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Kathryn Ann Bigelow is an American film director. Her best-known films are the cult horror film Near Dark (1987), the surfer/bank robbery action picture Point Break (1991), the historical/mystery film The Weight of Water (2000) and the war drama The Hurt Locker (2008). The Hurt Locker won the 2010 Academy Award for Best Picture, won the BAFTA Award for Best Film, and was nominated for the 2010 Golden Globe Award for Best Drama. With The Hurt Locker, Bigelow became the first woman to win the Academy Award for Best Director, the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing, the BAFTA Award for Best Direction, and the Critics' Choice Award for Best Director. In April 2010, Bigelow was named to the Time 100 list of most influential people of the year.
November 27, 1951, San Carlos, California, USA
1981 The LovelessWriter and Director 1983 Born in FlamesNewspaper editor 1987 Near DarkDirector and Screenplay 1990 Blue SteelScreenplay and Director 1991 Point BreakDirector 1995 Strange DaysDirector 1996 UndertowWriter 2001 The Weight of WaterDirector 2002 K-19: The WidowmakerProducer and Director 2008 The Hurt Locker (Jamaican)Producer and Director 2012 Zero Dark ThirtyDirector and Producer 2014 And the Oscar Goes To... 2015 Cartel LandExecutive Producer 2017 DetroitProducer and Director 2019 Triple FrontierExecutive ProducerLimited to the 15 most popular items