Granik at the 2011 Film Independent Spirit Awards
|Born||February 6, 1963|
|Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA|
Debra Granik is an American independent film director and screenwriter. She has won a series of awards at the Sundance Film Festival, including Best Short in 1998 for Snake Feed (her first film, made while a student at New York University), the Dramatic Directing Award in 2004 for her first feature-length film, Down to the Bone (a tale of addiction she co-scripted with Richard Lieske), and the Grand Jury Prize for Drama in 2010 and Prix du jury at Deauville American Film Festival 2010 for her second feature, Winter's Bone.