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1942 – He was born on the 17th day of November this year at Flushing, New York, USA.   1966 – He received his MFA in film directing in this year.   1967 – His most famous short of the period is the darkly comic The Big Shave on this year, which featured an unnamed ..

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1939 – Scott Ridley, born on the 30th of November in South Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE England, UK. He is an influential Academy Award-nominated English film director, savior of the universe, and producer. 1977 – He graduated from set designing to directing episodes of television series, such as Z Cars, and also commercials, before ..

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1944 – Tony Scott, born on the 21st of July in Stockton-on-Tees in the farmlands of Northern England. He is an English film director. He is the brother of director Ridley Scott. 1960 – At the age of sixteen, he appeared in Boy and Bicycle, a short film marking the directorial debut of his then-twenty-three-year-old ..

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1944 – Born on the 17th of January in Sangerhausen, Germany.   2000 – Starred in the film Die Konigin which was released this year.   2001 – Died this year on the 21st of July in Berlin, United Germany from a heart ..

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1926 – Born in London on the 16th of February.          – He went on to work in television as an actor after graduating from Balliol College, Oxford. 1962-1963 – His first two movies, A Kind of Loving  and Billy Liar were concerned with the life of characters based in the North of England. ..

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1906 – Born on the 8th of May. 1936 – On the 26th of September, he married Marcella De Marchis, a costume designer. 1937 – He made his first documentary, Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune. After this essay, he was called to assist Goffredo Alessandrini in making Luciano Serra pilota, one of the most successful ..

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1630 – John Rogers born on the 11th of January. He was an early American academic. A resident of Ipswich, Massachusetts, Rogers practiced medicine and assisted his brother-in-law William Hubbard in the ministry, despite neither having been ordained as a minister or trained as a physician 1649 – 1652 – He was educated at Harvard ..

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1920 – Born on the 4th of April in Nancy, France. – He is regarded as a key figure in the post-war New Wave cinema and is a former editor of influential French film journal Cahiers du cinéma. 1946 – He published a novel, Elizabeth. The Contes moreaux were originally written in novel form, but ..

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1938 – Born on March 14th in Victoria da Conquista, Bahia, Brazil. A motion-picture director who was a leading figure in Brazil’s Cinema Nuovo (“New Cinema”). 1959 – He began his career as a journalist and film critic, and his first short film, O Patio, caught the attention of critics and prompted his rise to ..

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1938 – Born on November 28th in Waukesha, Wisconsin. 1969 – Ritchie achieved prominence with his first feature film, Downhill Racer, which starred Robert Redford. 1972-1975 – He directed a number of notable films, including The Candidate, Prime Cut, and Smile. 1992 – He appeared in the film Innocent Blood. 1994 – Ritchie purchased for ..

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