All is Lost - Robert Redford
All is Lost - Our Man (Robert Redford) ©2013 Roadside Attractions, photo by Daniel Daza

Everyone says Robert Redford is up for an Oscar for All Is Lost. You can check out this video feature with interviews from him and the production crew and see what you think…

All Is Lost star Robert Redford – Official Biog

All is Lost - Poster: Robert Redford
All is Lost – Poster; Our Man (Robert Redford) ©2013 Roadside Attractions

Robert Redford plays Our Man in All Is Lost

Robert Redford is an Academy Award-winning actor, director, producer, environmentalist and philanthropist whose legendary career has spanned decades. His credits represent one of American cinema’s most renowned bodies of work and include starring roles in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, The Sting and All the President’s Men.

His directorial credits include acclaimed films such as Ordinary People, A River Runs Through It and Quiz Show. He has been honored with numerous awards for his exceptional work both on and off screen.

Most recently, Redford directed and starred in The Company You Keep, alongside Nick Nolte and Shia LaBeouf.

He recently was in production on Captain America: The Winter Soldier, with Chris Evans and Scarlet Johansson.

Redford’s first Academy Award nomination was for Best Actor after 1973’s The Sting, opposite Paul Newman. He won the Oscar for Best Director in 1981 for Ordinary People and received an Honorary Academy Award in 2002.

In 2005 he was the recipient of Kennedy Center Honors for his distinguished achievement in the performing arts.

Redford’s passion is the Sundance Institute, which he founded in 1981. The Sundance Institute is dedicated to the support and development of emerging screenwriters and directors of vision, as well as the national and international exhibition of independent cinema. The Institute’s highly acclaimed screenwriter, director, playwright and producer labs take place at the Sundance Village mountain retreat in Utah.

The Sundance Film Festival is a program of the Institute and is internationally recognized as the world’s single most important showcase of independent cinema. Redford has further expanded the Sundance brand with The Sundance Channel, Sundance Cinemas, Sundance Londo and Sundance Entertainment.

Redford has been a noted environmentalist and activist since the early 1970s. He has served for almost 30 years as a trustee of the board of the Natural Resources Defense Council.

Colin Davies

The editor of Film Review Online