British isles director, producer and screenwriter whose best-known films include 1971’s The Virgin as well as the Gypsy and 1981’s Priest of Like. The former gained him several prestigious honours, including a Country wide Plank of Review Prize for Greatest Film. He proved helpful at Stewarts & Lloyds Metal Functions in Corby before participating in film college. At age group nineteen, while filming in Chinwangtao, China, he was imprisoned under suspicion to be a spy. In Apr 1957, he became the initial person ever showing 8mm film on tv, doing so over the BBC children’s present All Your Very own. He wedded painter Suzy Armstrong in 1967. His little girl Sophie can be a painter. He aimed celebrity Joan Collins in the 1999 humor The Clandestine Relationship.