Joel Coen has written, produced and directed films for 35 years. He has won the Academy Award four times, for best picture, director, original and adapted screenplay. His films have also won awards from, among others, The National Board of Review, The Golden Globes, BAFTA, The WGA and The DGA. At Cannes he has won the best director award — three times, the Grand Prix and the Palme D’Or. “The Ballad of Buster Scruggs” is his 18th feature film.