R. J. Cutler



Born in 1962 in New York, he grad­u­at­ed from Har­vard Uni­ver­si­ty in 1984. He began his career by pro­duc­ing D.A. Pen­nebak­er and Chris Hegedu’s The War Room, an Oscar-nom­i­nat­ed doc­u­men­tary about Bill Clin­ton pres­i­den­tial cam­paign of 1992. He then direct­ed sev­er­al acclaimed doc­u­men­tary films, such as the 1998 Emmy-nom­i­nat­ed A Per­fect Can­di­date, the 2009 Sun­dance Award-win­ning The Sep­tem­ber Issue, and The World Accord­ing to Dick Cheney in 2013.

2020 Belushi — doc 

2014 If I Stay 

2013 The World Accord­ing to Dick Cheney — doc 

2009 The Sep­tem­ber Issue – doc 

1996 A Per­fect Can­di­date — doc

Related films

I’m booking my place ! 

Join us to fol­low the com­pe­ti­tion and meet the guest tal­ents of the Festival!


Online store

Take a sou­venir from the Festival

Visit the store