Martin Scorsese
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United States
2019

Sikelia Productions

Martin
Scorsese

Film Director

Given the long list of classics crafted by Scorsese — whose name is synonymous with filmmaking — it’s hard to believe he has only one Oscar (for directing 2006’s “The Departed”). Perhaps that will change with his critically-lauded Netflix feature “The Irishman,” which reunites him with Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci (along with “Godfather” star Al Pacino) and the gangster milieu they explored in “Goodfellas” and “Casino.” Academy voters are likely to be less kind to Netflix’s “Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese,” a mischievous doc about the singer’s legendary 1975 tour that purposefully plays fast and loose with the facts. Scorsese has also shot an untitled docudrama for the streamer starring De Niro, Sharon Stone and Meryl Streep.

Career

  • THE IRISHMAN
  • THE DEPARTED
  • TAXI DRIVER

Education

  • New York University (NY, USA)

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