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Table 4 Top 20 directors: each item contains the number of golden (G), silver (S) and Bronze (B) points collected, the year of the first and last movies, and the number of films directed in total

From: Identification of key films and personalities in the history of cinema from a Western perspective

Rank Name G S B Career Movies
1 Hitchcock, Alfred (I) 22 9 4 (1925 - 1976) 47
2 Spielberg, Steven 18 3 2 (1964 - 2020) 33
3 De Palma, Brian 14 5 0 (1968 - 2012) 29
4 Hawks, Howard 12 4 3 (1927 - 1970) 39
5 Ford, John (I) 12 4 2 (1917 - 1966) 59
6 Scorsese, Martin (I) 11 6 2 (1967 - 2014) 33
7 Bergman, Ingmar 11 2 1 (1946 - 1986) 33
8 Kubrick, Stanley 11 1 1 (1953 - 1999) 13
9 Thomas, Gerald (I) 11 1 1 (1958 - 1992) 33
10 Honda, IshirĊ 10 8 2 (1954 - 1990) 30
11 Lang, Fritz (I) 10 1 2 (1919 - 1960) 33
12 Tarantino, Quentin 10 1 0 (1987 - 2015) 13
13 Cronenberg, David 10 1 0 (1975 - 2014) 19
14 Curtiz, Michael 9 12 7 (1922 - 1961) 77
15 Walsh, Raoul 9 5 4 (1914 - 1964) 57
16 Carpenter, John (I) 9 5 2 (1974 - 2010) 18
17 Eastwood, Clint 9 4 4 (1971 - 2016) 34
18 Burton, Tim (I) 9 2 2 (1985 - 2019) 17
19 Landis, John (I) 9 2 1 (1973 - 2010) 19
20 Rodriguez, Robert (I) 9 2 0 (1992 - 2014) 18