Global Names From LFS

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The film industries of almost every country in the world are liberally sprinkled with graduates of the School. A small selection of many notable alumni includes;

Name ROLES Credits
Brad Anderson Director/Writer/Editor/ Cinematographer Almost Human, The Killing, Boardwalk Empire, Transsiberian, The Wire, The Machinist, The Brave, Hand of God, Stonehearst Asylum
Howard Atherton   Director of Photography All Things To All Men, Colour Me Kubrick, Bad Boys, Lolita, Fatal Attraction, Mermaids, Deep Rising, Lassie, Deadly Lessons, All Things to All Men
Albert Bailey   Sound Recordist The Hills Have Eyes, Bloody Sunday, My Beautiful Laundrette, Quadrophenia, Taggart, Bullet Boy, The Inspector Lynley Mysteries, The Hills Have Eyes, Miliband of Brothers
Terry Bedford Director/Director of Photography Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Jabberwocky, Slayground, An American Story, The New Adventures of Robin Hood, Harbour Lights
Les Blair   Director/Writer/Producer/Editor H3, Bad Behaviour, Jump the Gun, Screen Two, G.F. Newman's Law and Order, The Accountant
Philipp Blaubach Director of Photography The Tunnel, The Disappearance of Alice Creed, The Escapist, Houdini and Doyle, Kaleidoscope, Gunpowder
Don Boyd   Director/Writer/Producer Andrew and Jeremy Get Married, My Kingdom, Twenty-One, Ruby Wax Meets..., The Salon, A Moment of Mishearing
Ole Bratt Birkeland Director of Photography The Arbor, Helen, The Missing, National Treasure, The Little Stranger, Judy
Curtis Clark Director of Photography The Draughtsman's Contract, Extremities, Nicky and Gino, Made in U.S.A., An Inconvenient Truth
Chris Curling Producer Death Defying Acts, Penelope, My Son the Fanatic, Mathilde, Hannibal Rising, Leningrad, Dark Tide, The Zero Theorem, Waiting for You, Trautmann, Blow In
Harley Cokeliss   Director An Angel for May, Black Moon Rising, Dream Demon, Of Muppets and Men: The Making of 'The Muppet Show', Hercules: The Legendary Journeys, Xena: Warrior Princess, The New Adventures of Robin Hood, CI5: The New Professionals, Paris Connections
George P. Cosmatos Director Tombstone, Rambo: First Blood Part II, Cobra, Tombstone, Shadow Conspiracy
Boaz Davidson Director/Writer/Producer Hercules: The Legend Begins, Lovelace, The Paperboy, The Expendables, Bad Lieutenant, Brooklyn's Finest, Bad Lieutenant, Double Identity, The Expendables, Trust, The Mechanic, Conan the Barbarian, Victim 321, The Comeback Trail, Scarpa, Rambo: New Blood, Kane & Lynch, Expendabells, #211
Joseph (Chuck) Despins Director Duffer (1971) and The Moon Over the Alley (1975)
Ross Devenish Director Bleak House (TV), Dalziel and Pascoe (TV), Between The Lines (TV), A Touch of Frost (TV), The Bill (TV), Dalziel and Pascoe (TV)
Bill Douglas Director/Writer My Childhood, Comrades, My Way Home, The Ring of Truth (TV)
Julian Doyle Editor/Director Jabberwocky, Brazil, Life of Brian, The Wind In The Willows, The Meaning of Life, Twilight of the Gods
Steve Dubin Visual Effects Producer/Director/DoP Mannequin, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, The New Adventures of Superman (TV), Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (TV), Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Twilight, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, The Lord of The Rings: The Return of the King, The Chronicles of Narnia, I Robot, 100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd (TV), Hop, Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials, The New Mutants
Ginevra Elkann Producer White Shadow, Frontier Blues, Night, White Shadow, Arianna, Prova Contraria, Land
Paz Fabrega Director Viaje, Cold Water of the Sea, Medea
Mark Forstater Producer Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Grushko (TV), Between The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea, Recoil, Prescient
Tak Fujimoto Director of Photography Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, The Silence of the Lambs, Gladiator, Singles, Philadelphia, Grumpier Old Men, That Thing You Do!, Beloved, The Sixth Sense, Signs, The Final Cut, The Manchurian Candidate, John Adams (TV), The Happening, A Gifted Man (TV), Gods Behaving Badly
