|Birth Day||October 14, 1982|
|Birth Place||New York City, NY|
|Age||38 YEARS OLD|
Directed the critically acclaimed indie film Beasts of the Southern Wild.
He directed the short film The Origins of Electricity in 2006.
He suffered a shattered hip after getting in a car accident on his way to a screening of his film Glory at Sea.
He grew up with a younger sister named Eliza.
He was a fan of director Christopher Nolan.