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Elinor Burkett

Elinor Burkett was born on October 9, 1946 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is a director and producer, known for Music by Prudence (2010), iThemba (2010) and Is It True What They Say About Ann? (2004). See full bio »

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Known For

iThemba Director
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards Self - Co- Winner


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 2010 iThemba (Documentary)
 2004 Is It True What They Say About Ann? (Documentary short)
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 2010 iThemba (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Music by Prudence (Documentary short) (producer)
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 2010 The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special)
Self - Co- Winner

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Was given a nomination credit for the winning short film documentary Music by Prudence (2010) at The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010). Despite removing herself from the project a year earlier, filing a lawsuit against the film's director Roger Ross Williams over creative differences and severing all involvement with the production of the film, Burkett attended the event, stormed the stage and ... See more »

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