Assistent to Edgar Wallace
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Sir Carol Reed
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Did You Know?
The worst thing one can say to a child whan aiming a camera at him is 'Act naturally'. That will shrivel him on the spot. Children are natural actors but you must give them something to act. However many children you are going to film, give each one a separate identity. Tell the little boy to pretend the bicycle is one he has just won in a competition. Tell the little girl she is a princess in ...
Retropective at the 48th Donostia-San Sebastián Film Festival.
Children figure significantly in his films (The Fallen Idol (1948) told through a child's point of view, Boy with ball in The Third Man (1949), protagonists in Oliver!
(1968) are children; children are everywhere & see everything in Odd Man Out