Bite-sized blog post: Beeban Kidron

Beeban Kidron

BEEBAN KIDRON began as a filmmaker in London where she directed the mini-series of Jeanette Winterson’s Oranges are not the Only Fruit (1990) for the BBC. She also started Film Club, an after-school program for kids in England and Whales.

She moved to Hollywood to direct Used People (1992) with Shirley MacLaine and directs both narrative fiction and documentary.

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Where to watch her films:



Read more about her:


Film Club website
VIDEO: The Shared Wonder of Film TED Talk
Beeban Kidron talks about her career
The Guardian

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

 2013InRealLife (Documentary)

 2011Storyville (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)

 2007Antony Gormley: Making Space (TV Movie documentary)
 2002Murder (TV Movie)
 2000/ICinderella (TV Movie)
 1998Texarkana (TV Movie)

 1996Omnibus (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)

 19914 Play (TV Series) (1 episode)

‘Itch (1991)

 1990Screenplay (TV Series) (1 episode)

Antonia and Jane (1990)

 1990Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)

Episode #1.3 (1990)
Episode #1.2 (1990)
Episode #1.1 (1990)
 1983Carry Greenham Home (Documentary)

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