Harry Watt

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Harry Watt (18 October 1906 – 2 April 1987) was a Scottish documentary and feature film director, who began his career working for John Grierson and Robert Flaherty. His 1959 film The Siege of Pinchgut was entered into the 9th Berlin International Film Festival. He was born in Edinburgh, and died in Amersham, Buckinghamshire.[1]

His film Target for Tonight won an honorary Academy Award in 1942.

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  1. ^ "IMDB.com: Awards for The Siege of Pinchgut". imdb.com. Retrieved 2010-01-10. 

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