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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 »

Died:

(age 75) in London, England, UK

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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 7 wins & 10 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 (as Joseph Walton)
 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:

The Great Campaign (1947). Drama. Written by Arnold Sundgaard. Princess Theatre: 30 Mar 1947- 7 Apr 1947. See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Andrea Forzano | Terence Hanbury | Victor Hanbury | Joseph Walton
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Personal Quote:

Film is a dog: the head is commerce, the tail is art. And only rarely does the tail wag the dog. See more »

Trivia:

Tried unsuccessfully to launch a project with opera legend Maria Callas. But Callas didn't liked the part he offered her. Something like an old star who desperately tries to return to her successful past. Callas considered herself at the time far too young for such a role, but said she was flattered by his offer. See more »

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Joe

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