LONDON — Nicolas Roeg, British film director haspassed away at the age of 90. He is known for making provocative films and has worked with rock stars Mick Jagger and David Bowie over a six-decade of his career.
His son Nocolas Roeg Jr confirmed the death
“He was a genuine dad,” Roeg Jr. said. “He just had his
90thbirthday in August.”
To his credits are:
- The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
- Don’t Look Now (1973)
- Performance (1970)
- The Witches (1990)
The Man Who Fell to Earth
He worked his way into directing after winning acclaim as a cinematographer. He began his career as an editing apprentice in 1947 —among his duties was serving tea.
Don’t Look Now (1973)
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