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Thom Andersen Net Worth

Thom Andersen Net Worth is
$900,000

Thom Andersen Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Thom Andersen (born 1943, Chicago) is a filmmaker, film critic and teacher. He attended Berkeley in the early 1960s and then returned to his hometown of Los Angeles to attend USC School of Cinematic Arts, where he studied with Arthur Knight and eventually assisted on Knight's project The History of Sex in Cinema. While at USC Andersen met long-time friend and collaborator Morgan Fisher, who assisted on Andersen's student film Melting, a portrait of a sundae. He regularly attended local screening series including shows by the Trak Film Group and Movies 'Round Midnight and famously wrote about an unpopular screening of Andy Warhol's Sleep. After USC, Andersen attended UCLA and completed his experimental documentaries Olivia's Place and Eadweard Muybridge, Zoopraxographer. During the 1970s, his films screened at Los Angeles' Theatre Vanguard and Berkeley's Pacific Film Archive. He was the programmer for LA Filmforum in Los Angeles during the late 90's. Andersen's film Los Angeles Plays Itself won the National Film Board Award for Best Documentary at the 2003 Vancouver International Film Festival, was voted best documentary of 2004 by the Village Voice Critic's Poll, and was voted one of the Top Ten Films of the Decade by critics at Cinema Scope. In 2010 he completed Get Out of the Car, a portrait of signs and abandoned spaces set to Los Angeles music. In spring 2012, Andersen took part in the three month exposition of Whitney Biennial.He has taught at the SUNY Buffalo and Ohio State University. He currently teaches film theory and history at the California Institute of the Arts.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of Birth1943, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Place Of BirthChicago, Illinois, USA
ProfessionDirector, Writer, Producer
EducationUSC School of Cinematic Arts
AwardsGuggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada
#Fact
1Teaches film theory at the California Institute of the Arts (Cal Arts).
2His home, in the Los Feliz district of L.A., was renovated in the 1930s by architect R. M. Schindler.

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Juke: Passages from the Films of Spencer Williams2015Documentary short
The Thoughts That Once We Had2015Documentary
The Tony Longo Trilogy2014Short
Reconversão2012Documentary
Get Out of the Car2010Documentary short
Los Angeles Plays Itself2003Documentary
Red Hollywood1996Video documentary
Eadweard Muybridge, Zoopraxographer1975Documentary

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Reconversão2012Documentary
Los Angeles Plays Itself2003Documentary text
Eadweard Muybridge, Zoopraxographer1975Documentary

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Thoughts That Once We Had2015Documentary executive producer
Los Angeles Plays Itself2003Documentary producer
Eadweard Muybridge, Zoopraxographer1975Documentary producer

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Juke: Passages from the Films of Spencer Williams2015Documentary short
The Thoughts That Once We Had2015Documentary

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Klassenverhältnisse1984Die Amerikaner

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Eadweard Muybridge, Zoopraxographer1975Documentary animation photography

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jeffrey2015Short special thanks
Lake Los Angeles2014special thanks
Pearblossom Hwy2012special thanks
Maurice2011Documentary short thanks
Littlerock2010thanks
I dysi2010Short thanks
A. Effect2008Short thanks
South Main2008Documentary thanks
Eating Out2004/Ispecial thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Twenty Cigarettes2011DocumentaryHimself

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2004Independent/Experimental Film and Video AwardLos Angeles Film Critics Association AwardsLos Angeles Plays Itself (2003)
2003Best Documentary FeatureVancouver International Film FestivalLos Angeles Plays Itself (2003)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2010New Vision AwardCPH:DOXGet Out of the Car (2010)

Known for movies


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