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|Also Known As:||Died:||June 22, 1972|
|Born:||May 30, 1890||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Budapest, HU||Profession:||Director ...|
RATE AND COMMENT
Was violin prodigy as child
Moved to Vienna
Directed first film, "Homo immanis"
Had breakthrough film, "Nju"; also first time directed Bergner
Directed first British film, "The Woman He Scorned"
Immigrated to England
Became British citizen
Left Britain for the U.S.
Directed and produced plays on Broadway during World War II
Returned to directing after 16 absence with English-language "Don Giovanni"
Made film of "The Bolshoi Ballet"
Directed Royal Ballet's version of "Romeo and Juliet" for the screen
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