Nicolas Gaster Editor The Invisible Woman, 1984, Hyde Park on Hudson, Coriolanus, Moon, Venus, Enduring Love, Oka!, The Liberation of Skopje, The Happy Prince
Mark Goldblatt   Editor Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Terminator, X-Men, Armageddon, Hollow Man, Pearl Harbor, Bad Boys II, X-Men: The Last Stand, Case 39, Risse of the Planet of the Apes, Perce Jackson: Sea of Monsters, Chappie, Death Wish
Pedro Gonzalez-Rubio Director/Cinematographer Inori, Alamar, Toro Negro, Born Without, Inori, Bictor Ugo, Pacifico, The Memory of Turtles
Eduardo Guedes Director Rocinante, Bearskin: An Urban Fairytale, Facas e Anjos (TV)
Elliot Hegarty Writer/Director The Bad Education Movie, The Middle (TV), Loaded (TV), Grandpa's Great Escape (TV)
Oliver Hermanus Writer/Director The Endless River, Shirley Adams, Skoonheid (Beauty)
Marius Holst Director Cross My Heart and Hope to Die, Dragonflies, King of Devil's Island, Mordene i Kongo
Ann Hui Director The Golden Era, A Simple Life, The Postmodern Life of My Aunt, Ordinary Heroes, July Rhapsody, The Postmodern Life of My Aunt, The Way We Are, A Simple Life, The Golden Era, Our Time Will Come, Eight & a Half
Danny Huston Director/Actor Magic City, Hitchcock, Children of Men, The Constant Gardener, 21 Grams, Children of Men, How to Lose Friends & Alienate People, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, American Horror Story (TV), Wonder Woman, The Last Photograph, Richard Says Goodbye, Yellowstone (TV), Stan and Ollie
John Irvin Director Robin Hood, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (TV), The Dogs of War, Hamburger Hill, The Fourth Angel, Mandela's Gun
Babak Jalali Director/Producer White Shadow, Southcliffe, Frontier Blues, Radio Dreams, Land
Ahmed A. Jamal Director The Journalist and the Jihadi: The Murder of Daniel Pearl (TV), Mad Dogs, Majdhar
Knut Erik Jensen Director/Writer Cool and Crazy, Passing Darkness, Burnt By Frost, Voice of Life
Duncan Jones   Director Moon, Source Code, Warcraft: The Beginning, MUTE
Olivier Kaempfer Producer A Road Apart, Two Missing, Appropriate Behaviour, Borrowed Time, Appropriate Behaviour, Spaceship, The Miseducation of Cameron Post
Tunde Kelani Writer/Director/Producer Maami, Arugba, The Narrow Path, Life in Slow Motion, Arugba, Maami
Faris Kermani Director The Sabri Brothers, Karachi Kops (TV)
Mohamed Khan Director Factory Girl, In the Heliopolis Flat, Downtown Girls, Klephty, Before the Summer Crowds
Panos H. Koutras Director Xenia, A Woman's Way, Real Life, The Attack of the Giant Moussaka
Flora Lau Director Bends, Dry Rain, Start from Zero, Monos
Mike Leigh Director/Writer Mr. Turner, Another Year, Happy-Go-Lucky, Vera Drake, Topsy-Turvy, Secrets & Lies, Naked, Life Is Sweet, Five-Minute Films (TV), Peterloo
Robert Leighton Editor A Few Good Men, Life with Mikey, Rumor Has It..., The Bucket List, For Your Consideration, Stand By Me, When Harry Met Sally..., Misery, Now You See Me, Chef, The Intern, A Dog's Purpose
Luis Mandoki Director When a Man Loves a Woman, Message in a Bottle, Amazing Grace, Angel Eyes, Trapped, Banking on Mr. Road, Dancing with Sancho Panza
Michael Mann Director/Writer/Producer Cyber, Public Enemies, Collateral, Heat, Ali, Hancock, Luck (TV), Witness (TV), Hue 1968 (TV), Tony Accardo/Sam Giancana Biopic
Bahram Manocheri Director of Photography Bleak Moments, Boxed, Johnny West
Manousos Manousakis Director Faros (TV), Touch of a Soul (TV), Tavros me toxoti, I skiahtra
Yorgos Mavropsardis Editor Dogtooth, My Best Friend, Tomorrow Is Another Day, Cool, Shadow Walkers, The Lobster, Ana Yurdu, Los Feliz, The Killing of a Sacred Deer, Monos, The Waiter
Alexandra McGuinness Director Lotus Eaters, Riders (TV), Imperfect, Highway
Anjali Menon Director/Writer Bangalore Days, Anjali Menon/Prithviraj Project
Anu Menon Director/Writer London Paris New York, X: Past is Present, Waiting
João César Montieiro Director Recollections of the Yellow House, God's Wedding, Come and Go 
Ali Mostafa Director From A to B, City of Life, Flying Home, Bokra, The Worthy
