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Peter Whitehead (I) (1937–2019)

Peter Whitehead was born on January 8, 1937 in Liverpool, England, UK. He was a director and cinematographer, known for Terrorism Considered as One of the Fine Arts (2009), Fire in the Water (1977) and The Benefit of the Doubt (1967). He was previously married to Liza Tsyzina-Whitehead, Dido Goldsmith and Diane Leigh. He died on June 10, 2019 in ... See full bio »


(age 82) in London, England, UK

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 2012 Something to Talk About (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1973/I Daddy
 1969 The Fall (Documentary)
 1967 Pink Floyd: Interstellar Overdrive (Music Video short)
 1967 Pink Floyd: Nick's Boogie (Music Video short)
 1967 Pink Floyd London '66-'67 (Documentary short)
 1967 The Benefit of the Doubt (Documentary)
 1967 The Rolling Stones: We Love You (Music Video short)
 1967 The Rolling Stones: Dandelion (Music Video short)
 1967 Jeanetta Cochrane (Short)
 1966 Charlie Is My Darling (Documentary)
 1966 Wholly Communion (Documentary short)
 1965 When I Was Young (Documentary short)
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Liza Tsyzina-Whitehead  (divorced) | See more »

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His former wife Dido Goldsmith is the daughter of environmentalist Edward Goldsmith and the niece of Sir James Goldsmith. Their daughter Robin was a filmmaker. See more »

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