|Born||May 31, 1979|
|Occupation||film director, writer, producer|
(m. 2006, divorced)
His movie credits as a producer include:
- Infinitely Polar Bear (2015), starring Mark Ruffalo and Zoe Saldana;
- Hello I Must Be Going (2012), nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival;
- Tony Kaye's Detachment (2011), starring Adrien Brody; Happythankyoumoreplease (2010), winner of the Audience Award at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival;
- Werner Herzog's My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done? (2009);
- Peter and Vandy (2009), nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival.
Stark made his writing and directorial debut with The Runner (2015), a political drama that follows a Louisiana congressman in the aftermath of the 2010 BP Oil Spill. The movie stars Nicolas Cage, Sarah Paulson, Connie Nielsen, and Peter Fonda. It was released in select theaters nationwide on August 7, 2015 by Alchemy.[needs update]
Austin Stark is currently writing and directing a medical thriller film called THE GOD COMMITTEE. It is currently in post-production and will be released in 2020. He is also working on a film called DITCH PLAINS, a thriller that he is writing and directing in 2020.
|2020||The God Committee||Feature Film||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|2015||The Runner (2015 film)||Feature Film||Yes||No||Yes|
|2015||Infinitely Polar Bear||Feature Film||No||Yes||No|
|2012||Hello I Must Be Going (2012 film)||Feature Film||No||Yes||No|
|2011||Detachment (film)||Feature Film||No||Yes||No|
|2009||Repo Chick||Feature Film||No||Yes||No|
|2009||My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done?||Feature Film||No||Yes||No|
|2009||Homecoming (2009 film)||Feature Film||No||Yes||No|
|2009||Peter and Vandy||Feature Film||No||Yes||No|
|2007||My Biodegradable Heart (Short)||Feature Film||No||Yes||No|
|2006||Love/Death/Cobain (Short)||Feature Film||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|2003||Killing Pedro Rivera (Short)||Feature Film||Yes||Yes||Yes|
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- "Substitute Teacher, Just Trying to Do Good by His Pupils - 'Detachment,' Starring Adrien Brody, Directed by Tony Kaye". The New York Times.
- Weintraub, Steve "Frosty". "Sundance Announces 2010 Award Winners: ANIMAL KINGDOM, THE RED CHAPEL, RESTREPO, and WINTER'S BONE Earn Grand Jury Prizes". Collider.
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