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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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. ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
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 ..
1968 – He was born on the 10th day of September this year in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England. 1983 – Ritchie was expelled from Stanbridge Earls School at the age of 15. He is dyslexic, and the school is one of the most prominent institutions specialising in dyslexia in the UK. 1993 – Director ..