52nd edition

James Mangold

Born in New York city, he grew up in the Hudson Valley. He wrote screenplays for the Hollywood connexion or not. He wrote an animation for Disney, Oliver & Company, and various dramas for TV. His parents were famous painters: Robert and Sylvia Mangold. He made several short films so that attracted great attention when he was a student at the California Institute for the Arts, at Columbia University and at the Sundance Institute. Heavy is his first feature film.