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Freddie Young

Freddie Young
  • Career: Director
  • Top celebrities: 7452
  • BirthDate: 1902, 09 of October , London, England, UK
  • Spouse: Joan Morduch (1964 - 1 December 1998) (his death) 1 son, Marjorie Gaffney (1927 - 1963) (her death) 1 son, 1 daughter
  • Zodiac sign: Libra
  • Facts of life

    Freddie Young was considered as one of the most successful and skillful cinematographer amongst British fellow persons. Most of today’s filmmakers are inspired by him and consider him as their idol. He was such an influential person that people used to admire him as God. His work is well known to the industry that is associated with. The famous cinemas in which he lends his best works are Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago, and Ryan’s Daughter. They are all associated with the famous director David Lean. He also won the best film making award for his performance he gave and made the films extra ordinary.

    He then tried his skills in the sector of director in the department of photography. In an approximate, he has directed 130 films as photography is considered. Other notable films in which he participated are Goodbye, Mr. Chips, 49th parallel, Lust for life, Lord Jim and a lot more.

  • Awards: Nominated Oscar - 1972 for "Best Cinematography for:Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)."
    Won Oscar - 1971 for "Best Cinematography for:Ryan's Daughter (1970/I)."
    Won Oscar - 1966 for "Best Cinematography, Color for:Doctor Zhivago (1965)."
    Won Oscar - 1963 for "Best Cinematography, Color for:Lawrence of Arabia (1962)."
    Nominated Oscar - 1953 for "Best Cinematography, Color for:Ivanhoe (1952)."
    Won International Award - 1993 for ""
    Won Academy Fellowship - 1972 for ""
    Nominated BAFTA Film Award - 1971 for "Best Cinematography for:Ryan's Daughter (1970/I)."
    Nominated BAFTA Film Award - 1968 for "Best British Cinematography (Colour) for:The Deadly Affair (1966)."
    Nominated BAFTA Film Award - 1966 for "Best British Cinematography (Colour) for:Lord Jim (1965)."
    Nominated BAFTA Film Award - 1965 for "Best British Cinematography (Colour) for:The 7th Dawn (1964)."
    Won Best Cinematography Award - 1970 for "for:Ryan's Daughter (1970/I)."
    Won Best Cinematography Award - 1966 for "for:Doctor Zhivago (1965)."
    Won Best Cinematography Award - 1965 for "For his contribution to the international recognition of british cinematography."
    Won Best Cinematography Award - 1962 for "for:Lawrence of Arabia (1962)."
    Nominated Best Cinematography Award - 1956 for "for:Bhowani Junction (1956)."
    Nominated Emmy - 1979 for "Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series or a Special for:"Ike" (1979). Shared with: Archie R. Dalzell (ABC). For part II."
    Won Golden Globe - 1963 for "Best Cinematography - Color for:Lawrence of Arabia (1962)."
    2nd place Golden Laurel - 1971 for "Best Cinematographer for:Ryan's Daughter (1970/I)."
    Won Dilys Powell Award - 1993 for ""
  • Position in top best awards winner: 781
  • Films with Freddie Young: Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight - 1984
    Invitation to the Wedding - 1983
    Richard's Things - 1980
    Rough Cut - 1980
    Ike: The War Years - 1980
    Bloodline - 1979
    Stevie - 1978
    The Man in the Iron Mask - 1977
    The Blue Bird - 1976
    The Executioner - 1975
    Great Expectations - 1974
    The Tamarind Seed - 1974
    Love from A to Z - 1974
    Luther - 1974
    The Asphyx - 1973
    Nicholas and Alexandra - 1971
    Ryan's Daughter - 1970/I
