Lindsay Anderson

Died aged c. 71

Lindsay Gordon Anderson (17 April 1923 – 30 August 1994) was a British feature-film, theatre and documentary director, film critic, and leading-light of the Free Cinema movement and of the British New Wave. He is most widely remembered for his 1968 film if...., which won the Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival in 1969 and marked Malcolm McDowell's cinematic debut.He is also notable, though not a professional actor, for playing a minor role in the Academy Award-winning 1981 film Chariots of Fire. McDowell produced a 2007 documentary about his experiences with Anderson, Never Apologize.

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Centenary Of Cinema 1996 #153

Lindsay Anderson (1923-1994) film and theatre director, critic and writer ‘This sporting Life', ‘If', ‘The Whales of August', lived here 1977-1994

Stirling Mansions, 12 Canfield Road, NW6, London, United Kingdom where they was