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Alastair Reid


Born - 21 July 1939, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Died - 17 August 2011

A director of fine TV drama whose few films generally failed to reflect his talent. Among the best of the TV series on which he worked were A Man of Our Times, Shades of Greene, The Flight of the Heron, the innovative Gangsters, the first episodes of Inspector Morse, Traffik, Tales of the City and Nostromo. His films were Baby Love (1968), The Night Digger (1971), Something to Hide (1976) and What Rats Won't Do (1998), his last.