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List of notable or famous film art directors from the United Kingdom, with bios and photos, including the top film art directors born in the United Kingdom and even some popular film art directors who immigrated to the United Kingdom. If you're trying to find out the names of famous British film art directors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These film art directors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known film art director from the United Kingdom is included when available.

This list is made up of many different people, including Dominic Hyman and Edward Carrick.

This historic film art directors from the United Kingdom list can help answer the questions "Who are some British film art directors of note?" and "Who are the most famous film art directors from the United Kingdom?" These prominent film art directors of the United Kingdom may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected British film art directors.

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age 73 Adrian Cooper is a film art director and a cinematographer.

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Alan Withy age 95 Alan Withy is a film art director.

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Died at 76 (1904-1980) Alex Vetchinsky was a British film art director and production designer, nominated for BAFTA Film Award. Vetchinsky worked on more than a hundred productions during a career that lasted between ...more

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age 57 Andrew Ackland-Snow is a film art director.

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Andrew Menzies is a production designer and film art director.

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Anneke Van Oort age 48 Anneke Van Oort is a film art director.

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Died at 62 (1908-1970) Arthur Lawson was a British art director. He had a long association with film directors Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, beginning in 1943 when he was floor manager on The Life and Death ...more

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Ben Morahan is a production designer.

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Died at 58 (1912-1970) Bernard Robinson designed sets for several of Hammer's films in their heyday, including The Curse of Frankenstein, Abominable Snowman of the Himalayas, Dracula, Curse of the Werewolf, The ...more

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age 72 Bob Ringwood is a British costume designer who has been nominated for two Academy Awards. He is perhaps best known as the one who made the Batsuit in the 1989 version of Batman.

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Died at 73 (1940-2013) Brian Ackland-Snow was an English production designer. He won an Academy Award in the category Best Art Direction for the film A Room with a View.

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Died at 67 (1903-1970) C. Wilfred Arnold was a film art director and production designer.

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Cedric Dawe Died at 90 (1906-1996) Cedric Dawe was a film art director.

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Charles Clague Died at 72 (1890-1962) Charles Clague was a film art director.

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Died at 82 (1888-1970) Charles D. Hall was a British-American art director and production designer. He is perhaps best remembered for his tenure at Universal Pictures, where he began his career during the silent era. ...more

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Chris Richmond is a British film and television production designer. Having read architecture at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, he started his career in the film industry in 1998 as an ...more

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Christian Huband is a film art director and set decorator.

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Clifford Pember Died at 74 (1881-1955) Clifford Pember was a film art director.

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age 46 Dominic Hyman is a film art director and production designer.

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Died at 73 (1917-1990) Donald Chaffey was a British film director, writer, producer, and art director. Chaffey's film career began as an art director in 1947, and his directorial debut was in 1953. He remained active ...more

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Died at 67 (1905-1972) Don Russell was a film art director.

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Died at 85 (1919-2004) Donald M. Ashton was a renowned Academy Award nominated and BAFTA-winning English art director most noted for his work on such films as Billy Budd, The Bridge on the River Kwai, Oh! What a ...more

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Duncan Sutherland is a film art director and set decorator.

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age 88 Edgar Lansbury is an award-winning British theatre, film, and television producer. Born in London, Lansbury was the son of Belfast-born actress Moyna Macgill and Edgar Lansbury, a politician and ...more

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Died at 93 (1905-1998) Edward Carrick was an art designer for film, an author and illustrator. Carrick was born in London. His father was Edward Gordon Craig, the theatre practitioner and stage designer, and his ...more

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Died at 78 (1915-1993) Elliot Scott was an English art director. He was nominated for three Academy Awards in the category Best Art Direction.

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Died at 74 (1909-1983) Fred Pusey was a British film art director and production designer, and a Second World War camouflage officer. His artistic skill was put to use on large-scale deception schemes in the Western ...more

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age 64 Gavin Bocquet is a production designer and film art director.

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George Paterson George Paterson is a film art director.

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George Provis Died at 81 (1908-1989) George Provis was a film art director and production designer.

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Died at 82 (1894-1976) Hans Peters was an English art director. He was nominated for five Academy Awards in the category Best Art Direction.

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Died at 73 (1925-1998) Harry Pottle was a film art director and production designer.

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Ivan King age 96 Ivan King is a film art director and production designer.

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Died at 85 (1916-2001) Jack Maxsted was an English art director. He won an Academy Award in the category Best Art Direction for the film Nicholas and Alexandra.

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Jack Shampan Died at 76 (1913-1989) Jack Shampan was a film art director.

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Died at 72 (1890-1962) James Basevi was a film art director, special effects artist, and set decorator.

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James Wakefield James Wakefield is a film art director.

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Jenny Ray Jenny Ray is a film art director.

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Died at 74 (1902-1976) Jim Morahan was a film art director.

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age 70 John Beard is a production designer and film art director.

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John Blezard age 91 John Blezard is a film and television art director and production designer.

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Died at 85 (1920-2005) John Allan Hyatt Box OBE, was a British film production designer and art director. During his career he won the Academy Award for Best Art Direction on four occasions and won the equivalent ...more

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Died at 58 (1911-1969) John Bryan was an art director and film producer. John Bryan was born in London, England. He won the Oscar for Best Art Direction for the film Great Expectations in 1946. He was nominated twice ...more

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John Clark Died at 73 (1934-2007) John Clark was a film art director and an architect.

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Died at 70 (1903-1973) John Elphick was a film art director and production designer.

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John Howell Died at 79 (1914-1993) John Howell is a film art director and production designer.

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Died at 77 (1913-1990) John Stoll was a British art director. He won an Academy Award in the category Best Art Direction for the film Lawrence of Arabia. During the 1950s he worked largely on low-budget British ...more

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Keith Dunne Keith Dunne is a production designer and film art director.

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age 57 Kevin Phipps is a film art director and production designer.

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Laurel Brock Laurel Brock is a film art director and production designer.