The Ballad of Buster Scruggs poster

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs 2018

About The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

Vignettes weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War. Following the tales of a sharp-shooting songster, a wannabe bank robber, two weary traveling performers, a lone gold prospector, a woman traveling the West to an uncertain future, and a motley crew of strangers undertaking a carriage ride.

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Cast

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Crew


Joel CoenDirector
Ethan CoenDirector
Zack Earl EdwardsAdditional second assistant director
David Tierney LernerAdditional second assistant director
Kevin LumleySecond assistant director
Jeremy ReisigSecond second assistant director
Paul SchmitzSecond assistant director
Zack SmithSecond second assistant director
Bob AndersonDirector


Joel CoenProducer
Ethan CoenProducer
Megan EllisonProducer
Sue NaegleProducer
Ellen ChenowethCasting
Karen Ruth GetchellProduction manager


Joel CoenEditor
Ethan CoenEditor


Bruno DelbonnelCinematography
Robin Myriah HatcherMakeup effects
Catherine FarrellPost production supervisor
Roderic DuffSpecial effects technician
David GreeneSpecial effects technician


Jess GonchorProduction design
Nancy HaighSet decoration
Stephen ChristensenArt direction

Costume & make-up

Mary ZophresCostume designer
Cydney CornellHair department head
Andreya JosephHairstylist
Rolf John KepplerKey makeup artist
Nichole MillerHairstylist
Jon ShroyerMakeup artist
Christien TinsleyMakeup department head
Sheila Trujillo-GomezMakeup artist
Corey WelkKey makeup artist


Carter BurwellOriginal music composer
Davi AquinoFoley recordist
Craig BerkeySupervising sound editor
Chelsea BodyFoley recordist
Brian BowlesDialogue editor
Nicholas CochranSound re-recording mixer
Blake CollinsAdr mixer
Kelly DoranSound
Michael FeuserSupervising dialogue editor
Matthew HaaschFoley editor
Randall L. JohnsonBoom operator
Matthew KayFoley mixer
Goro KoyamaFoley artist
Peter F. KurlandSound mixer
Andy MalcolmFoley artist
Igor NikolicFoley supervisor
Greg OrloffSound re-recording mixer
Wyatt SpragueFoley editor
Caleb TownsendAssistant sound editor
Skip LievsaySound re-recording mixer
Skip LievsaySupervising sound editor
Craig BerkeySound re-recording mixer


Bruno DelbonnelDirector of photography