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Pat Jackson began as an editor and co-director of documentaries with the famed GPO Film Unit in the mid-1930s. He worked with such icons of the documentary field as John Grierson and Harry Watt, but it was his World War II semi-documentary Western Approaches (1944) that put him on the map. Praised as a skillful blend of real footage and ... See full bio »


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 1977 The Professionals (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Klansmen (1977)
 1972-1973 Arthur of the Britons (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- The Prisoner (1973)
- The Prize (1973)
- The Slaves (1973)
- The Duel (1973)
 1970 Beajamar (Documentary short)
 1968 On the Run
 1967-1968 The Prisoner (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Schizoid Man (1967)
- A. B. and C. (1967)
 1967 Man in a Suitcase (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Bridge (1967)
 1966 Secret Agent (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1966 The Stable Door (Short)
 1965 Dead End Creek (TV Series)
 1964 The Saint (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962 Zero One (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1959-1961 Rendezvous (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- The Executioner (1961)
- The Stray Cat (1960)
- Mean Mountain (1959)
 1961 Seven Keys
 1960 Snowball
 1952 Scotland Yard Inspector (unconfirmed, uncredited)
 1951 Encore (segment "The And and the Grasshopper")
 1944 Western Approaches (Documentary)
 1942 Builders (Documentary short)
 1941 Ferry Pilot (Documentary short)
 1940 Welfare of the Workers (Documentary short)
 1940 Health at War (Documentary short) (as Patrick Jackson)
 1939 The First Days (Documentary short) (uncredited)
 1939 Men in Danger (Documentary short)
 1938 The Horsey Mail (Short) (as Patrick Jackson)
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Book: "A Retake Please!: Night Mail to Western Approaches". Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. ISN 9780853239437

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