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Robert Jonathan Demme (born February 22, 1944) is an American filmmaker. He was born in Baldwin, Nassau County, New York. He is best known for directing The Silence of the Lambs, for which he won an Academy Award. He directed and co-produced Philadelphia.

His nephew Ted Demme (1963-2002) was a filmmaker.


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