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Peter Tanner (I) (1914–2002)

Peter Tanner was born on September 13, 1914 in Tilford, Surrey, England as Peter Ralph Eyre Tanner. He is known for his work on Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), The Avengers (1961) and Hamburger Hill (1987). He was married to Daphne Mitchell and Jean Beaver. He died on December 10, 2002 in Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, England. See full bio »

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 2014 German Concentration Camps Factual Survey (TV Movie documentary) (1945 Original Production Team)
 1994 Widows' Peak
 1991 Robin Hood
 1988 Taffin
 1985 Turtle Diary
 1985 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1985 Arthur the King (TV Movie)
 1984 A Christmas Carol (TV Movie)
 1984 To Catch a King (TV Movie)
 1982 The Scarlet Pimpernel (TV Movie)
 1982 Friend or Foe
 1982/I Oliver Twist (TV Movie)
 1979 The Hard Way (TV Movie)
 1978 Wombling Free
 1978 The Thief of Baghdad (TV Movie)
 1978 Stevie
 1977 Spectre (TV Movie)
 1977 Nasty Habits
 1976 The World About Us (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1975 Hedda
 1975 The Maids
 1972/I Asylum
 1972 Madame Sin
 1971 I, Monster
 1965-1966 The Avengers (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Silent Dust (1965)
 1964 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1963 Tamahine
 1961 Hand in Hand
 1960 Skywatch
 1958 Davy
 1956 Who Done It?
 1955 Touch and Go
 1954 Lease of Life
 1954 High and Dry
 1953 The Cruel Sea
 1952 Secret People
 1950 Cage of Gold
 1950 The Blue Lamp
 1949 Voice of Ulster (Documentary short)
 1947 Five Towns (Documentary short)
 1945 Fire of London (Documentary short)
 1945 Steel (Documentary short) (as Peter R.E. Tanner)
 1944 Out of Chaos (Documentary short)
 1944 Jig-Saw (Short)
 1943 London 1942 (Documentary short) (supervising editor)
 1943 It's Just the Way It Is (Short)
 1942 Common Cause (Documentary short)
 1942 Teeth of Steel (Documentary short)
 1942 We Serve (Short)
 1942 Y.M.C.A. On Wheels (Documentary short)
 1941 Canteen on Wheels (Short)
 1941 Shunter Black's Night Off (Documentary short)
 1939 Wordsworth and the Lakes (Documentary short) (as P. Tanner)
 1938 Dial 999
 1937 Double Alibi (Short)
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Distinguished British editor who worked under the auspices of Michael Balcon on some of Ealing's best films of the 1940's and 50's. In later years, he lectured and wrote about his experiences. See more »

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