Charlie ChaplinCharlie Chaplin
16 April 1889, British
 
Alfred HitchcockAlfred Hitchcock
13 August 1899, British, American
Film Director

John FordJohn Ford
01 February 1894, American
Film Director & Producer

Cecil Blount DeMilleCecil B. DeMille
12 August 1881, American
Film Director, Producer

D. W. GriffithD. W. Griffith
22 January 1875, American
American director

Frank CapraFrank Capra
18 May 1897, Italian, American
Film Director
Jean CocteauJean Cocteau
05 July 1889, French
Novelist, Poet, Artist & Filmmaker

Howard HawksHoward Hawks
30 May 1896, American
Director

George CukorGeorge Cukor
07 July 1899, American
Film Director
Dadasaheb PhalkeDadasaheb Phalke
30 April 1870, Indian
Father of Indian Cinema

Jean RenoirJean Renoir
15 September 1894, French, American
Film Director, Actor, Producer
Michael CurtizMichael Curtiz
24 December 1886, American
Film Director

William Desmond TaylorWilliam Desmond Taylor
26 April 1872, Irish, American
Actor, Director

Victor FlemingVictor Fleming
23 February 1889, American
Film Director

King VidorKing Vidor
08 February 1894, American
Film Director and Producer

Josef von SternbergJosef von Sternberg
29 May 1894, American
Film Director
Henry HathawayHenry Hathaway
13 March 1898, American
Film Director

William A. WellmanWilliam A. Wellman
29 February 1896, American
Director

W. S. Van DykeW. S. Van Dyke
21 March 1889, American
Film Director

Leo McCareyLeo McCarey
03 October 1898, American
Film Director
Frank BorzageFrank Borzage
23 April 1894, American
Film Director, Actor

Norman TaurogNorman Taurog
23 February 1899, American
Film Director
Gregory La CavaGregory La Cava
10 March 1892, American
Film Director

William DieterleWilliam Dieterle
15 July 1893, German
Actor, Director

Allan DwanAllan Dwan
03 April 1885, American
Director
Walter LangWalter Lang
10 August 1896, American
Film Director

Robert Z. LeonardRobert Z. Leonard
07 October 1889, American
Film Director, Actor, Producer
Wesley RugglesWesley Ruggles
11 June 1889, American
Film Director

Jafar JabbarlyJafar Jabbarly
20 March 1899, Azerbaijani
Playwright

Roscoe ArbuckleRoscoe Arbuckle
24 March 1887, American
Actor
Douglas Fairbanks Sr.Douglas Fairbanks
23 May 1883, American
Actor

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Georges MélièsGeorges Méliès
08 December 1861, French
Actor, Film director, Animator, Film editor,
Konstantin StanislavskiKonstantin Stanislavski
17 January 1863, Russian
Actor

Raymond MasseyRaymond Massey
30 August 1896, Canadian, American
Actor

Harry CareyHarry Carey
16 January 1878, American
Actor

John GilbertJohn Gilbert
10 July 1897, American
Actor
Mabel NormandMabel Normand
09 November 1892, American
Actress
Max FleischerMax Fleischer
19 July 1883, American
Animator

Sir Alexander KordaSir Alexander Korda
16 September 1893, Hungarian, British
Film Director

Donald CrispDonald Crisp
27 July 1882, British
Actor

F. W. MurnauF. W. Murnau
28 December 1888, German
Film director
Ernst LubitschErnst Lubitsch
29 January 1892, German, American
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,

Ben HechtBen Hecht
28 February 1893, American
Screenwriter

James WhaleJames Whale
22 July 1889, British
Film director, Theatre director, Screenwriter

Thomas H. InceThomas H. Ince
16 November 1880, British, American
Film Producer

Eva Le GallienneEva Le Gallienne
11 January 1899, British, American
Actress
Mack SennettMack Sennett
17 January 1880, Canadian, American
Actor