    The Maker and the Process - 1970
    Battle of Britain - 1969
    Sinful Davey - 1969
    You Only Live Twice - 1967
    The Deadly Affair - 1966
    Doctor Zhivago - 1965
    Rotten to the Core - 1965
    Lord Jim - 1965
    The 7th Dawn - 1964
    Lawrence of Arabia - 1962
    Loss of Innocence - 1961
    Gorgo - 1961
    Hand in Hand - 1961
    Macbeth (II) - 1960
    Solomon and Sheba - 1959
    The Inn of the Sixth Happiness - 1958
    Indiscreet - 1958
    Gideon of Scotland Yard - 1958
    I Accuse! - 1958
    Island in the Sun - 1957
    The Little Hut - 1957
    The Barretts of Wimpole Street - 1957
    Beyond Mombasa - 1956
    Lust for Life - 1956
    Invitation to the Dance - 1956
    Bhowani Junction - 1956
    Bedevilled - 1955
    Betrayed - 1954
    Knights of the Round Table - 1953
    Mogambo - 1953
    Time Bomb - 1953
    Ivanhoe - 1952
    Giselle - 1952
    Calling Bulldog Drummond - 1951
    Treasure Island - 1950
    Conspirator - 1949
    Edward, My Son - 1949
    The Winslow Boy - 1948
    Escape - 1948
    While I Live - 1947
    So Well Remembered - 1947
    Bedelia - 1946
    Caesar and Cleopatra - 1945
    The Young Mr. Pitt - 1942
    49th Parallel - 1941
    Haunted Honeymoon - 1940
    Blackout - 1940
    Suicide Legion - 1940
    Nurse Edith Cavell - 1939
    Goodbye, Mr. Chips - 1939
    This'll Make You Whistle - 1938
    Queen of Destiny - 1938
    A Royal Divorce - 1938
    The Rat - 1937
    Victoria the Great - 1937
    Backstage - 1937
    The Frog - 1937
    Girl in the Street - 1937
    Millions - 1937
    Two's Company - 1936
    Fame - 1936
    When Knights Were Bold - 1936
    The Show Goes On - 1936
    Come Out of the Pantry - 1935
    Peg of Old Drury - 1935
    Escape Me Never - 1935
    Nell Gwyn - 1934
    Girls Please! - 1934
    Runaway Queen - 1934
    The King of Paris - 1934
    A Cuckoo in the Nest - 1933
    Trouble - 1933
    That's a Good Girl - 1933
    Summer Lightning - 1933
    Yes, Mr. Brown - 1933
    Bitter Sweet - 1933
    The Little Damozel - 1933
    It's a King - 1933
    Just My Luck - 1933
    Night of the Garter - 1933
    The King's Cup - 1933
    Up for the Derby - 1933
    Leap Year - 1932
    The Mayor's Nest - 1932
    The Love Contract - 1932
    Thark - 1932
    A Night Like This - 1932
    Magic Night - 1932
    The Blue Danube - 1932
    Mischief - 1931
    Venetian Nights - 1931
    The Chance of a Night Time - 1931
    Tilly of Bloomsbury - 1931
    The Speckled Band - 1931
    The Sport of Kings - 1931
    Plunder - 1931
    Up for the Cup - 1931
    Tons of Money - 1930
    A Warm Corner - 1930
    Canaries Sometimes Sing - 1930
    On Approval - 1930
    Die Somme - 1930
    The Loves of Robert Burns - 1930
    The W Plan - 1930
    One Embarrassing Night - 1930
    White Cargo - 1929
    The Bondman - 1929
    A Peep Behind the Scenes - 1929
    Blue Bottles - 1928
    Daydreams - 1928
    The Tonic - 1928
    Victory - 1928
    Ike: The War Years - 1979
    The Wreck of the Mary Deare - 1959
    Van Gogh: Darkness Into Light - 1956
    The Last Time I Saw Paris - 1954
    The Somme - 1927
    The Flag Lieutenant - 1926
    Rob Roy - 1922
    Arthur's Hallowed Ground - 1984
    The Making of 'Lawrence of Arabia' - 2000
    This Is Your Life - 1994-1996
    Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood - 1995
    The British Greats - 1980
    Don Siegel: Last of the Independents - 1980
    The South Bank Show - 1978
    Film Night - 1970
    David Lean and His Dedicated Maniacs - 2009
    Inside 'You Only Live Twice' - 2000
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