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Simon Wincer


Simon Wincer was born in 1943 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He is a director and assistant director, known for Free Willy (1993), The Phantom (1996) and Quigley Down Under (1990). See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Free Willy
Free Willy Director
(1993)
The Phantom
The Phantom Director
(1996)
Quigley Down Under
(1990)

Filmography

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 2011 The Cup
 2008 Comanche Moon (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2008)
- Episode #1.2 (2008)
- Episode #1.1 (2008)
 2005 Into the West (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
- Manifest Destiny (2005)
 2003 Monte Walsh (TV Movie)
 2001 Ponderosa (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Pilot: Part 2 (2001)
- Pilot: Part 1 (2001)
 2001 Crossfire Trail (TV Movie)
 1999 P.T. Barnum (TV Movie)
 1997-1998 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Flash (1997)
 1998 The Echo of Thunder (TV Movie)
 1998 Escape: Human Cargo (TV Movie)
 1996 The Phantom
 1993 Free Willy
 1989 Lonesome Dove (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Return (1989)
- The Plains (1989)
- On the Trail (1989)
- Leaving (1989)
 1988 Bluegrass (TV Movie)
 1986 The Last Frontier (TV Movie)
 1985 D.A.R.Y.L.
 1983 Phar Lap
 1980 Harlequin
 1977-1980 Young Ramsay (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Mujinda (1980)
- Young Buck (1980)
- Waltzing Matilda (1980)
- A Kid Is a Kid (1977)
 1979-1980 Prisoner (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.92 (1980)
- Episode #1.91 (1980)
- Episode #1.18 (1979)
- Episode #1.17 (1979)
 1979 Skyways (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Departures (1979)
- Arrivals (1979)
 1977-1978 Chopper Squad (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Farewell (1978)
- Psychotic Lady (1978)
- A Pride of Lions (1978)
- Pilot (1977)
 1976 The Sullivans (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (1976)
- Episode #1.11 (1976)
- Episode #1.10 (1976)
- Episode #1.6 (1976)
 1976 The Haunting of Hewie Dowker (TV Movie)
 1976 The Box (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #2.76 (1976)
 1974-1976 Homicide (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Angel (1974)
 1976 Tandarra (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Davey (1976)
- The Manly Art (1976)
- Plain Lizzy (1976)
 1976 The Lost Islands (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1971-1975 Matlock Police (TV Series) (17 episodes)
- Eight Mile Al (1975)
- Priorities (1974)
- Loggerheads (1974)
- The Past Master (1974)
 1975 Cash and Company (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Intruders (1975)
- Dolly Mop (1975)
- Golden Girl (1975)
 1973 Ryan (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Liz (1973)
 1972 Division 4 (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- Room for Danger (1972) ... (film)
- A Bad Lot (1972) ... (film)
- When in Rome (1972) ... (film)
- Hide and Seek (1972) ... (film)
- Come the Revolution (1972) ... (film)
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Show Show Producer (7 credits)
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[talking about his movie Monte Walsh (2003)]: "It's a story of clearly delineated characters, and you get to know and love these cowboys. You share their ups, their downs and the way they deal with their changing way of life. Also, this story is a bit richer in terms of the setting. This is a green Western, as opposed to a hot, dusty one. There is plenty of dust, but it's set in Wyoming with the ... See more »

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