David Eady (film director)

David Eady (April 22, 1924 – April 5, 2009) was a British film director and producer.[1] Born in London, he was the son of Sir Wilfred Eady (of the Eady Levy).[2][1] His films include documentaries, dramas (often second features) and children's films.[2] He received a BAFTA nomination for his short film Play Safe (1978), and an Oscar nomination was given to the short he co-directed with Geoffrey Boothby, Bridge of Time (1950).[3][4]



  1. ^ a b "David Eady". BFI.
  2. ^ a b McFarlane, Brian; Slide, Anthony (16 May 2016). "The Encyclopedia of British Film: Fourth edition". Manchester University Press – via Google Books.
  3. ^ "David Eady". www.bafta.org. 11 May 2012.
  4. ^ "The 25th Academy Awards | 1953". Oscars.org | Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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