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Birth Place: Profession: producer, executive, director, 2nd unit director

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David Blocker spent a decade producing the films and documentaries of writer-director Alan Rudolph--seven collaborations as of 1997--before branching out to work with directors such as Michael Apted and producing more mainstream fare.

David Blocker spent a decade producing the films and documentaries of writer-director Alan Rudolph--seven collaborations as of 1997--before branching out to work with directors such as Michael Apted and producing more mainstream fare.

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DIRECTOR:

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  Blink (1993) 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)

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Wrote and directed several short films including "Scratch Shot"
1980:
Was assistant director on feature "The House Where Death Lives"
1983:
First collaborated with writer-director Alan Rudolph on documentary "Return Engagement"
1984:
Produced first feature film, "Choose Me", directed by Rudolph
1988:
Served as producer on Rudolph's critically acclaimed "The Moderns"
1994:
Produced "Blink"; also served as second unit director
1995:
TV debut as producer with the HBO made-for-cable movie "Tyson"
1997:
With Bill Paxton and Mickey Lidell, produced "Traveller", the feature directorial debut of cinematographer Jack N Green
1997:
Served as producer of the acclaimed HBO TV-movie "Don King: Only in America", directed by John Herzfeld
2000:
Produced Herzfeld's "Fifteen Minutes"
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Education

University of California at Berkeley: Berkeley , California -
University of California at Los Angeles: Los Angeles , California -

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wife:
Debra Dusay.

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father:
Dan Blocker. Actor. Famous as "Hoss" on the "Bonanza" TV series; born in 1928; died in 1972.
brother:
Dirk Blocker. Actor. Born in 1957; co-starred in series "Baa, Baa Black Sheep" and "Ryan's Four".

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