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Kathryn Ann Bigelow (/ˈbɪɡəˌl/; born November 27, 1951)[1] is an American film director, producer, an writer. Her films include the vampire Western horror film Near Dark (1987), the action crime film Point Break (1991), the science fiction action thriller Strange Days (1995), the mystery thriller The Weight of Water (2000), the submarine thriller K-19: The Widowmaker (2002), the war film The Hurt Locker (2009), the action thriller war film Zero Dark Thirty (2012), an the short film Last Days of Ivory (2014). The Hurt Locker wan the 2009 Academy Awaird for Best Pictur an the BAFTA Awaird for Best Film, an wis nominated for the 2009 Gowden Globe Awaird for Best Drama.

Kathryn Bigelow
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Bigelow at the 82nt Academy Awairds, 2010
Born Kathryn Ann Bigelow
(1951-11-27) 27 November 1951 (age 67)
San Carlos, California, U.S.
Alma mater San Francisco Art Institute
Columbia University
Thrift Director, producer, writer
Years active 1978–present
Notable wirk(s) The Hurt Locker, Zero Dark Thirty, Near Dark, Strange Days, Point Break
Hauf-marrae(s) James Cameron (1989–1991)


  1. "Bigelow, Kathryn". Current Biography Yearbook 2010. Ipswich, MA: H.W. Wilson. 2010. pp. 38–42. ISBN 9780824211134.