Born Feb 5, 1948. From Hewlett, New York.
A master of the documentary, director Errol Morris has captivated critics and audiences alike throughout his nearly 35 years of filmmaking. Such major works as Gates of Heaven (1978), The Thin Blue Line (1988), and The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons From the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003). Morris is widely considered to be one of the most important and influential nonfiction filmmakers of all time.