Fred Zinnemann

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United States filmmaker (born in Austria) (1907-1997)


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For nearly four decades, she worked on more than 100 films, with a who's who of directors including Steven Spielberg, Roman Polanski, Robert Altman, Ridley Scott, John Boorman, Nic Roeg, James Cameron, Clint Eastwood, John Madden, Michael Apted, Blake Edwards, Fred Schepisi, Sydney Pollack, David Hare, Bertrand Tavernier, Liliana Cavani, Neil LaBute, Fred Zinneman and Bruce Robinson.
I was writing all the compering stuff for a Baftas award and was told Audrey Hepburn was flying in to give a lifetime achievement award to Fred Zinneman, the director of The Nun's Story andHigh Noon.
Director Fred Zinneman and screenwriter Carl Foreman shrewdly decided to run the plot in real time, ratcheting up the suspense with every tick of the clocks that are constantly onscreen.
Hepburn gained an Oscar nomination for her performance, as did director Fred Zinneman.
After a stint making training films for the Navy during World War II, he became assistant director for George Cukor and Fred Zinneman. He received a Directors Guild Award for his work on Zinneman's "From Here to Eternity."