Darren Aronofsky


Darren Aronofsky (born February 12, 1969) is an American film director, screenwriter and film producer. He attended Harvard University and AFI to study both live-action and animation. He won several film awards after completing his senior thesis film, "Supermarket Sweep", which went on to become a National Student Academy Award finalist. Aronofsky's feature debut, π, was shot in November 1997. The low-budget, $60,000 production, starring Sean Gullette, was sold to Artisan Entertainment for $1 million, and grossed over $3 million; Aronofsky won the Directing Award at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival and an Independent Spirit Award for best first screenplay. Aronofsky's followup, Requiem for a Dream, was based on the novel of the same name written by Hubert Selby, Jr. The film received an Academy Award nomination for Ellen Burstyn's performance. After turning down an opportunity to direct Batman Begins, Aronofsky began production on his third film, The Fountain. With his fourth film, The Wrestler, both of the film's stars, Mickey Rourke and Marisa Tomei, received Academy Award nominations. Rourke also won a Golden Globe for Best Actor and Bruce Springsteen won for Best Original Song for his title song. Aronofsky's latest film, Black Swan, received further critical acclaim and many accolades, being nominated for five Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Director, four Golden Globes including Best Motion Picture – Drama and Best Director, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, a record 12 BFCA nominations and a DGA nomination.   Description above from the Wikipedia article Darren Aronofsky, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

1998: Director - Pi
1998: Screenplay - Pi
2000: Director - Requiem for a Dream
2000: Screenplay - Requiem for a Dream
2006: Director - The Fountain
2006: Author - The Fountain
2006: Screenplay - The Fountain
2008: Director - The Wrestler
2002: Screenplay - Below
2002: Producer - Below
2010: Director - Black Swan
2010: Executive Producer - The Fighter
1994: Director - No Time
1991: Director - Fortune Cookie
2014: Director - Noah
2014: Producer - Noah
2014: Writer - Noah
2008: Producer - The Wrestler
2017: Director - mother!
2017: Writer - mother!
2018: Producer - White Boy Rick
2015: Executive Producer - Zipper
2016: Producer - Jackie
2017: Producer - Aftermath
2017: Producer - mother!
1991: Producer - Fortune Cookie
Producer - XOXO
1991: Director - Supermarket Sweep
1991: Screenplay - Supermarket Sweep
1993: Director - Protozoa
1993: Screenplay - Protozoa
Producer - The Good Nurse
Producer - Tiger
2018: Executive Producer - A Different Beyond
1996: Second Unit Director - Phat Beach
1995: Second Assistant Director - Soldier Boyz

2018: Executive Producer - One Strange Rock