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Derek N. Twist (1905–1979)

Derek N. Twist was born on May 26, 1905 in London, England. He was a director and writer, known for Police Dog (1955), Green Grow the Rushes (1951) and All Over the Town (1949). He was married to Nessie and Vida Hope. He died on August 15, 1979 in Chelmsford, Essex, England. See full bio »

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 1954-1957 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series) (14 episodes)
- The Best Man (1957) ... (as Derek Twist)
- The Last Tour (1956) ... (as Derek Twist)
- Guy in the Middle (1956) ... (as Derek Twist)
- A Train to the Sea (1956) ... (as Derek Twist)
- Ship Day (1956) ... (as Derek Twist)
 1955 Police Dog (as Derek Twist)
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D.N. Twist | D. Twist | Derek Twist | John Twist

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One of his most outstanding pieces of work was the editing of the nearly four hours of films down to the 81 minutes for the final version of The Edge of the World (1937). See more »

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