Lewis Gilbert

Born: 6 March 1920, Hackney London

Highlighted works

  • Alfie

    Alfie

    Michael Caine sealed his screen stardom with this memorable portrayal of a cockney womaniser whose exploits seemingly typified the sexual freedoms of Swinging 60s London.

  • The Ten Year Plan

    The Ten Year Plan

    This surprisingly entertaining government–sponsored documentary addresses the postwar housing crisis with real wit, and gives early exposure to a future comedy star.

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