Jonathan Demme 1944-2017

Filmmaker Jonathan Demme passed away today at age 73. He had a varied career, working in many genres, including documentaries. His films are marked by great performances (especially from women), an eclectic use of music, and intimate close ups of actors in conversation. Demme loved all his characters, even Hannibal Lecter.
  1. Caged Heat (1974)
  2. Crazy Mama (1975)
  3. Fighting Mad (1976)
  4. Citizens Band (1977)
  5. Last Embrace (1979)
  6. Melvin & Howard (1980)
  7. Who Am I This Time? (1982)
  8. Swing Shift (1984)
  9. Stop Making Sense (1984)
  10. Something Wild (1986)
  11. Swimming to Cambodia (1987)
  12. Married to the Mob (1988)
  13. Silence of the Lambs (1991)
    Oscar for Best Director
  14. Philadelphia (1993)
  15. Storefront Hitchcock (1996)
  16. Beloved (1998)
  17. The Truth About Charlie (2002)
  18. The Agronomist (2003)
  19. The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
  20. Neil Young: Heart of Gold (2006)
  21. Jimmy Carter: Man of the Plains (2007)
  22. Rachel Getting Married (2008)
  23. A Master Builder (2013)
  24. Ricki and the Flash (2015)