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Encyclopedia > Roland Joffe

Roland Joffé (born November 17, 1945) is a British film director who started out directing television.

His first movie The Killing Fields (1984) won him an Academy Award nomination for best director. He has worked closely with producer David Puttnam on both The Killing Fields and The Mission. In 1993 he produced and partially directed a big budget adaptation of the video game Super Mario Bros. The film struggled to make back its budget.


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Joffé followed up on his auspicious debut with The Mission (1986), a tragic story of two disparate but equally disastrous attempts to settle 18th century Latin America.
Joffe's paternal grandfather by adoption was the reknowned sculptor Jacob Epstein.
Joffe was married to the actresses Jane Lapotaire and Cherie Lunghi.
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