Knowledge Identifier: +Derek_Jarman
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1942.
Countries: United Kingdom (63%), (10%), United States (5%)
Linked to: King's College London, Slade School of Fine Art, University College London, British Film Institute
The Queen Is Dead - "The Queen Is Dead", which leads off the album and notably became an expressionistic music video directed by Derek Jarman, starts with a soundbite from Bryan Forbes' 1962 British film "The L-Shaped Room"
This was followed by four years at the Slade School of Fine Art, University College London , starting in 1963
Jazz Calendar - The ballet was first performed on 9 January 1968 by the company of The Royal Ballet at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, with designs by Derek Jarman
Joanna Hogg - After leaving school in the late 1970s, Hogg worked as a photographer and began to make experimental super-8 films after borrowing a camera from Derek Jarman, who became an early mentor after a chance meeting in Patisserie Valerie in Soho
Sarah Radclyffe - She began working as associative producer in the late 1970s on movies like "The Tempest" by Derek Jarman
Toyah Willcox - In the summer of 1977, a National Theatre actor, Ian Charleson , thought that Willcox was someone that his friend, film director Derek Jarman, should meet and took her to tea on Tregunter Road in Fulham at Derek's flat
Mark Ryan (guitarist) - After appearing with the band in the Derek Jarman movie "Jubilee " Ryan was fired in October 1977
Toyah Willcox - Instead, she teamed up with Derek Jarman again to play Miranda in his innovative version of "The Tempest", which won her a nomination as Best Newcomer at the 1980 "Evening Standard" *awards
Sean Bean - He appeared in his first film in 1986 when he played Ranuccio Tomassoni in Derek Jarman's film "Caravaggio
Robin Rimbaud - He released "Peyrere" compilation cassette album in 1986, featuring the work of Nurse with Wound, Derek Jarman, Current 93, Coil and Test Dept
Wilfred Owen - A screen adaptation was made by Derek Jarman in 1988, with the 1963 recording as the soundtrack
Laurence Olivier - In 1988 Olivier gave his final performance, aged 81, as a wheelchair-bound old soldier in Derek Jarman's film War Requiem.
In 1989, Jarman's film "War Requiem" brought Laurence Olivier out of retirement for what would be Olivier's last screen performance
Nathaniel Parker - War Requiem - Other early roles include playing Wilfred Owen in Derek Jarman's "War Requiem", a 1989 film adaptation of Benjamin Britten's "War Requiem", co-starring Laurence Olivier as an old soldier in his last screen role before his death, and playing Edward Rochester in John Duigan's 1993 film adaptation of Jean Rhys' "Wide Sargasso Sea"
Ludwig Wittgenstein - Wittgenstein is the subject of the 1993 film "Wittgenstein", by English director Derek Jarman, which is loosely based on his life story as well as his philosophical thinking
Scott Treleaven - Concurrent with the documentary Queercore: A Punk-u-mentary, Treleaven created an illustrated zine project called This Is The Salivation Army (19961999): a mix of punk, goth, occult, and industrial music aesthetics, alongside homages to iconoclasts like William S. Burroughs, Brion Gysin, William Blake, and Derek Jarman.
Hans Vandekerckhove - In 1997, he visited Dungeness and discovered the avant-garde filmmaker, Derek Jarman
Jarman's surviving muse Keith Collins and Siouxsie and the Banshees founder Steven Severin both participated in the making of the film, which had its world premiere at the 2009 Reykjavik International Film Festival in Iceland, its UK premiere at the Raindance Film Festival in London, and its California premiere at the 2010 Frameline International Film Festival in San Francisco
Toyah Willcox - In November 2017 she played Queen Elizabeth in a theatre adaptation of Derek Jarman's film "Jubilee" at Manchester Royal Exchange Theatre
A prestigious Blue Plaque commemorating Jarman was unveiled at Butlers Wharf Building on 19 February 2019, the 25th anniversary of Jarman's death