Martin Bell (director)

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Martin Bell
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Bell with wife Mary Ellen Mark at the 2011 Look 3 photography conference
Born (1943-01-16) January 16, 1943 (age 76)
Nationality American
Occupation Film director
Years active1971-present
Spouse(s) Mary Ellen Mark

Martin Bell (born January 16, 1943) is an American film director best known for films such as Streetwise [1] and American Heart . [2]

<i>Streetwise</i> (1984 film) 1984 film by Martin Bell

Streetwise is a 1984 documentary film by director Martin Bell. It followed in the wake of a July 1983 Life magazine article, "Streets of the Lost", by writer Cheryl McCall and photographer Mary Ellen Mark(Bell's wife).

<i>American Heart</i> (film) 1992 film by Martin Bell

American Heart is a 1993 film by Martin Bell, starring Edward Furlong and Jeff Bridges. It was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award in a number of categories, and won in the Best Male Lead category.

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References

  1. "Streetwise". The New York Times . 1985.
  2. "American Heart". The New York Times . 1993.