Date of Birth:
16 November 1954
Allison Anders played in 3 and created 2 movies in the Documentary, Drama, Romance, Music genres.
Allison Anders got succeed with average imdb rating 10.2.
Anders weathered a rough childhood and young adult life which not only encouraged an escapist penchant for making up characters but also an insider's sympathy for the strong but put-upon women who people her films. Growing up in rural Kentucky, Anders would always remember hanging onto her father's leg at age five as he abandoned her family. Traveling frequently with her mother and sisters, Anders would later be raped at age 12, endure abuse from a stepfather who once threatened her with a gun, ... Read more