Fred Schepisi

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Fred began in advertising in Melbourne, Australia, working in an ad agency before joining the film production house, Cinesound. Two years later he founded the Film House directing both TV commercials and PR documentaries. His first foray into feature film making was The Priest, one chapter of the portmanteau film, Libido (1974). His first feature-... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 15 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »


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Empire Falls Director
Roxanne Director


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 2005 Empire Falls (TV Mini Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2005)
- Episode #1.1 (2005)
 2001 Last Orders
 1997 Fierce Creatures (co-director)
 1994 I.Q.
 1992 Mr. Baseball (Co-Director)
 1987 Roxanne
 1985 Plenty
 1984 Iceman
 1982 Barbarosa
 1973 Libido (segment "Priest, The")
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Son of Frederic Thomas Schepisi and wife Loretto Ellen Hare. See more »

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