Robert Zemeckis – Director

Robert Zemeckis is a ‘whiz-kid’ with special effects. He is from the Spielberg camp of film-making. Steven Spielberg produced many of his films. Robert worked on special effects from block-buster films such as Who Framed Roger Rabbit and Back To The Future. Forrest Gump was his most successful film. He is shown as an auteur because he is recognized for his constant movement of the camera and his ability to create a dramatic and mysterious atmosphere which leaves the audience in curiosity. Some people see him as an ‘amateur’ director because the camera is always moving.