Ron Ellis (filmmaker)

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Ron Ellis
Occupation Producer, film director, writer

Ron Ellis is a filmmaker known for his work dealing with mental retardation.


In 1980, Ellis won an Academy Award (with Sarah Pillsbury) for Best Short Film, Live Action for Board and Care, a love story involving two young people who are mentally retarded.[1]


  1. ^ "1979 Oscars – Winners and Nominees". Pop Culture Retrieved December 14, 2009. 

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