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Jim Clark

Biography

Two time Globe Champ Formula One driver who tragically dropped his life within a Formula Two racing incident. He was called the greatest Formulation One driver in ’09 2009 by THE DAYS. He produced his debut within a 1960 Dutch Grand Prix competition and stated his first success in 1962 on the Belgian Grand Prix. He was called ABC’s Wide Globe of Sports Sportsman of the entire year in 1965 and was inducted in to the Motorsports Hall of Popularity of America in 1990. He was created in Kilmany, Fife, Scotland and was raised with four old siblings. He tragically passed away carrying out what he treasured exactly like NASCAR drivers Dale Earnhardt.

Quick Facts


Full Name Jim Clark
Date Of Birth March 4, 1936
Died April 7, 1968, Hockenheimring, Hockenheim, Germany
Place Of Birth Kilmany, Scotland
Profession Race Car Driver
Education Loretto School
Nationality British
Spouse Kristy Hinze
Children Dylan Vivienne Clark, Kathy Clark
Nominations BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award
Movies Baoh, The Plot of the Fuma Clan, Rentadick, Every Home Should Have One, Flea Circus - Montage, Indianapolis 500: The 60s
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#Fact
1Began as a rewind boy on the classic Ealing comedy "The Titfield Thunderbolt" before graduating to assistant editor in 1951.
2Filmed a documentary for the British Army in Germany and "unleashed chaos" after supplying beer to the soldiers, events he later described as akin to "the atmosphere of a painting by Hieronymus Bosch".
3Worked on five films of the director John Schlesinger in the 1960's.


Editor

Editor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Frog Prince1985
The Killing Fields1984
Privates on Parade1983
Honky Tonk Freeway1981
Yanks1979
Agatha1979
The Last Remake of Beau Geste1977
Marathon Man1976edited by
The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother1975
The Day of the Locust1975
Visions of Eight1973Documentary
X, Y and Zee1972
Far from the Madding Crowd1967uncredited
Darling1965as James Clark
The Pumpkin Eater1964as James Clark
Charade1963as James Clark
Term of Trial1962
The Innocents1961as James Clark
The Grass Is Greener1960as James Clark
Surprise Package1960as James Clark
One Wish Too Many1956
Happy-Go-Lucky2008
Virgin Territory2007
Opal Dream2006
Vera Drake2004
City by the Sea2002
The Gathering Storm2002TV Movie
Kiss Kiss (Bang Bang)2001
The World Is Not Enough1999
Onegin1999
The Trench1999
The Jackal1997
Marvin's Room1996
Copycat1995
Nell1994
A Good Man in Africa1994
Radio Inside1994
This Boy's Life1993
Spies Inc.1992
Meeting Venus1991
Memphis Belle1990
Il giovane Toscanini1988
The Mission1986

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Madhouse1974
Rentadick1972
Every Home Should Have One1970as James Clark
Day of Rest1970Short
Speaking of Britain1967Documentary short
Senghenydd: Portrait of a Mining Town1966Documentary short
The Christmas Tree1966as James Clark
Soldier '671966Short

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Jackal1997Narrator on TV (voice, uncredited)
Robinson Crusoe1997Slave Ship Captain (voice, uncredited)
Taiho shichauzo1994TV Mini-SeriesAdditional Voices (English version, voice)
Crusher Joe The OVAs1989TV Mini-SeriesGabbuuru (English version, voice)
Rupan sansei: Fûma ichizoku no inbô1987Squad Leader (English version, voice)

Editorial Department

Editorial Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
War of the Buttons1994consulting editor
The Ladykillers1955second assistant editor - uncredited
The Love Lottery1954second assistant editor - uncredited

Assistant Director

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Honky Tonk Freeway1981second unit director

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Senghenydd: Portrait of a Mining Town1966Documentary short producer

Sound Department

Sound Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Cruel Sea1953assistant sound editor - uncredited

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Midnight Cowboy1969creative consultant

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Twilight1998special thanks
Palookaville1995thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Legends2008TV Series documentaryHimself
The 57th Annual Academy Awards1985TV Special documentaryHimself - Winner: Best Film Editing

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005Career Achievement AwardAmerican Cinema Editors, USA
1987BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest EditingThe Mission (1986)
1985OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Film EditingThe Killing Fields (1984)
1985BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest EditingThe Killing Fields (1984)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest EditingVera Drake (2004)
1987OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Film EditingThe Mission (1986)
1987EddieAmerican Cinema Editors, USABest Edited Feature FilmThe Mission (1986)
1985EddieAmerican Cinema Editors, USABest Edited Feature FilmThe Killing Fields (1984)
1977BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Film EditingMarathon Man (1976)


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