Biography

Robert Milton Young, usually known as Robert M. Young (born November 22, 1924 in New York City, New York), is an American multi-award winning screenwriter, director, cinematographer and producer.[1] In 1985 he was a member of the jury at the 14th Moscow International Film Festival.[2] He has frequently cast Edward James Olmos in his movies, directing him in Alambrista! (1977), The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez, Saving Grace (1986), Triumph of the Spirit (1989), Talent for the Game (1991), Roosters (1993), Slave of Dreams (1995) and Caught (1996). He produced Olmos's directorial debut, American Me (1992).

Robert Milton Young, usually known as Robert M. Young (born November 22, 1924 in New York City, New York), is an American multi-award winning screenwriter, director, cinematographer and producer.[1] In 1985 he was a member of the jury at the 14th Moscow International Film Festival.[2] He has frequently cast Edward James Olmos in his movies, directing him in Alambrista! (1977), The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez, Saving Grace (1986), Triumph of the Spirit (1989), Talent for the Game (1991), Roosters (1993), Slave of Dreams (1995) and Caught (1996). He produced Olmos's directorial debut, American Me (1992).

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 21

Birthday 2018-05-01

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Robert Young

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2004 Battlestar Galactica (6 episodes)Director
2004 Human Error Director
2001 China: The Panda Adventure Director
1996 Caught Director
1995 Solomon & Sheba Director
1993 Roosters Director
1991 Talent for the Game Director
1989 Triumph of the Spirit Director
1988 Dominick and Eugene Director
1986 Extremities Director
1986 Saving Grace Director
1983 The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez Director
1980 One Trick Pony Director
1979 Rich Kids Director
1977 Alambrista! Director
1977 Short Eyes Director
1973 Children of the Fields Director
1969 J.T. Director

Writing

1983 The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez Screenplay
1977 Alambrista! Writer
1976 To Fly! Writer

Production

1992 American Me Producer
1964 Nothing But a Man Producer

Camera

1977 Alambrista! Director of Photography
1964 Nothing But a Man Director of Photography

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