Nicolas Roeg (1928–2018)


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When he made his directorial debut in 1970, Nicolas Roeg was already a 23-year veteran of the British film industry, starting out in 1947 as an editing apprentice and working his way up to cinematographer twelve years later. He first came to attention as part of the second unit on David Lean's Lawrence of Arabia (1962), with Roger Corman's The ... See full bio »

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(age 90) in UK

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Nominated for 3 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 9 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Don't Look Now Director
(1973)
The Witches Director
(1990)
Bad Timing Director
(1980)
Walkabout Director
(1971)

Filmography

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 1967 Casino Royale (additional photography)
 1966 Judith (additional photographer)
 1965 Doctor Zhivago (cinematographer: some scenes - uncredited)
 1963 Just for Fun (lighting cameraman)
 1962 Lawrence of Arabia (second unit photography)
 1961 Ghost Squad (TV Series) (camera operator - 6 episodes)
- The Eyes of the Bat (1961) ... (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
- The Broken Doll (1961) ... (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
- High Wire (1961) ... (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
- Hong Kong Story (1961) ... (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
- Bullet with My Name on It (1961) ... (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1961 Doctor Blood's Coffin (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1960 The Sundowners (camera operator - uncredited)
 1960 The Trials of Oscar Wilde (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1960 Jazz Boat (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1959 Tarzan's Greatest Adventure (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1959 Innocent Meeting (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1959 The Bandit of Zhobe (camera operator - as N. Roeg)
 1959 The Child and the Killer (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1959 Great Van Robbery (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1958 Room 43 (camera operator)
 1958 Moment of Indiscretion (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1958 A Woman Possessed (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1958 The Man Inside (camera operator - as Nick Roeg)
 1956 Pacific Destiny (focus puller - uncredited)
 1956 Bhowani Junction (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1954 John Wesley (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1953 All Hallowe'en (Short) (clapper loader - uncredited)
 1953 The Slasher (focus puller - uncredited)
 1952 Evidence for Hire (focus puller - uncredited)
 1951 Calling Bulldog Drummond (assistant camera - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

N. Roeg | Nicholas Roeg | Nick Roeg | Nic Roeg

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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The great difference between screen acting and theater acting is that screen acting is about reacting - 75% of the time, great screen actors are great reactors. When it comes to film, the director tells the audience what to look at. That doesn't happen on stage. When the dialog stops, people don't know where to look. See more »

Trivia:

Never went to film school. See more »

Trademark:

Fragmented, non-linear narrative style See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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