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Joseph Losey (1909–1984)

Belonging to an important family clan in Wisconsin, Joseph Losey studied philosophy but was always interested in theater and thus worked together with Bertolt Brecht. After directing some shorts for MGM, he made his first important film, The Boy with Green Hair (1948), for RKO. While he was filming The Prowler (1951) in Italy he was summoned to ... See full bio »

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(age 75) in London, England, UK

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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 7 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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 1985 Steaming
 1979 Don Giovanni
 1976 Mr. Klein
 1975 Galileo
 1973/II A Doll's House
 1968 Boom!
 1967 Accident
 1963 The Servant
 1962 Eva
 1959 First on the Road (Short)
 1956 X: The Unknown (uncredited)
 1956 Finger of Guilt (as Joseph Walton)
 1955 A Man on the Beach (Short)
 1954 The Sleeping Tiger (as Victor Hanbury)
 1952 Stranger on the Prowl (as Andrea Forzano)
 1951 The Big Night
 1951 The Prowler
 1951 M
 1950 The Lawless
 1947 Leben des Galilei (Short)
 1945 A Gun in His Hand (Short)
 1941 A Child Went Forth (Short documentary)
 1941 Youth Gets a Break (Short)
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Other Works:

Sunup to Sundown (1938). Written by Francis Edwards Faragoh. Directed by Joseph Losey. Hudson Theatre: 1 Feb 1938- Feb 1938 (closing date unknown/7 performances). Cast: Lelsie Barrett, Henry Bashein, Nancy Bashein, Harris Berger, Earl Brisgal, Margery Britton, Mills Brooke, Frances Dworkin, Nonnie Edwards, Thomas Fisher, Lester... See more »

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6 Print Biographies | 2 Articles | See more »


Alternate Names:

Andrea Forzano | Terence Hanbury | Victor Hanbury | Joseph Walton
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I am frequently told that my films don't make money. Since I have averaged one film a year for 30 years--some of them expensive ones--I can only conclude that somebody is making money. See more »

Trivia:

Is the father, with Elizabeth, of film producer Gavrik Losey. His grandsons and Gavrik's sons Marek Losey and Luke Losey are also directors. See more »

Nickname:

Joe

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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