George Pearson
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1875

Biography

British filmmaker George Pearson was a driving force in the development of British cinema during its early years. Educated at Oxford, Pearson was a schoolmaster before joining the film industry in 1912 as a director of educational films; the following year, he began making more entertaining features. In time, Pearson distinguished himself as one of Britain's premiere directors of silent films. He...