Date of Birth:
23 October 1936
Philip Kaufman created 8 movies in the Western, Music, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Drama, Action, Adventure, History, Romance, Biography, Crime genres.
Philip Kaufman got succeed with average imdb rating 7.
Born in Chicago, IL, writer/director Philip Kaufman makes accessible American art films and stays out of the Los Angeles area, preferring the home base of San Francisco, working with his wife, Rose, and his son Peter. After studying at the University of Chicago and Harvard Law School, he taught English in Europe and began work on a novel. He got into filmmaking in the '60s after traveling to California to meet his literary mentor, Henry Miller.
His first two films were satirical... Read more