Bill Forsyth

Born: 29 July 1946, Glasgow

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Highlighted works

  • Gregory's Girl

    Gregory's Girl

    This comic tale of a girl-obsessed teenager in a Scottish New Town brought writer-director Bill Forsyth’s gently off-the-wall brand of character comedy to a wider audience.

  • Local Hero

    Local Hero

    In Bill Forsyth’s wry culture-clash comedy a Texas oil executive falls for the charms of the Scottish village he’s supposed to be buying up.

Filmography

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