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Sydney Lumet | Alan Smithee
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Directors today - the younger ones - are very different, not better or worse, mind you. I think that Steven Spielberg
is as sensitive as I am - probably more so. The primary difference is a subtle yet profound one. I think you can draw a solid line between the directors who were brought up on television - who spent their childhoods watching television - and those who didn't. That reflects the ...
After the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001 he caused some controversy by continuing to shoot his New York based series 100 Centre Street
(2001) for the remainder of the day. Lumet said he told the crew that they could leave if they wanted but that no one did.
His characters are often persecuted men striving for justice