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Fri, 11 Jan 2013 14:15:00 GMT | By Natasha Sporn
Films and directors discovered at Sundance

Bryan Singer - 1995



'The Usual Suspects' (1995) proved to be one of Singer's classic and best works (© c.Gramercy/Everett/REX Features)
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  • Many of David O. Russell's indie films have been discovered at Sundance (© Wireimage/Getty Images)
  • 'The Usual Suspects' (1995) proved to be one of Singer's classic and best works (© c.Gramercy/Everett/REX Features)
  • Todd Solondz's indie comedy about a 7th grader (© c.Sony Pics/Everett/REX Features)
  • Director Wes Anderson with actor Owen Wilson (© Everett Collection/REX Features)
  • Daniel Myrick's horror film revolved around the story of three missing students (© Moviestore Collection/REX Features)
  • Christian Bale and Matt Ross star in the 2000 thriller (© c.Lions Gate/Everett/REX Features)
  • Guy Pearce as Leonard Shelby (© c.Newmarket/Everett/REX Features)
  • A young Jake Gyllenhaal played Donnie Darko (© Everett Collection/REX Features)
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It wasn't so much these films that were great discoveries of Sundance but its director. In 1993, Public Access propelled Bryan Singer onto the directing scene but The Usual Suspects, his 1995 contribution to Sundance,  truly engrained his name in the books.

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