Schlesinger, John

(b. 1926)
   British film director. He began as an actor. His films include A Kind of Loving, Billy Liar, Darling, Ear from the Madding Crowd, Midnight Cowboy, Sunday Bloody Sunday, Marathon Man, Madame Sousatka and Pacific Heights.

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  • SCHLESINGER, JOHN — (1926–2003), English director. Schlesinger was born in London. Educated at Oxford, he toured in repertory until 1959 and then directed BBC TV films. His first feature film was A Kind of Loving (1962), followed by Billy Liar (1963), Darling (Oscar …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Schlesinger, John — ▪ British director in full  John Richard Schlesinger  born February 16, 1926, London, England died July 25, 2003, Palm Springs, California, U.S.       English film director known for a wide variety of sensitively told stories set in his homeland… …   Universalium

  • Schlesinger, John —    b. 1926, London    Film maker    John Schlesinger began his career as a director in television before moving to feature films. His earliest work seems to typify fashionable 1960s British cinema: the social realism of A Kind of Loving and the… …   Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • Schlesinger, John — • ШЛЕ ЗИНГЕР (Schlesinger) Джон (р. 16.2.1925)    англо амер. режиссёр. Был актёром. С 1952 ставил к/м док. фильмы. В 1960 снял по собств. сценарию док. ф. Terminus (пр. Мкф в Венеции) о вокзале Ватерлоо. В худож. ф. Такого рода любовь (по С.… …   Кино: Энциклопедический словарь

  • Schlesinger, John — (b. 1926)    British film director. Schlesinger directed such films as A Kind of Loving (1962), Billy Liar (1963), Darling (1965), Far From the Madding Crowd (1967), Midnight Cowboy (1969), Sunday Bloody Sunday (1970), Marathon Man (1976), Yanks… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Schlesinger, John —    см. Шлезингер, Джон …   Режиссерская энциклопедия. Кино США

  • Schlesinger, John — ► (n. 1926) Director cinematográfico británico. Posee un excelente sentido para captar y describir ambientes y personajes. Películas: Esa clase de amor, Cowboy de medianoche, Ojo por ojo y La hija de Robert Poste, entre otras …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Schlesinger,John Richard — Schlesinger, John Richard. Born 1926. British director whose works include the motion pictures Far From the Madding Crowd (1967) and Midnight Cowboy (1969), which both won Academy Awards. * * * …   Universalium

  • Schlesinger, John Richard — ▪ 2004       British director (b. Feb. 16, 1926, London, Eng. d. July 25, 2003, Palm Springs, Calif.), won a best director Academy Award for his first American film, Midnight Cowboy (1969), which also was the only X rated film to win the best… …   Universalium

  • Schlesinger, John (Richard) — born Feb. 16, 1926, London, Eng. died July 25, 2003, Palm Springs, Calif., U.S. British film and theatre director. He worked as an actor before becoming a documentary director for BBC television, where he won praise for his Terminus (1960). His… …   Universalium

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