Director and maker whose film Rainfall Man won 4 Academy Honours, including Ideal Picture and Ideal Director. He made an appearance like a bellboy in the 1977 film Large Anxiety. His additional notable movies included The Organic, Wag YOUR DOG, and HELLO, Vietnam. He had written the publication Sixty-Six in 2003, that was partly predicated on personal encounters. He wedded Valerie Curtin in 1975. He aimed Robin Williams in the comedic film HELLO, Vietnam.