Robert Jonathan Demme was an American film director, producer, and screenwriter. He rose to prominence in the 1980s with his comedy films 'Melvin and Howard' , 'Swing Shift' , 'Something Wild' , and 'Married to the Mob' . He became best known for directing 'The Silence of the Lambs' , for which he won the Academy Award for Best Director. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Jonathan Demme has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2008 Forum.