Douglas Jackson (filmmaker)

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Douglas Jackson
Born (1940-01-26) January 26, 1940 (age 79)
OccupationDirector, producer, scriptwriter
Years active1964–present
Spouse(s)Tanya Jackson

Douglas Jackson (born January 26, 1940 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian film and television director and producer. As a television director, he is best known for the 1983 CBC Television miniseries Empire, Inc., which he co-directed with Denys Arcand.[1] Jackson began his film career in the 1960s on staff at the National Film Board of Canada (NFB).[2] His NFB credits include producing Bill Mason's short documentary Blake, nominated for an Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film.[3]


  1. ^ Dorland, Michael (1 January 1983). "Film Reviews/Denys Arcand & Douglas Jackson's "Empire Inc."". Retrieved 4 November 2016 – via
  2. ^ "Canuxploitation Review: Twists of Terror". Retrieved 2012-06-04.
  3. ^ "Blake". Retrieved 4 November 2016.

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