DVD
English

Hope and glory

John Boorman (director)
Title
Hope and glory / written and dir. by John Boorman
Director
John Boorman
Language
English
Publisher
[Hilversum]: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2005
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1987
Playing time
ca. 107 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans Ondertiteling: o.a. Nederlands, Engels, Frans
EAN
8712609040142

About John Boorman

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Sir John Boorman (; born 18 January 1933) is a British filmmaker. He is best known for directing feature films such as Point Blank (1967), Hell in the Pacific (1968), Deliverance (1972), Zardoz (1974), Exorcist II: The Heretic (1977), Excalibur (1981), The Emerald Forest (1985), Hope and Glory (1987), The General (1998), The Tailor of Panama (2001) and Queen and Country (2014).

Boorman has directed 22 films and received five Academy Award nominations, twice for Best Director (for Deliverance, and Hope and Glory). He is also credited with creating the first Academy Award screeners to promote The Emerald Forest. In 2004, Boorman received the BAFTA Fellowship for lifetime achievement from the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. In January 2022, Boorman received a knighthood.

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