Alfred HitchcockAlfred Hitchcock
13 August 1899, British
Film Director and Producer
Cecil Blount DeMilleCecil B. DeMille
12 August 1881, American
Film Director, Producer

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

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

Jean CocteauJean Cocteau
05 July 1889, French
Novelist, Poet, Artist & Filmmaker

Frank CapraFrank Capra
18 May 1897, Italian, American
Film Director
Howard HawksHoward Hawks
30 May 1896, American
Director

George CukorGeorge Cukor
07 July 1899, American
Film Director

Victor FlemingVictor Fleming
23 February 1889, 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

William Desmond TaylorWilliam Desmond Taylor
26 April 1872, Irish, American
Actor, Director
Michael CurtizMichael Curtiz
24 December 1886, American
Film Director

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

William A. WellmanWilliam A. Wellman
29 February 1896, American
Director
Josef von SternbergJosef von Sternberg
29 May 1894, American
Film Director

Henry HathawayHenry Hathaway
13 March 1898, American
Film Director
Leo McCareyLeo McCarey
03 October 1898, American
Film Director

Frank BorzageFrank Borzage
23 April 1894, American
Film Director, Actor

W. S. Van DykeW. S. Van Dyke
21 March 1889, American
Film Director
Norman TaurogNorman Taurog
23 February 1899, American
Film Director

Allan DwanAllan Dwan
03 April 1885, American
Director
William DieterleWilliam Dieterle
15 July 1893, German
Actor, Director

Gregory La CavaGregory La Cava
10 March 1892, American
Film 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

Georges MélièsGeorges Méliès
08 December 1861, French
Actor, Film director, Animator, Film editor,

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

Alice Guy-BlachéAlice Guy-Blaché
01 July 1873, French
Film producer, Actor, Film director, Screenwriter
F. W. MurnauF. W. Murnau
28 December 1888, German
Film director, Screenwriter

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Ernst LubitschErnst Lubitsch
29 January 1892, German, American
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,

Adolph ZukorAdolph Zukor
07 January 1873, American
Film producer

Cosima WagnerCosima Wagner
24 December 1837, German
Composer, Writer, Director

Kenji MizoguchiKenji Mizoguchi
16 May 1898, Japanese
Film director, Screenwriter
Douglas SirkDouglas Sirk
26 April 1897, Danish
Film director

Carl Theodor DreyerCarl Theodor Dreyer
03 February 1889, Danish
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor
Edward Gordon CraigEdward Gordon Craig
16 January 1872, Irish, British
Actor, Director, Illustrator, Scenographer,

René ClairRené Clair
11 November 1898, French
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,

Abel GanceAbel Gance
25 October 1889, French
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,
Joris IvensJoris Ivens
18 November 1898
Film director, Film producer, Film editor,

Erwin PiscatorErwin Piscator
17 December 1893, German
Theatre director
Robert WieneRobert Wiene
27 April 1873
Film director, Screenwriter

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

Constantin StanislavskiConstantin Stanislavski
17 January 1863, Russian
 

Hans RichterHans Richter
06 April 1888, German
painter, art historian, artist

Shōzō MakinoShōzō Makino
22 September 1878, Japanese