Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy.
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Theater-in-America & Great Performances, PBS- WNET-13. (1974-1978) (producer/director)
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(On Luc Besson's Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc, The (1999)) "When a film is founded on a lie, and a perverse one at that, nothing that follows can be trusted. In the case of "The Messenger," a true story of love and sacrifice, of dedication and faith, is cinematically morphed to a false one of hatred, bitterness, fury and revenge. Calling attention to one's own outrageousness as a filmmaker...
His films are financed and released by Ted Turner's production company.
Notable for very lengthy production periods. (Much like Stanley Kubrick)