Allison Anders

Screenwriter / Film Director / Television Director | * 11/16/1954 (66) | Ashland, Kentucky (United States of America (USA))
Allison Anders (born November 16, 1954) is an American independent film director whose films include Gas Food Lodging, Mi Vida Loca and Grace of My Heart. Anders has collaborated with fellow UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television graduate Kurt Voss and has also worked as a television director. Anders' films have been shown at the Cannes International Film Festival and at the Sundance Film Festival. She has been awarded a MacArthur Genius Grant as well as a Peabody Award. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Comedies

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MacArthur Fellows Program

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Movies with Allison Anders as Actress(10)

as herself2019 Hal
as herself2011 American Grindhouse
as herself2010 Iconoclast
as herself2009 Tales from the Script
as herself2006 Wanderlust
as Herself - Director of 'Gas - Food - Lodging'2006 This Film Is Not Yet Rated
as Interviewee2002 The Making of Border Radio
as herself1998 Welcome to Hollywood

TV Shows/Series with Allison Anders as Actress(2)

Movies with Allison Anders as Crew(20)

Directing/Director2017 Beaches
Production/Executive Producer2014 I Believe in Unicorns
Directing/Director2013 Ring of Fire
Directing/Director2013 Strutter
Writing/Writer2013 Strutter
Directing/Director2011 A Crush on You
Directing/Director2001 Things Behind the Sun
Writing/Writer2001 Things Behind the Sun
Directing/Director1999 Sugar Town
Writing/Writer1999 Sugar Town
Directing/Director1996 Grace of My Heart
Writing/Writer1996 Grace of My Heart
Directing/Director1995 Four Rooms
Writing/Writer1995 Four Rooms
Directing/Director1994 Mi Vida Loca
Writing/Writer1994 Mi Vida Loca
Directing/Director1992 Gas Food Lodging
Writing/Screenplay1992 Gas Food Lodging
Directing/Director1987 Border Radio
Production/Production Assistant1984 Paris, Texas

TV Shows/Series with Allison Anders as Crew(10)

Directing/Director2018 Mayans M.C.
Directing/Director2017 Riverdale
Directing/Director2017 Time After Time
Directing/Director2009 Southland
Directing/Director2008 The Mentalist
Directing/Director2006 Men in Trees
Directing/Director2006 What About Brian
Directing/Director2004 The L Word
Directing/Director2003 Cold Case
Directing/Director2000 Grosse Pointe

Full Name: Allison Anders
Born: Tuesday, 11/16 1954 (November) in Ashland, Kentucky (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 66 years + 308 days)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television
Employer: University of California, Santa Barbara
Allison Anders frequently works together with these people:
Kurt Voss (8x, Crew)
Dean Lent (6x, Crew)
Elijah Drenner (5x, Crew)
Ilene Chaiken (5x, Crew)
Eoghan Mahony (5x, Crew)
Ken Woodruff (5x, Crew)
Robert Fischer (5x, Crew)
Lee Garlington (4x, Actress)
Patrick Fischler (4x, Actor)
Bruno Heller (4x, Crew)
Rose Troche (4x, Crew)
Dana Stevens (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:14207, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 08/26/2021