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Francis Lawrence

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Director whose most widely known movies include Constantine, We Am Tale, and Drinking water for Elephants. He also aimed three installments through the Hunger Video games franchise: Catching Fireplace, Mockingjay – Component 1 and Mockingjay – Component 2. He gained a bachelor’s level in film creation from Loyola Marymount College or university Film College. In 1993, he proved helpful as an helper movie director for the film Marching out of your time. In 2012, he aimed and executive created the first bout of FOX’s series Contact. His dad was a physicist who trained classes at California Condition College or university, Northridge. He earned a Grammy for directing the music video for Female Gaga’s tune “Bad Love.”

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Full Name Francis Lawrence
Date Of Birth March 26, 1971
Died April 16, 2013, Mount Laurel Township, New Jersey, United States
Place Of Birth Vienna, Austria
Profession Director
Education Loyola Marymount University
Nationality Austrian, American
Awards Grammy Award for Best Music Video, Latin Grammy Award for Best Short Form Music Video
Nominations Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form
Movies Red Sparrow, The Mockingjay Double Feature, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Water for Elephants, I Am Legend, Constantine, Britney Spears: Greatest Hits: My Prerogative, Waterloo Road The Movie, Jennifer Lopez: Feelin' So Good
Star Sign Aries

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#Fact
1Is a popular music video director, having directed videos for artists such as Britney Spears, Will Smith, Sarah McLachlan, and Aerosmith. He won a Grammy for Best Short Form Music Video for Lady Gaga's Bad Romance.


Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Touch2012-2013TV Series executive producer - 26 episodes
Kings2009TV Series executive producer - 12 episodes

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Red Sparrow2017filming
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 22015
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 12014
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire2013
Touch2012TV Series 1 episode
Gotham2012TV Movie
Water for Elephants2011
Kings2009TV Series 3 episodes
Lady Gaga: Bad Romance2009Video short
I Am Legend2007
OK Go: Oh No Special Edition2006Video short
Constantine2005
Britney Spears: Greatest Hits - My Prerogative2004Video video "I'm a Slave 4 U"
From Janet. To Damita Jo: The Videos2004Video documentary videos "Someone to Call My Lover", "Son of a Gun", "All Nite"
Jennifer Lopez: The Reel Me2003Video videos "Waiting for Tonight ", "Play"
Will Smith: Black Suits Comin' (Nod Ya Head)2002Video short
Britney: The Videos2001Video documentary short segment "I'm A Slave 4 U"
Green Day: International Supervideos!2001Video video "Warning"
Britney Spears: I'm a Slave 4 U2001Video short
Shakira: Whenever, Wherever2001Video short
Jennifer Lopez: Feelin' So Good2000Video documentary video "Waiting for Tonight"

Assistant Director

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Marching Out of Time1993first assistant director

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pitch Perfect 22015special thanks
I Am Legend: Awakening - Story 1: Sacrificing the Few for the Many2008Video short special thanks
I Am Legend: Awakening - Story 3: Shelter2008Video short special thanks
I Am Legend: Awakening - Story 4: Death as a Gift2008Video short special thanks
Cautionary Tale: The Science of 'I Am Legend'2008Video documentary special thanks
I Am Legend: Awakening - Story 2: Isolation2007Video short special thanks
Constantine2005Video Game special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Made in Hollywood2013-2016TV SeriesHimself
Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition2016TV SeriesHimself
Días de cine2011-2015TV SeriesHimself
Film '722015TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Hunger Games: The Phenomenon2015TV Movie documentaryHimself
Combat Zone: Stunts of Mockingjay Part 12015Video shortHimself
Rubble and Ashes: District 132015Video shortHimself
The Propos Team: Mockingjay Propaganda Films2015Video shortHimself
Utilitarian Chic: Makeup and Costumes2015Video shortHimself
Straight from the Heart: A Tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman2015Video shortHimself
The Hunger Games: Capitol Cuisine2014Video documentary shortHimself
IMDb: What to Watch2014TV Series documentaryHimself
Inside District 12: The Hob2014Video documentary shortHimself
One Vision: A Faithful Adaptation of Catching Fire2014Video shortHimself
The Hunger Games: Battling the Clock Arena2014Video documentary shortHimself
The Hunger Games: Bringing Panem to Life2014Video documentary shortHimself
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire - Taking Aim: Stunts and Weapons2014Video documentary shortHimself
The Hunger Games: The Quarter Quell Cast2014Video documentary shortHimself
The Look of 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'2014Video documentary shortHimself
The Quell: On Location in Hawaii2014Video documentary shortHimself
Cinema 32011-2013TV SeriesHimself
North by Northwest: One for the Ages2009Video documentary shortHimself
The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style2009Video documentaryHimself
Victor Fleming: Master Craftsman2009Video documentary shortHimself
MAD & the City2009TV SeriesHimself
I Am Legend: The Making of Shots2008Video shortHimself
The Making of 'I Am Legend'2008Video shortHimself
Cautionary Tale: The Science of 'I Am Legend'2008Video documentaryHimself
Creating 'I Am Legend'2008Video documentaryHimself
20 heures le journal2007TV SeriesHimself
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2007TV SeriesHimself
HBO First Look1999-2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Caiga quien caiga2005TV SeriesHimself
Unscripted2005TV SeriesHimself
Filmography2005TV Series documentaryHimself - Director
Making the Video1999-2001TV Series documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics2010Video documentaryHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015CinemaCon AwardCinemaCon, USADirector of the Year
2014Rembrandt AwardRembrandt AwardsBest International Film (Beste Buitenlandse Film)The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
2011GrammyGrammy AwardsBest Short Form Music VideoLady Gaga: Bad Romance (2009)· Lady Gaga
· Heather Heller (video producer)
2005Audience Jury AwardFantasportoFeature FilmConstantine (2005)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgia CinemaGeorgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015)· Peter Craig
· Danny Strong
2015Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgia CinemaGeorgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014)· Peter Craig
· Danny Strong
2014Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest DirectorThe Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
2014Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgia CinemaGeorgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)· Michael Arndt
· Simon Beaufoy
2014HugoHugo AwardsBest Dramatic Presentation - Long FormThe Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)· Simon Beaufoy (writer)
· Michael Arndt (writer)
2014Bradbury AwardScience Fiction and Fantasy Writers of AmericaThe Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)· Simon Beaufoy (written by)
· Michael Arndt (written by)
2010Best Music VideoCamerimageLady Gaga: Bad Romance (2009)


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