Robert J. Flaherty

Biography

Robert Joseph Flaherty, FRGS (/ˈflæ.ərti, ˈflɑː-/; February 16, 1884 – July 23, 1951) was an American filmmaker who directed and produced the first commercially successful feature-length documentary film, Nanook of the North (1922). The film made his reputation and nothing in his later life fully eq...

2 titles Directing Writing

7.3

The Titan: Story of Michelangelo

1950 · Director

6.9

Louisiana Story

1948 · Director

6.6

Elephant Boy

1937 · Director

1 titles Directing Writing

6.9

Louisiana Story

1948 · Writer