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Laura Poitras

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 4 films, with $6,467,036 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2,055)
Best-Known Technical Roles: CitizenFour (Director), CitizenFour (Producer), Risk (Director), Risk (Producer), Risk (Editor)
Most productive collaborators: Edward Snowden, Mathilde Bonnefoy, Dirk Wilutzky, Steven Soderbergh, Jeff Skoll

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Box Office
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In Technical RolesDirector4$3,076,982$3,390,054$6,467,036
Executive Producer1$0$0$0

Weekend Estimates: Guardians Posts Marvelous $145 Million Debut

May 7th, 2017

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

It’s the first weekend in May, and that means it’s time for another installment from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Two years ago Avengers: Age of Ultron blasted out the gates with $191 million. Last year, Captain America: Civil War debuted with $179 million. And now, this weekend, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 will launch with a shade over $145 million, according to Disney’s Sunday morning estimate. The steady decline in opening numbers for those three films raises a few questions about the long-term future of the franchise, but there is no universe in which $145 million isn’t a great performance. More...

2014 - Awards Season: DGA - Winners

February 7th, 2015

Birdman poster

The Directors Guild of America were handed out Saturday night and the number surprises was... well, none. Birdman was expected to win and it did, while CitizenFour is rapidly becoming the Oscar-favorite. More...

2014 - Awards Season: DGA - Nominations

January 15th, 2015

Birdman poster

The Directors Guild of America were the last major Awards Season group to hand out their nominations and did so over two days this week. Not surprisingly, for the most part, the same group of films appear on this list as have appeared on the rest of the Awards Season nominations. Birdman, Boyhood, and The Imitation Game all make appearances, More...

Box Office
Box Office
Box Office
5/5/2017 Risk Director,
$200,219 $19,380 $219,599
10/24/2014 CitizenFour Director,
$2,800,870 $3,370,674 $6,171,544
11/14/2012 Shilton ha chok Executive Producer $0 $0 $0
5/7/2010 The Oath Director $42,273 $0 $42,273
8/4/2006 My Country My Country Director $33,620 $0 $33,620
Movies: 5Totals:$3,076,982$3,390,054$6,467,036