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|Also Known As:||Died:||September 15, 2005|
|Born:||November 5, 1913||Cause of Death:||heart and kidney failure|
|Birth Place:||Somerset, England, GB||Profession:||Director ...|
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Worked as a clapper boy for advertising films
Went into partnership as a portrait photographer
Returned to working in the film industry
First credit as director of photography, "The Immortal Swan"
First screen collaboration with David Lean, as camera operator on "In Which We Serve"
Shot David Lean's "Great Expectations"; won Best Cinematography Oscar
Served as cinematographer for Lean's "Oliver Twist"
Film director "River Boat"
Co-wrote and directed "Portrait of Alison/Postmark for Danger"
Helmed "The Mark", featuring Stuart Whitman as a ex-con
Wrote and directed the social drama "A Patch of Blue", co-starring Sidney Poitier, Elizabeth Hartman and Shelley Winters
Directed the soapy "Once Is Not Enough"
Final film, "The Devil's Advocate"
First TV-movie, "The Incredible Journey of Doctor Meg Laurel" (CBS)
Helmed the syndicated miniseries "Arthur Hailey's 'Strong Medicine'"
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