Fred Schepisi( Director)
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Biography Fred Schepisi
Schepisi (Schepisi), Fred (26. 12. 1939), Australian and American film director. screenwriter, producer. Born in Melbourne (Australia).
Having come to the cinema age of fifteen, already in 1964, Fred Schepisi organized his own production company 'World Movie'. As a debut novel made into movie-anthology 'Libido' (Libido, . 1973), . but true international success came to the director of the painting 'revels devil' (The Devil's Playground, . 1976) - a psychological drama of the life of Catholic college students.,
. The romantic ballad 'Song of Jimmy Blacksmith' (The Chant Of Jimmie Blacksmith, 1978) was his last Australian work, like many of his colleagues, Schepisi has accepted an invitation to work in the United States.
. Even the first tape, made in the New World, - 'Barbaros' (Barbarosa, 1982) - earned him popularity
. Venturing to make a movie in the traditional American movie genre of Westerns, Fred Schepisi has proved his talent. From ordinary adventure film 'Barbaros' turned into a sublime saga of male friendship:
. Later Schepisi tries his hand at a variety of genres - from fiction - 'Man of the Ice Age' (Iceman, 1984) and comedies: 'Mister baseball' (Mr
. Baseball, . 1992), . 'Roxanne' (Roxanne, . 1987), . 'Intelligence quotient' (IQ, . 1994), . to serious psychological dramas: 'Abundance' (Plenty, . 1986), . 'Cry in the Dark' (A Cry In The Dark, . 1988), . 'Russian House' (The Russia House, . 1990), . 'Six degrees of alienation' (Six Degrees Of Separation, . 1993),
. He was especially good at last, and thanks to the talent of the director, his ability to work with actors, impeccable sense of proportion on the screen appear subtle, humane and serious film.
. 1973 Libido / LIBIDO director
. 1976 revels DEVIL / THE DEVIL'S PLAYGROUND producer, director, screenwriter
. 1978 SONG JIMMY Blacksmith / THE CHANT OF JIMMIE BLACKSMITH producer, director, screenwriter
. 1982 Barbaros / BARBAROSA director
. 1984 MAN ICE AGE / ICEMAN director
. 1986 ABUNDANCE / PLENTY director
. 1987 Roxana / ROXANNE director
. 1988 CREEK THE DARK / A CRY IN THE DARK director, screenwriter
. 1990 RUSSIAN HOUSE / THE RUSSIA HOUSE producer, director
. 1992 MR baseball / MR
. BASEBALL producer, director
1993 SIX DEGREES OF ALIENATION / SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION producer, director
1994 Intelligence quotient / IQ. producer, director