3 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
1 Article |
1 Pictorial |
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[on filming the post-nuclear landscape in The Bed Sitting Room
(1969)] The really awful thing is that we were able to film most of those things in England without having to fake it. All that garbage is real. A lot of it was filmed behind the Steel Corporation in Wales, and it really is a disgusting area. Endless piles of acid sludge and every tree is dead. And there's a place in Stoke where ...
His film-directing career consisted of bursts of concentrated activity punctuated by long lulls. Between 1962 and 1969, he directed nine feature films, and then none at all for five years. Between 1973 and 1976, he made six more films. In the next ten years, he made six more feature films, but, apart from a documentary film in 1991, he has made nothing since. During his spells of inactivity, he ...
Frequently has characters in the background making amusing comments about the main action.