Alexander Mackendrick

Sep 8, 1912

Bio: An animator for industrial films, Alexander Mackendrick began writing scripts for British features and helming shorts in the late 1930s. During World War II he worked on documentary films, and in the late '40s he began directing features. He made an immediate hit with his debut film, the sparkling satire Whiskey Galore (aka Tight Little Island, 1948). His major… More


Alexander Mackendrick Videos

The Man In The White Suit
3 minutes 38 seconds
Don't Make Waves
3 minutes 47 seconds
Sweet Smell Of Success
1 minutes 2 seconds
The Ladykillers
3 minutes 34 seconds
Whiskey Galore
1 minutes 4 seconds

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