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Tony Garnett - Author

About the Author

Tony Garnett was born in Birmingham and read psychology at University College, London where he spent most of his time acting in the Drama Society and on TV. Describing himself as a 'Jack of all trades', Tony has had a prestigious and varied career as an actor, script editor, screenwriter, director and producer.

Featured books by Tony Garnett

The Day the Music Died A Life Lived Behind the Lens

The Day the Music Died A Life Lived Behind the Lens

Author: Tony Garnett Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2016

Tony Garnett's story begins in working-class, war-torn Birmingham where he movingly describes the trauma of his mother's death following a back-street abortion. Nineteen days later, stricken with grief, Tony's father committed suicide and Tony was sent to live with other family members. He eventually moved to London and was part of the counterculture scene in the 1960s. Tony takes us behind the scenes of a selection of his more famous productions, offering secrets and anecdotes, some moving, some amusing.

Other books by Tony Garnett

The Day the Music Died A Life Lived Behind the Lens

The Day the Music Died A Life Lived Behind the Lens

Author: Tony Garnett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/06/2017

'An extraordinary book by an extraordinary man' Ken Loach Tony Garnett's story begins in working-class, war-torn Birmingham where he movingly describes the trauma of his mother's death following a back-street abortion. Nineteen days later, stricken with grief, Tony's father committed suicide and Tony was sent to live with other family members. He eventually moved to London and was part of the counterculture scene in the 1960s. Tony takes us behind the scenes of a selection of his more famous productions, offering secrets and anecdotes, some moving, some amusing. He gives accounts of angry clashes with the BBC and movie executives as he battles to make films that are thought too controversial. Year after year he fought the BBC and movie bosses to bring to the public films about police corruption and psychiatrists' cruelty; films advocating abortion law reform and the abolition of the death penalty; films about the homeless and the waste of young people in poor schools.

Free Love

Free Love

Author: Tony Garnett Format: Paperback Release Date: 04/04/2013

Marine Ices

Marine Ices

Author: Tony Garnett Format: Paperback Release Date: 08/09/2011

Traumas and Tanks A Child's War

Traumas and Tanks A Child's War

Author: Tony Garnett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/09/2009

Ipswich Town Football Club 100 Greats

Ipswich Town Football Club 100 Greats

Author: Tony Garnett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/09/2002

A history of Ipswich Town Football Club

Ipswich Town Football Club

Ipswich Town Football Club

Author: Tony Garnett Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/10/2000

A history of Ipswich Town Football Club