Was assistant director on "A View from the Bridge" on Broadway, 1965.
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Working with Federico Fellini
? That destabilised everything. That makes liars out of my parents. Because I believed what they told me. I should not have turned down Fellini. If he wants you to do it in mumbo jumbo, if it's the worst script you've ever read, you do not turn down the great artists. I turned Samuel Beckett
down! I didn't show up for a meeting at a bar in Paris. I got too scared. It ...
In 1993 he, together with Anne Bancroft
, accepted the Oscar for "Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium", on behalf of Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
, who wasn't present at the awards ceremony.
He has a reputation for being difficult to work with due to his perfectionist approach