21 wins & 28 nominations.
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Directed "Don't Cry For Me Argentina" by Madonna
for the Evita
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Sir Alan Parker CBE | Sir Alan William Parker | Sir Alan Parker
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[why he is against directing from 'video village'] It should be you - the director - and the actor, and the camera should be by your side. The video village pushes you away from the two most important elements in the film. A lot of actors really don't like it because disembodied voices are... to me the most precious thing is, if I watch an actor or actress do something and I say 'Cut,' the first ...
Considers Oliver Stone
as his strong antagonist since their collaborations on Midnight Express
(1978). Parker even declined several times to give him WGA credits for his previous work on Evita
(1996), but finally agreed to do so after a long deliberation with WGA's law representatives.
Graphic and Brutal depiction of Violence