James Benning

Biography

Over the past thirty-five years James Benning (b. 1942) has played a central role in the history of American independent cinema by offering his rigorously structured yet wonderfully graceful films as extended meditations on the American landscape and its social and environmental histories. Benning’s...

4 titles Directing Acting Writing

Untitled Fragments

2017 · Director

4.5

Readers

2017 · Director

scorched earth

2016 · Director

Fall Equinox

2016 · Director

6.7

Natural History

2014 · Director

7.0

BNSF

2013 · Director

8.0

One Way Boogie Woogie

2012 · Director

4.5

Faces

2011 · Director

After Warhol

2011 · Director

5.9

Twenty Cigarettes

2011 · Director

7.6

RR

2007 · Director

7.1

Four Corners

1997 · Director

5.9

Deseret

1995 · Director

7.2

North on Evers

1992 · Director

7.6

Landscape Suicide

1987 · Director

6.7

Him and Me

1982 · Director

7.1

11 x 14

1977 · Director

0 titles Directing Acting Writing

6.7

Coming to Terms

2013 · The Father

1 titles Directing Acting Writing

7.6

Landscape Suicide

1987 · Writer