Seth Holt
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1923
Birth Place:
Palestine

Biography

"The most ruthless director I've ever worked with outside of William Wyler". Thus did Bette Davis sum up her experiences while filming The Nanny (1964) under the direction of Seth Holt. A former actor, Holt became a film editor on British war documentaries in the early 1940s. In 1944, he joined the then-blossoming Ealing studios at the invitation of producer/director Robert Hamer (who happened to...