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1,373 Ratings

American Movie

Directed by Chris Smith
United States, 1999
Documentary, Comedy


Documentary about an aspiring filmmaker’s attempts to finance his dream project by finally completing the low-budget horror film he abandoned years before.

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American Movie Directed by Chris Smith

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

1999 | Winner: Grand Jury Prize (Documentary Competition)

Independent Spirit Awards

2001 | Nominee: Producers Award

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