology of Film Lighting

Film School Rejects
Henri Alekan was the cinematographer behind movies like Jean Cocteau's magical La Belle et la Bête, William Wyler's Roman Holiday, and Wim Wenders' Wings of Desire. But his book on cinematography is perhaps his greatest legacy. Des lumières et des ...

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