Gus Van Sant
Date of Birth
Jul 24, 1952
Birth Place:
Louisville, KY

Biography

A director who is capable of crafting both deeply unconventional independent films and mainstream crowd-pleasers, Gus Van Sant has managed to carve an enviable niche for himself in Hollywood. In the years that followed his debut in 1985 with Mala Noche, Van Sant established himself as one of the most vital directorial voices in the U.S. The son of a traveling salesman who rapidly worked his way...