Francis Ford Coppola. American film director, producer and screenwriter. He is widely acclaimed as one of Hollywood's most innovative and influential film directors. His directorial fame escalated with the release of The Godfather (1972).
Billy Wilder. Austro-Hungarian-born American filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, artist, and journalist, whose career spanned more than 50 years and 60 films. He is regarded as one of the most brilliant and versatile filmmakers of Hollywood's golden age. Wilder is one of only five people to have won Academy Awards as producer, director, and writer for the same film (The Apartment).