Alan William PARKER

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Gender Male
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Birthdate 1944-02-14
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Style Sir Alan Parker, CBE
Career filmmaker; early career as advtg copywriter with Collett Dickinson Pearce; chm UK Film Cncl 1999-2004, former chm Bd of Govrs BFI, founding memb Directors Guild of GB; Michael Balcon Award BAFTA 1985; fell BAFTA 2013; Films incl: The Evacuees 1975 (Best Dir BAFTA), Bugsy Malone 1976 (Best Screenplay BAFTA), Midnight Express 1978 (Best Dir BAFTA, Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for Best Dir), Fame 1980, Shoot the Moon 1982, Birdy 1984 (Grand Prix Special du Jury Cannes Film Festival), Angel Heart 1987, Mississippi Burning 1988 (Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe nominations for Best Dir), Come See the Paradise 1990, The Commitments 1990 (Best Dir BAFTA), The Road to Wellville 1994, Evita 1996 (BAFTA nomination Best Adapted Screenplay, Golden Globe nomination Best Dir), Angela's Ashes 1999, The Life of David Gale 2003
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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