Henry Kenneth Alfred Russell was a British film director, known for his pioneering work in television and film and for his flamboyant and controversial style. His films in the main were liberal adaptations of existing texts, or biographies, notably of composers of the Romantic era. Russell began directing for the BBC, where he made creative adaptations of composers' lives which were unusual for the time. He also directed many feature films independently and for studios. He is best known for his
- Film director, screenwriter
- World War II
Ken Russell, Director: The Devils. Ken Russell tried several professions before choosing to become a film director; he was a still photographer and a dancer and he even served in the Army, but film was his destiny.
Ken Russell is a small business owner turned community activist who is serving his second term as a Miami City Commissioner. He is running for U.S. Senate to clean Washington up and get rid of Florida’s self-serving senator who has forgotten about Floridians’ needs.
Known for his explorations of sexuality, religion, music and history via a prism of stylized excess, filmmaker Ken Russell was often hailed as a visionary and the successor to Fellini.
Commissioner Russell has advocated for the expansion of trolley routes throughout the city, including in Brickell, Downtown and Coconut Grove. He brought the Freebee service to the Coconut Grove BID, a Complete Streets pilot program downtown, sponsored legislation to tackle predatory car-booting practices and advocated to change lock down times on the Brickell Bridge to ease congestion.
Ken Russell's overwrought film "Crimes of Passion", in which good performances and an interesting idea are metamorphosed into one of the silliest movies in a long time.
The British film director Ken Russell speaks with his actors from a megaphone during the filming of Tommy, which bears the same name as the rock... English actor Alan Bates on the set of Ken Russell's 'Women in Love', adapted from the novel by D H Lawrence, November 1968.
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Russell earned his B.S. in business administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Note: Please contact us if the personal information below requires an update. Russell has a wife, Juliana, and three children.
Sep 21, 2019 · From Ken Russell's studio films to Ken Russell's independent films, this Ken Russell filmography keeps tabs on all Ken Russell movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top. The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different movies, including Altered States and Women in Love.