Woody Allen

Undoubtedly one of the greatest directors of all time and arguably the greatest comedy/romance director of all time, Allen has written and directed some of the most notable films in cinema history including: "Annie Hall", "Manhattan", "Hannah and Her Sisters", "Broadway Danny Rose", "Interiors", "Bullets over Broadway", "Crimes and Misdemeanors", "Husbands and Wives" and "Match Point".
Allen is celebrated for his ditinct style of cerebral film-making and writing which draws heavily from literature, philosophy, psychology, Judaism, European cinema and New York City, where he was born and has lived his entire life. Allen has won three Academy Awards and has been nominated a total of 21 times: fourteen as a screenwriter, six as a director, and one as an actor. He has more screenwriting Academy Award nominations than any other writer, all in the "Best Original Screenplay" category.
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