Paul Greengrass
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"Paul Greengrass" is an English film director, screenwriter and former journalist. He specialises in dramatisations of real-life events and is known for his signature use of hand-held cameras. Films he has directed include two in the Bourne (film series)/Bourne series, The Bourne Supremacy (film)/The Bourne Supremacy (2004) and The Bourne Ultimatum (film)/The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), United 93 (film)/United 93 (2006), for which he won the BAFTA Award for Best Direction/BAFTA Award for Best Director, and received an Academy Award for Best Director nomination, Green Zone (film)/Green Zone (2010) and Captain Phillips (film)/Captain Phillips (2013).

Greengrass is ranked the fifth most commercially successful British director since 2001 after David Yates, Christopher Nolan, Mike Newell (director)/Mike Newell and Ridley Scott. He is currently the president of Directors UK.

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