Barry Navidi Producer Merchant of Venice, Wilde Salome, The Vicar's Wife, The Great Hunger
Horace Ove Director Pressure, Playing Away, Reggae, The Professionals (TV), The Orchid House (TV), The Ghost of Hing King Estate
Maysoon Pachachi Director/Producer Return to the Land of Wonders, Living with the Past, Iranian Journey, Iraqi Women: Voices from Exile
Kant Pan Editor The Crying Game, Solomon and Gaenor, Kicks, The Magnificent Eleven, Sweetest Love, Schadenfreude, Icarus Rising, Crowtown: Rolling Sixes, Back Roads, Two Families, Soccer. Science. Sorcery, The Mad Axeman, Open My Eyes, Pili, Burning Men
Ron Peck Director/Writer Empire State, Nighthawks, Fighters (TV), Real Money (TV), Cross-Channel
Miguel Pereira Director/Writer D-Humanos, The Man Who Came to a Village, Che Ernesto, Veronica Cruz
Roger Pratt Director of Photography Brazil, Paris by Night, Shadowlands, Twelve Monkeys, The Avengers, 102 Dalmatians, Chocolat, Iris, Troy, Keeping Rosy, Jadoo, The Karate Kid, Dorian Gray, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Keeping Rosy
Juliano Ribeiro Salgado Director The Salt of the Earth
Hauke Richter Art Director The Butterfly Effect, Game of Thrones (TV), The Bible (TV), Welcome to the Punch, Silk (TV), Colour Me Kubrick, Mrs Henderson Presents, The Pianist, The Conspiracy, Black Mirror (TV)
Alessandro Di Robilant Director Il Nodo Alla Cravatta, Ill Giudice, Raazzino, Forever
Franc Roddam   Director/Producer Quadrophenia, K2, Auf Wiedersehen Pet, Masterchef TV Series, Permanence
Shimako Sato Director/Writer A Swinging Single, Tales of a Vampire, k20: Legend of the Mask, Yasha, Siren (TV)
David Scott   Director of Photography Il Giudice Ragazzino, Il Nodo Alla Cravatta, A Change in the Weather
Menelik Shabazz Director Burning an Illusion, The Story of Lover’s Rock, Looking for Love
Geoffrey Simpson Director of Photography Shine, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe, Little Women, Please Stand By, Fighting Season (TV), Shanghai Fortress
Iain Sinclair Writer/Actor Swandown, London Orbital (TV), Coriolanus, Artefact Swandown 
Iain Smith Producer Mad Max: Fury Road, Cold Mountain, Alexander, Children Of Men, Wanted, The A-Team, Planet of the Apes, Seven Years in Tibet, The Fifth Element, Time Trial
Pater Sparrow Production Designer The Duke of Burgundy, Well, Budapest Noir, A halottlato, Vandorszineszek, Swoon, The Field Guide to Evil
Ueli Steiger Director of Photography Singles, Amapola, 10,000BC, The Day After Tomorrow, Godzilla, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, My Brother Simple, Second Act, Inversion
Ivan Strasburg   Director of Photography Happy Valley, The Red Road, Treme. Shooting Dogs, Bloody Sunday, Endurance, Happy Valley (TV), 13 Reasons Why (TV), The Looming Tower (TV)
Gale Tattersall Director of Photography Wild Orchid, Tank Girl,Call Me Crazy: A Five Film, The Commitments, House, Ghost Ship, House (TV), Grace and Frankie (TV)
David Thomson Film Historian  
Leticia Tonos Director Cristo Rey, Love Child, Juanita, Inframundo, Caught, Mis 500 Locos
Jean-Philippe Tremblay Director/Producer Shadows of Liberty, Final Cut
Nicholas Triandafyllidis Director The Sentimentalists, Black Milk, The Sentimentalists, Ta Stekia: Istories Agoraiou Politismou (TV)
Herschel Weingrod Writer/Producer Brewster's Millions, Twins, My Stepmother Is an Alien, Space Jam, Trading Places, Kindergarten Cop2, Space Jam 2, 10:22:47 A.M.
Arnold Wesker Playwright  
Jo Willems Director of Photography The Hunger Games: Mockinjay - Part 1 & Part 2, Limitless, 30 Days of Night, Hard Candy, American Gods (TV), Nightmare Cinema, Red Sparrow
Erik Wilson Director of Photography Paddington, 20,000 Days on Earth, The Double, The Imposter, Submarine, Tyrannosaur, Paddington, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Will (TV), Doctor Who (TV), Masterminds, Neil Gaiman's Likely Stories (TV), Paddington 2
Ian Wilson Director of Photography Up Pompeii, The Crying Game, A Way of Life, Emma, Primo (TV)
Ho Yim Director Floating City, Wo ai chu fang, Tian guo ni zi, Fu sing
Gavin Poolman Producer The Zookeeper, Festival Express, Chelse On The Rocks, The Dressmaker, Hunter's Prayer, The Secret Scripture, 6 Days, Hope Gap