David Gordon Green is one of the leading writer/directors of his generation. Raised in Texas, David attended The North Carolina School of the Arts where he studied film. By 23, David had written and directed his first feature film, the critically adored George Washington, which was selected for the prestigious New York Film Festival and won the New York Film Critics’ Prize and went on to win major festival awards internationally.
In 2013, David premiered his film Prince Avalanche at Sundance and went on to win Best Director at The Berlin Film Festival. Joe, starring Nicolas Cage and Tye Sheridan, premiered later in 2013 at Venice Film Festival. He followed up the success of his first film with All the Real Girls, Undertow and Snow Angels, before making his first major studio feature, the uproariously funny blockbuster Pineapple Express.
Manglehorn, starring Al Pacino, premiered at Venice in 2014 and Our Brand Is Crisis premiered at Venice in 2015.
David has also found success in television as Producer and Director of HBO hit Eastbound and Down, as Executive Producer and director of Amazon series Red Oaks, as well as, Producer and Director of the forthcoming HBO series Vice Principals.