Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino (born March 27, 1963) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and actor. Emerging on the independent film scene in early 1990s with Reservoir Dogs (1992) and Pulp Fiction (1994), he developed an iconic filmmaking style characterized by nonlinear storylines, satirical subject matter, violence, extended dialogue scenes, ensemble casts, references to pop culture, and a tendency to draw from neo-noir, gangster, grindhouse, western and other genre films. Tarantino’s films have earned him a variety of awards including Academy Awards, Golden Globes, BAFTAs and Palme d’Or wins, and he has been nominated for various Emmy and Grammy Awards.

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