Alan Parker(1944-), Film director and writer
Sir Alan William Parker
Sitter in 3 portraits
Film director and writer; as a director his work includes Bugsy Malone (1976), Midnight Express (1978), Mississippi Burning (1988) and The Commitments (1991); he produced, directed and wrote the screenplays for Evita (1996) and Angela's Ashes (1999). Twice Oscar-nominated, he has won three BAFTA awards.
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