Director George Hickenlooper dies at 47

November 1, 2010

George Hickenlooper, 47, was found dead in his apartment Oct. 30, 2010. The filmmaker was said to have died of natural causes.

Hickenlooper directed a variety of narrative features and documentaries in his career, and is best known for his Emmy award-winning work on “Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmakers Apocalypse,” “Factory Girl” and “Major of Sunset Strip.”

His latest movie, “Casino Jack,” is scheduled to be screened at the Starz Denver Film Festival.

Read more about Hickenlooper on the LA Times website: LA Times, Hickenlooper.

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