Bruce Beresford

Bruce Beresford

director, producer, writer, actor

Born August 16, 1940 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Bruce Beresford was born in Australia and graduated from Sydney University in 1962. He served as Film Officer for the British Film Institute Production Board from 1966-1971 and as a Film Advisor to the Arts Council of Great Britain. Beresford has also directed several operas including Girl Of The Golden West (Puccini), staged for the Spoleto Festival in Charleston and Spoleto (Italy) and Elektra (Strauss), which was staged for the State Opera Company of South Australia and performed in Adelaide and Melbourne. It won the Award for Best Opera Production of 1991. Immediately prior to starting production on PARADISE ROAD, Beresford directed SWEENEY TODD for the Portland Opera in Oregon.

Filmography

Connections

  • Georges Delerue

    Georges Delerue

  • Edward Woodward

    Edward Woodward

  • John Debney

    John Debney

  • Jack Thompson

    Jack Thompson

  • Morgan Freeman

    Morgan Freeman

  • Bruce Greenwood

    Bruce Greenwood

  • Pierce Brosnan

    Pierce Brosnan

Genres

  • Thriller
  • Action & Adventure
  • Comedy
  • Music Videos & Concerts
  • Western
  • Military & War
  • Drama
  • Romance
  • Sports
  • Children & Family