Who Won the 1963
Academy Awards Best Director

David Lean

("Lawrence of Arabia")

1962 Academy Awards Best Director Winner
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Anurag Basu Opened Up On 'Barfi's' Plagiarism Allegations And How They Affected 'Jagga Jasoos'

Huffington Post India
While his first hit, the Mallika Sherawat-Emraan Hashmi starrer Murder, was an unofficial remake of Adrian Lyne's Unfaithful, his other film, Life, in a Metro, was deeply inspired by Billy Wilder's The Apartment and David Lean's Brief Encounter. Also ...

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Lowell Thomas, the Original 'Voice of America'

The Weekly Standard
... a much-traveled American journalist named Lowell Thomas—who had briefly taught elocution at Princeton—was often credited with the creation of the Lawrence legend, a legend sensationally magnified a generation later by David Lean's magnificent film.

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State's tourism locations to ride on film wave

The Hindu
Karnataka all set to promote scenic locations as film tourism destinations.

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French auteur Bertrand Tavernier takes film lovers on an incredible 'Journey' through the past

Los Angeles Times
I refuse these fights; I want to praise all kinds of films." One of Tavernier's favorite anecdotes involves director John Boorman visiting the deathbed of the great British filmmaker David Lean. "Lean took his arm and said, 'John, we had a great life ...

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