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David Hinton

David Hinton

The award-winning director spent ten years working on “The South Bank Show” making film profiles of a wide range of artists including Michael Powell, which led to the two becoming friends. A winner of two BAFTA awards for his documentaries, he has also made a diverse array of experimental films and adapted stage plays for the television. He received an Emmy for his dance film Great Performances: Two by Dove while Strange Fish won a Prix Italia. He has also set up a master’s degree course in screendance at the London Contemporary Dance School and has taught dance film workshops around the world.
Filmography (selection)
1986 The South Bank Show: Michael Powell 1988 The South Bank Show: Bertolucci and The Last Emperor 1989 The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind 1993 Strange Fish 1994 Great Performances: Two by Dove · Late Flowering Lust 1995 Dance for the Camera: Touched; short film · Children of the Revolution 2001 Dance for the Camera: Birds; short film 2003 Body of Water: Snow; short film 2006 Art from the Arctic 2008 Nora; short film, co-director: Alla Kovgan 2012 All This Can Happen; co-director: Siobhan Davis 2015 The Running Tongue; collaborative video artwork 2024 Made in England: The Films of Powell and Pressburger; documentary

Films on Vurchel

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