DVD
English
Title
Dirty pretty things
Director
Stephen Frears
Author of screenplay
Steven Knight
Composer
Nathan Larson
Actor
Chiwetel Ejiofor Audrey Tautou Sergi López
Language
English
Publisher
Entertainment One, 2010 | Other editions
1 video
Recording date
2002
Playing time
ca. 99 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
8713045225520
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Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 50 times in Flemish libraries

About Stephen Frears

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Stephen Arthur Frears (born 20 June 1941) is an English director and producer of film and television often depicting real life stories as well as projects that explore social class through sharply drawn characters.

Born in Leicester, Frears started his career working as an assistant director in theatre and film while directing numerous television plays. In 1971, he directed his first feature film, Gumshoe. After more television work, he won acclaim for the gay romance film, My Beautiful Laundrette (1985), featuring a breakout performance from a young Daniel Day-Lewis. He continued to garner praise with Prick Up Your Ears (1987), a biographical movie about British playwright Joe Orton. He followed with the American films Dangerous Liaisons (1988) and The Grifters (1990), the latter receiving a nomination for Best Director.

In 2000, Frears adaptated Nick Hornby's novel, High Fidelity, into …Read more on Wikipedia