Kenji MizoguchiKenji Mizoguchi
16 May 1898, Japanese
Director
Alice Guy-BlachéAlice Guy-Blaché
01 July 1873, French
Film producer, Actor, Film director, Screenwriter

Adolph ZukorAdolph Zukor
07 January 1873, American
Film producer

Dorothy GishDorothy Gish
11 March 1898, American
Actress
Cosima WagnerCosima Wagner
24 December 1837, German
Composer, Writer, Director

Carl Theodor DreyerCarl Theodor Dreyer
03 February 1889, Danish
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor
Douglas SirkDouglas Sirk
26 April 1897, Danish
Film director

Francis X. BushmanFrancis X. Bushman
10 January 1883, American
Actor

Thomas Dixon Jr.Thomas Dixon Jr.
11 January 1864, American
Politician

Tod BrowningTod Browning
12 July 1880, American
Director

Walter LantzWalter Lantz
27 April 1899, American
Cartoonist
Vsevolod MeyerholdVsevolod Meyerhold
09 February 1874, Russian
Theatre Director

William S. HartWilliam S. Hart
06 December 1864, American
Actor

Robert FlahertyRobert Flaherty
16 February 1884, American
Filmmaker

Victor SjöströmVictor Sjöström
20 September 1879, Swedish
Film Director
Lotte ReinigerLotte Reiniger
02 June 1899, German
Director

Max ReinhardtMax Reinhardt
09 September 1873, Austrian
Theatre Director
Lois WeberLois Weber
13 June 1879, American
Actress

Louis JouvetLouis Jouvet
24 December 1887, French
Actor

Max LinderMax Linder
16 December 1883, French
Actor
Edward Gordon CraigEdward Gordon Craig
16 January 1872, Irish, British
Actor, Director, Illustrator, Scenographer,

Veit HarlanVeit Harlan
22 September 1899, German
Director
Sam WoodSam Wood
10 July 1883, American
Director

G.W. PabstG.W. Pabst
25 August 1885, Austrian
Film Director

René ClairRené Clair
11 November 1898, French
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,
Howard LindsayHoward Lindsay
29 March 1889, American
Theatrical producer

Edwin S. PorterEdwin S. Porter
21 April 1870, American
Film Producer
Zoltan KordaZoltan Korda
03 June 1895, Hungarian, American
Filmmaker

Abel GanceAbel Gance
25 October 1889, French
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,

Robert WieneRobert Wiene
27 April 1873
Film director, Screenwriter

David BelascoDavid Belasco
25 July 1853, American
Theatrical Producer
Nunnally JohnsonNunnally Johnson
05 December 1897, American
Filmmaker
Rouben MamoulianRouben Mamoulian
08 October 1897, Armenian, Georgian, American
Film director

John GriersonJohn Grierson
26 April 1898, British
Film producer, Film director, Screenwriter

Lev KuleshovLev Kuleshov
13 January 1899, Russian
Filmmaker

J. Stuart BlacktonJ. Stuart Blackton
05 January 1875, British
Film Producer
Clarence BrownClarence Brown
10 May 1890, American
Film Director

Erwin PiscatorErwin Piscator
17 December 1893, German
Theatre director

Vsevolod PudovkinVsevolod Pudovkin
28 February 1893, Russian
Film director

Antoinette PerryAntoinette Perry
27 June 1888, American
Actress

Aleksandr DovzhenkoAleksandr Dovzhenko
10 September 1894, Russian
Screenwriter
Paul WegenerPaul Wegener
11 December 1874, German, Polish
Actor

Irving PichelIrving Pichel
24 June 1891, American
Actor and director
Hans RichterHans Richter
06 April 1888, German
painter, art historian, artist

Ernest B. SchoedsackErnest B. Schoedsack
08 June 1893, American
Cinematogropher
Lloyd BaconLloyd Bacon
04 December 1889, American
Director
Joris IvensJoris Ivens
18 November 1898
Film director, Film producer, Film editor,