George Hickenlooper

Director, Writer, Producer

Director, Writer, Producer


George Hickenlooper graduated from Yale University in 1986. He was born on May 25, 1963 in St. Louis, Missouri and raised there, Boston, and San Francisco. His interest in film began in childhood and stemmed from his great-uncle's (Leopold Stokowski) involvement in the movie Fantasia (1940). Hickenlooper's interest also bloomed from his father ...
Birth date
1963-05-25
Death date
2010-10-30
Awards
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 6 wins & 8 nominations.

Known For


Dogtown
Dogtown
Director (1997)
Casino Jack
Casino Jack
Director (2010)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorCasino Jack2010
Director'Hick' Town
(Documentary)
2009
DirectorOut in the City
(Documentary short)
2009
DirectorSpeechless
(TV Movie documentary)
2008
DirectorFactory Girl2006
DirectorBizarre Love Triangle
(Short)
2005
DirectorMayor of the Sunset Strip
(Documentary)
2003
DirectorThe Man from Elysian Fields2001
DirectorThe Big Brass Ring1999
DirectorThe Big Brass Ring
(Documentary short)
1997
DirectorDogtown1997
DirectorMonte Hellman: American Auteur
(Documentary short)
1997
DirectorPersons Unknown1996
DirectorCrosstown Traffic
(TV Movie)
1995
DirectorAmerica's Most Wanted: America Fights Back
(TV Series documentary) (1 episode) - Hutzenlaub (1995)
1995
DirectorThe Low Life1995
DirectorSome Folks Call It a Sling Blade
(Short)
1994
DirectorGrey Knight1993
DirectorPicture This: The Times of Peter Bogdanovich in Archer City, Texas
(Documentary)
1991
DirectorHearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
(Documentary)
1991
DirectorArt, Acting, and the Suicide Chair: Dennis Hopper
(TV Movie documentary)
1988
RoleTitleYear
WriterSpeechless
(TV Movie documentary) (written by)
2008
WriterBizarre Love Triangle
(Short)
2005
WriterMayor of the Sunset Strip
(Documentary) (writer)
2003
WriterThe Big Brass Ring
(screenplay)
1999
WriterThe Big Brass Ring
(Documentary short) (adaptation)
1997
WriterDogtown
(written by)
1997
WriterMonte Hellman: American Auteur
(Documentary short)
1997
WriterThe Low Life1995
WriterPicture This: The Times of Peter Bogdanovich in Archer City, Texas
(Documentary)
1991
WriterHearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse
(Documentary)
1991
WriterArt, Acting, and the Suicide Chair: Dennis Hopper
(TV Movie documentary)
1988
RoleTitleYear
ProducerJohnnie Be Good
(executive producer) (announced)
Producer'Hick' Town
(Documentary) (producer)
2009
ProducerSpeechless
(TV Movie documentary) (producer)
2008
ProducerRhineland
(executive producer)
2007
ProducerMagnus, Inc.
(Short) (executive producer)
2007
ProducerCanvas
(co-executive producer)
2006
ProducerSecrets of the Code
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2006
ProducerGhosts of Cité Soleil
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2006
ProducerSome Folks Call It a Sling Blade
(Short) (producer)
1994
RoleTitleYear
ActorFactory Girl
Documentarian (uncredited)
2006
ActorThe Last Express
(Video Game) Cook
1997
ActorPersons Unknown
Cigar Cop
1996
ActorThe Low Life
Priest
1995
ActorGrey Knight
Painter
1993
RoleTitleYear
Cinematographer'Hick' Town
(Documentary)
2009
RoleTitleYear
Camera and Electrical DepartmentBeach Balls
(Still Photographer)
1988
RoleTitleYear
EditorSome Folks Call It a Sling Blade
(Short)
1994
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewThe Drifter
(production assistant)
1988
RoleTitleYear
ThanksNightmare Code
(special thanks)
2014
ThanksBlack Cadillacs
(Short) (dedicatee)
2011
ThanksCommitted: The Toronto International Film Festival
(TV Movie documentary) (special thanks)
2010
ThanksCasino Jack
(this film is dedicated in loving memory of)
2010
ThanksConvention
(Documentary) (thanks)
2009
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Reckoning: Hollywood's Worst Kept Secret
(Documentary) Self
2018
SelfUnauthorized: The Harvey Weinstein Project
(Documentary) Self
2011
SelfCorman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel
(Documentary) Self
2011
Self'Hick' Town
(Documentary) Self
2009
SelfThe Real Edie
(Video documentary short) Self
2007
SelfTrailers from Hell
(TV Series) Self
2007
SelfBizarre Love Triangle
(Short) Self
2005
SelfDinner for Five
(TV Series) Self - Special Guest - Episode #3.12 (2004) ... Self - Special Guest
2004
SelfMayor of the Sunset Strip
(Documentary) Self
2003
SelfBeing Mick
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2001
SelfKaren Black: Actress at Work
(Documentary) Self
1999
SelfThe Big Brass Ring
(Documentary short) Self (uncredited)
1997
SelfPicture This: The Times of Peter Bogdanovich in Archer City, Texas
(Documentary) Interviewer
1991
SelfArt, Acting, and the Suicide Chair: Dennis Hopper
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1988
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageThe 83rd Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Memorial Tribute
2011