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Sally Potter was born on September 19, 1949 in London, England. She is a director and writer, known for Orlando (1992), The Man Who Cried (2000) and Ginger & Rosa (2012). See full bio »
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 2012 Ginger & Rosa
 2009/I Rage
 2004/I Yes
 1992 Orlando
 1988 Women Filmmakers in Russia (Documentary)
 1987 Tears, Laughter, Fears and Rage (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Rage (1987)
- Fears (1987)
- Laughter (1987)
- Tears (1987)
 1986 The London Story (Short)
 1979 Thriller
 1971 Hors d'oeuvres (Short)
 1970 Play (Short)
 1969 Jerk (Short)
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Directed the English National Opera's production of Bizet's "Carmen" at the London Coliseum starring Alice Coote (September 29 - November 23, 2007).

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[on the advent of many films exploring young female relationships] The sleeping giant awakes. It's like people are suddenly seeing the power, the interior life that has come out of this great cultural silence. The stories haven't been told, but it's not as if they weren't there to be told. See more »


Trained as a dancer at the London School of Contemporary Dance and later co-founded the Limited Dance Company. See more »

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