No photo available. Represent Donald Cammell? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 8,925 this week

Donald Cammell (1934–1996)

British director Donald Cammell, born in Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1934, came from a wealthy shipbuilding family. He began his career as a painter and by the mid-'60s was celebrated among the "Swinging London" crowd. He made his foray into the film industry when he wrote the script for The Touchables (1968), a painfully pretentious--and, seen today,... See full bio »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 508 people
created 01 Apr 2011
 
list image
a list of 471 people
created 19 Sep 2013
 
a list of 915 people
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 3130 people
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 14 people
created 4 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Donald Cammell.

User Polls

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (8 credits)
 2002 U2: The Best of 1980-1990 (Video documentary) (video "Pride")
 1999 The Argument (Short)
 1995 Wild Side (as Franklin Brauner)
 1993 U2: Love Is Blindness (Video documentary short)
 1984 U2: Unforgettable Fire (Documentary short) (video "Pride")
 1977 Demon Seed
 1970 Performance
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (4 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel (with Marlon Brando): "Fan-Tan". New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005. ISBN 1400044715

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Franklin Brauner
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[about White of the Eye (1987)] I painted it as best I can, and if art is to be involved at all, you hope that some kind of energy or sincerity will result in some kind of revelation. See more »

Trivia:

After Performance (1970), he wrote a script called "Ishtar" that was to feature William S. Burroughs as a judge kidnapped while on holiday in Morocco. Like most of the scripts he worked on, it remained unproduced. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

Message Boards

Recent Posts
posthumous book by him and brando coming out teejay6682
Discuss Donald Cammell on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page