Grief as movies genius Roeg dies
Acclaimed f ilm director Nicolas Roeg, whose credits include The Man Who Fell To Earth and Don’t Look Now, has died at 90.
His son Nicolas Jr said the Br it i sh di rector and cinematographer died on Friday night.
“He was a genuine dad,” he said. “He just had his 90th birthday in August.”
Don’t Look Now (1973), a horror f i lm based on a Daphne du Maurier short story, starred Julie Christie and Donald Sutherland.
Science fiction flick The Man Who Fell To Earth (1976) famously featured David Bowie as an unhappy alien.
His other credits include Performance (1970) starring Mick Jagger.