Leslie Hiscott
Date of Birth
Jul 25, 1894
Birth Place:
London, England, UK

Biography

A directorial graduate of the British film industry's "quota" system of the 1930s and 1940s, Leslie Hiscott was an alumnus of Cambridge and a World War I vet. Hiscott began his filmmaking career on the Continent as an assistant director. By the time he'd graduated to full director in 1925, Hiscott reasoned that it was better to be constantly busy than to brood over such intangibles as art and...