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Adam Smith


Economist and essential figure from the Scottish Enlightenment who’s credited as the daddy of capitalism. His 1776 function, The Prosperity of Countries, helped influence contemporary economics and will be offering among the world’s initial collected explanations of what builds a countries’ prosperity. He was extremely critical from the confining character of Oxford, where he was among the initial students to achieve a scholarship or grant. He fulfilled with Benjamin Franklin while he was surviving in Paris and was extremely suffering from his sights. His parents had been Margaret Douglas and Adam Smith Sr. Margaret Thatcher transported his publication, The Prosperity of Countries, in her handbag.

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Full Name Adam Smith
Date Of Birth November 29, 1987
Died July 17, 1790, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Place Of Birth Tennessee
Height 1.8 m
Profession Model
Education Kirkcaldy High School, Balliol College, University of Glasgow, University of Edinburgh, University of Oxford
Nationality Scottish
Parents Margaret Douglas, Adam Smith
Movies Trespass Against Us, The Chemical Brothers: Don't Think
Star Sign Sagittarius

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1Voted Best Director by readers of Doctor Who Magazine for his work on the 2010 season.



Trespass Against Us2016/I
The Chemical Brothers: Don't Think2012Documentary
Doctor Who2010TV Series 3 episodes
Little Dorrit2008TV Mini-Series 6 episodes
North of Ping Pong: What Goes Up Must Come Down2007Video short
Skins2007TV Series 4 episodes
The Streets: Blinded by Lights2004Video short



Doctor Who Confidential2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Little Dorrit: An Insight2009Video documentary shortHimself - Director

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Douglas Hickox AwardBritish Independent Film AwardsTrespass Against Us (2016)
2016Golden EyeZurich Film FestivalBest International Feature FilmTrespass Against Us (2016)
2009OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Direction of a Motion Picture or MiniseriesLittle Dorrit (2008)· Dearbhla Walsh
· Diarmuid Lawrence

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