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Fred Zinnemann
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Born: 29 April 1907 Died: 14 March 1997

Country of origin: Austria

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Renee Bartlett


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The Idiot's Guide To Famous (Classic) Filmmakers (85 items)
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Published 1 year, 5 months ago 17 comments
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Tribute to Audrey Hepburn (51 items)
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Published 2 months ago 11 comments
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Directors' Favorite Actors/Actresses (78 items)
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Published 4 years, 10 months ago 15 comments
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A Movie for every Director (Part. 1) (100 items)
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Published 1 year, 4 months ago 6 comments
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Festival de Cannes - The Jury (636 items)
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Published 3 years, 3 months ago 1 comment

About: Vienna-born Fred Zinnemann had childhood dreams of becoming a musician, and later planned on a law career, before his viewing of the movies of Erich Von Stroheim drew him into the movie business, initially as a cameraman. He came to the United States in 1929, and later found work as an editor, and subsequently as an assistant to documentary filmmaker Robert Flaherty, and then as an assistant to choreographer Busby Berkeley. He joined MGM in the late '30s as a director of comedy shorts, and won a ... (more)

Movies directed by

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Top rated
Most recent

1. High Noon (1952)
Rating:
7.9
463 Watched
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7.7
304 Watched
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7.8
182 Watched
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7.4
132 Watched
5. The Nun's Story (1959)
Rating:
7.3
96 Watched



Movies

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Rating:
7.8
333 Watched
2. The Search (1948)
Rating:
7.8
20 Watched
Rating:
7
8 want to see
4. Hands Up! (1981)
Rating:
7.8
6 want to see
Rating:
7.3
4 want to see



Movies written by


1. Peter Ibbetson (1935)
Rating:
6.2
17 want to see
2. Redes (1936)
Rating:
6
3 Watched



TV directed by


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8
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TV

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1. Biography (1987)
Rating:
7.3
49 Watched
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8.8
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8
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6
3 Watched
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8.5
2 Watched



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Tribute to Audrey Hepburn (51 person items)

""The Nun's Story" (1959) Fred Zinnemann, austrian-american film director."


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Top Trumps - Screen Vision (30 person items)

" Fred Zinnemann 29 April 1907 Gary Cooperin High Noon (1952) 45 1930 149 mins 83 88% 15 "The three most important things about a film are the script, the script, the script.""


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Academy Award Winning Directors (65 person items)

"A Man For All Seasons (1966) From Here to Eternity (1953) "


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A Movie for every Director (Part. 1) (100 movies items)

" High Noon (1952) "


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Best Film Direction - 1970s (46 person items)

"#69Julia (1977)"


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Best Film Direction - 1960s (42 person items)

"#25The Sundowners (1960) #67A Man for All Seasons (1966)"


Stehako added this to a list 4 years, 7 months ago
Best Film Direction - 1950s (36 person items)

"#22From Here to Eternity (1953) #74High Noon (1952) "


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Best Film Direction - 1940s (28 person items)

"#53The Search (1948)"


Stehako added this to a list 4 years, 10 months ago
Directors' Favorite Actors/Actresses (78 person items)

"Gerard Buhr - The Day of the Jackel - Julia - Five Days One Summer "