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Desmond Briscoe (1925–2006)

Desmond Briscoe was born on June 21, 1925 in Birkenhead, Merseyside, England as Harry Desmond Briscoe. He is known for his work on Phase IV (1974), The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) and The Stone Tape (1972). He died on December 7, 2006 in England. See full bio »


(age 81) in England, UK

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Phase IV
Phase IV Music Department
The Man Who Fell to Earth
The Man Who Fell to Earth Sound Department
The Stone Tape
The Stone Tape Sound Department


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 1976 The Man Who Fell to Earth (electronic sound effects)
 1972 The Stone Tape (TV Movie) (special sound effects: BBC Radiophonic Workshop)
 1965 The Ipcress File (electronic sound effects - uncredited)
 1964 Children of the Damned (electronic sound effects - uncredited)
 1963 The Haunting (special sound effects - uncredited)
 1958-1959 Quatermass and the Pit (TV Mini-Series) (sound effects - 6 episodes)
- Hob (1959) ... (sound effects - uncredited)
- The Wild Hunt (1959) ... (sound effects - uncredited)
- The Enchanted (1959) ... (sound effects - uncredited)
- Imps and Demons (1959) ... (sound effects - uncredited)
- The Ghosts (1958) ... (sound effects - uncredited)
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 1974 Phase IV (composer: additional electronic music)
 1972 The Stone Tape (TV Movie) (composer: electronic music - uncredited)
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 2003 The Alchemists of Sound (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Quatermass and the Pit")
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 2003 The Alchemists of Sound (TV Movie documentary) (thanks)
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 2003 The Alchemists of Sound (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Founder Member and Head of Radiophonic Workshop, 1958-83
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 2006 Doctor Who: Origins (Video documentary)

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