Biography

Sir Alan Parker is a director, writer and producer. His feature films have won nineteen BAFTA awards, ten Golden Globes and ten Oscars. His films include Bugsy Malone, Midnight Express, Mississippi Burning, The Commitments, Evita, Fame, Birdy, Angel Heart and Angela’s Ashes. He was founding chairman of the UK Film Council, a position he held for five years, and prior to that was chairman of the BFI. Sir Alan received the CBE in 1995 and a knighthood in 2002. He is also an Officier Des Arts et Lettres (France).

Sir Alan Parker is a director, writer and producer. His feature films have won nineteen BAFTA awards, ten Golden Globes and ten Oscars. His films include Bugsy Malone, Midnight Express, Mississippi Burning, The Commitments, Evita, Fame, Birdy, Angel Heart and Angela’s Ashes. He was founding chairman of the UK Film Council, a position he held for five years, and prior to that was chairman of the BFI. Sir Alan received the CBE in 1995 and a knighthood in 2002. He is also an Officier Des Arts et Lettres (France).

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 29

Birthday 1944-02-14

Place of Birth Islington, London, England, UK

Official Site http://alanparker.com

Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2003 The Life of David Gale Director
1999 Angela's Ashes Director
1996 Evita Director
1994 The Road to Wellville Director
1991 The Commitments Director
1990 Come See the Paradise Director
1988 Mississippi Burning Director
1987 Angel Heart Director
1984 Birdy Director
1982 Pink Floyd - The Wall Director
1982 Shoot the Moon Director
1980 Fame Director
1978 Midnight Express Director
1976 Bugsy Malone Director
1975 The Evacuees Director

Acting

2018 Who Killed British Cinema? as Himself
2016 Versus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach as Himself
2014 Richard Attenborough: A Life in Film as Himself
2008 Pink Floyd's The Wall: The Ultimate Critical Review
2007 100 Films and a Funeral
2007 Magi-Nation (52 episodes)
2003 The Life of David Gale as Partygoer (uncredited)
2001 Stanley Kubrick: A Life in Pictures as Himself
1999 Angela's Ashes as Dr. Campbell
1999 Retrospective: Looking Back at the Wall
1998 The Fine Art of Separating People from Their Money as Himself
1996 100 Years of Horror: Witchcraft and Demons as Himself
1995 Typically British: A Personal History of British Cinema
1991 The Commitments as Eejit Record Producer
1982 The Other Side of the Wall
1970 The Goodies (1 episode)

Writing

1996 Evita Screenplay
1994 The Road to Wellville Screenplay
1990 Come See the Paradise Writer
1987 Angel Heart Screenplay
1976 Bugsy Malone Screenplay
1971 Melody Screenplay Original Story

Production

2003 The Life of David Gale Producer
1999 Angela's Ashes Producer
1996 Evita Producer
1994 The Road to Wellville Producer

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