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Demme at the 2015 Montclair Film Festival
Robert Jonathan Demme
February 22, 1944
|Died||April 26, 2017
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Florida|
|Occupation||Film director, film producer, screenwriter|
|Relatives||Ted Demme (nephew)|
|Awards||Academy Award for Best Director
1992 The Silence of the Lambs
Robert Jonathan Demme (February 22, 1944 – April 26, 2017) was an American filmmaker. He was born in Baldwin, New York. He was best known for directing The Silence of the Lambs, for which he won an Academy Award. He directed and co-produced Philadelphia and Rachel Getting Married.
His nephew Ted Demme (1963-2002) was a filmmaker.
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