John Korty

Director · Writer · Actor
IVA Star Rating : 36
John Korty is an American film director and animator, best known for the television film The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman and the documentary Who Are the DeBolts? And Where Did They Get Nineteen Kids?, as well as the theatrical animated feature Twice Upon a Time. He has won an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature and several other major awards. read more

John Korty is an American film director and animator, best known for the television film The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman and the documentary Who Are the DeBolts? And Where Did They Get Nineteen Kids?, as well as the theatrical animated feature Twice Upon a Time. He has won an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature and several other major awards. He is described by the film critic Leonard Maltin as "a principled filmmaker who has worked both outside and within the mainstream, attempting to find projects that support his humanistic beliefs".

Born

Monday, 22 June 1936

Actor Filmography

1979 Emmy Outstanding Individual Achievement - Informational Program Won
1979 Emmy Outstanding Informational Program Nominated
1978 Oscar Best Documentary, Features Won
1976 Emmy Outstanding Writing in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy - Adaptation Nominated
1974 Emmy Best Directing in Drama - A Single Program - Comedy or Drama Won
1965 Oscar Best Documentary, Short Subjects Nominated
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