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Joseph Strick

Director

Born - 6 July 1923, Paris, France
Died - 1 June 2010

French-born American director of controversial subjects, dramas, documentaries, and films that fell between the two. He first attracted attention with the short Muscle Beach in 1948, then shot back into prominence with the trailblazing docudrama The Savage Eye in 1960. Later works include The Balcony (1963), Ulysses (1967), Tropic of Cancer (1970), Interviews with My Lai Veterans, a Vietnam documentary that won him an Oscar (1971), Road Movie (1974), A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1977), and the documentary Criminals (1996), his last. He died from congestive heart failure.