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Carroll Ballard


Carroll Ballard was born on October 14, 1937 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Carroll James Ballard. He is known for his work on Never Cry Wolf (1983), Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) and The Black Stallion (1979). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins. See more awards »

Known For

Never Cry Wolf
Never Cry Wolf Director
(1983)
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope Camera and Electrical Department
(1977)
The Black Stallion
(1979)
Fly Away Home
Fly Away Home Director
(1996)

Filmography

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 2005 Duma
 1996 Fly Away Home
 1992/I Wind
 1986 Nutcracker
 1974 Crystallization (Short)
 1974 The Hello Machine (Short)
 1971 Seems Like Only Yesterday (Documentary)
 1969 Rodeo (Documentary short)
 1969 The Perils of Priscilla (Short)
 1965 Pigs! (Short)
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Trivia:

Was UCLA classmate of Francis Ford Coppola, who as exec. producer of The Black Stallion (1979), chose Ballard to direct it.

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Films often focus on animal and human interactions.

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