Oscar-Winning Director Jonathan Demme passes away

American Director Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director behind classics like The Silence of the Lambs and Philadelphia, died in New York.

He was 73 years old. The cause was esophageal cancer and complications from heart disease. Demme made a name for himself as a filmmaker who voraciously tackled a variety of genres, easily switching from horror to drama to documentary. The Silence of the Lambs, released in 1991 was his most famous work.

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    Source- The New York Times
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