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Richard Dalton

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Director (feature film)

Z.P.G. (1972) as Assistant Director
In the not too distant future, a very smoggy and overpopulated Earth government makes it illegal to have children for a generation. One couple, unsatisfied with their substitute robot baby, breaks the rules and gets in a lot of trouble. (Z.P.G. stands for Zero Population Growth.)
The Go-Between (1971) as Assistant Director
A young man carries letters between an aristocratic young woman and the groundskeeper he idolizes.
Lola (1971) as Assistant Director
A 25-30-year old Hacienda-owner (David Hemmings) is misbehaving on women due to his traumatic youth; his mother (Alida Valli) covers him for his sadistic actions; however, when he wants the daughter of the mansion supervisor to serve for him, things seem to get totally out of hand. He 'tames' her, but when 'tamed' and finally married, the young woman (Andrea Rau) soon becomes the dominating person in the family.
In Search of Gregory (1970) as Assistant Director
An heiress becomes obsessed with a mystery man she meets at her father''''s wedding.
Underground (1970) as Assistant Director
Occupied France during WWII. The American Dawson parachutes over France and gets in contact with the French resistance. He has a plan to kidnap the German general Stryker.
The Revolutionary (1970) as Assistant Director
Secret Ceremony (1968) as Assistant Director
A tormented rich girl hires a prostitute to act as her mother.
Accident (1967) as Assistant Director
An Oxford professor dealing with a mid-life crisis finds himself attracted to a young student.
Station Six--Sahara (1964) as Assistant Director
Dementia 13 (1963) as Assistant Director
Members of an Irish family are being killed off by one of their own who wishes to inherit the family fortune.

Producer (feature film)

Martin's Day (1984) as Producer
Beyond The Limit (1983) as Associate Producer
Jesus (1979) as Associate Producer
Jesus of Nazareth,the son of God raised by a Jewish carpenter. Based on the gospel of Luke in the New Testament,here is the life of Jesus from the miraculous virgin birth to the calling of his disciples, public miracles and ministry, ending with his death by crucifixion at the hands of the Roman empire and resurrection on the third day.
A Doll's House (1973) as Associate Producer
A childish wife reveals surprising strength when faced with blackmail.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

Railway Children, The (1978) as Assistant Director
The film opens in a happy, comfortable upper middle-class home in Victorian London. One night the three children see their father usher two strangers into his study. After an argument he leaves with them and does not return. They and their mother fall on hard times and eventually move to a cottage in the country. Yet they keep their spirits up and find ways to help others. Fascinated by the nearby railroad, they wave to the passengers faithfully every day, and their vigilance and courage prevent an accident. Their kindness makes friends of some important people who can help solve the mystery of their missing father.
Hitler: The Last Ten Days (1973) as Assistant Director

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Galileo (1975) as Production Manager
This bio-pic is about Galileo, the 17th century Italian who laid the foundations of modern science. Galileo made himself one of the world's first telescopes and discovered the moons of Jupiter. He supported Copernicus' theory that the Earth revolved around the Sun. This brought him in conflict with the Catholic Church. By threatening him with torture, the Church forced him to recant his views in front of a tribunal, and sentenced him to house arrest. However, Galileo's trials and theories inspired others like Newton and Kepler to prove that the Earth was not the centre of the Universe. Some years ago, the Pope accepted that Earth does revolve around the Sun and issued a rare apology for what the Church had done to Galileo, i.e., the Catholic Church recanted!
A Doll's House (1973) as Production Manager
A childish wife reveals surprising strength when faced with blackmail.
Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972) as Production Manager
The moon rises at a predestined angle and awakens the sleeping Dr. Phibes three years later. To his dismay, he finds his house has been demolished and his papyrus scrolls stolen, the scrolls he needs to find the Pharoah's Tomb in Egypt, where the River of Life flows. After identifying the source of the papyrus theft, he packs and leaves for Egypt with his assistant Vulnavia, still intent upon awakening his dead wife Victoria. The parties responsible for the theft of Phibes' scrolls suffer an attrition problem as Inspector Trout chases him across the world.
The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971) as Production Manager
A madman uses the plagues of ancient Egypt to avenge his wife''''s death.

Film Production - Construction/Set (feature film)

Vanity Fair (2004)
The daughter of a starving English artist and a French chorus girl, Becky is orphaned at a young age. Even as a child, she yearns for a more glamorous life than her birthright promises. As she leaves Miss Pinkerton's Academy at Chiswick, Becky resolves to conquer English society by any means possibl
Grotesque (1995) as Stand-By Prop
Set in the 1940s, an English butler conspires with the mistress of the house to take his master's place, by framing him for murder.

Cast (special)

1994 Miss Universe Pageant, The (1994) as Judge
The 1994 Miss Universe Pageant live from Manila, Philippines.

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