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Brighton & Hove, film and cinema people

Cinema-by-Sea includes a directory of over 200 people associated with the development of film and cinema in Brighton, Hove, Southwick and Shoreham. Those included are listed here.

William Friese Greene John Benett-Stanford Alfred Darling George Albert Smith Tom Green Charles Urban Will Evans F L Lyndhurst Walter Wanger
Pioneers/inventors Cinematographers Faith Bevan Sebastian Shaw Composers/musicians
Birt Acres Thomas Brocksopp Harvey Braban Charles Aubrey Smith Richard Addinsell
Laura Bayley Ernie Cornford Irene Browne Philip Stainton Terance Casey
John Benett-Stanford Harry Crowhurst Jack Buchanan Frank Sutherland Douglas Reeve
Esmé Collings Claude Friese-Greene Langhorne Burton Nora Swinburne Auguste van Biene
Alfred Darling Stanley Mumford Louis Calvert Sybil Thorndike Ralph Vaughan Williams
Will Day Henry Sanders Arthur Charrington Arthur Treacher
William Friese Greene Eddie Scriven Jack Chart Florence Turner Inventors/engineers
Mrs Aubrey Le Blond F Percy Smith Mavis Clair Auguste van Biene Alfred Darling
Robert W Paul David Watkin John Clements Kathleen Vaughan W Lascelles Davidson
Otto Pfenninger Ivy Close Fred Walton E F Grün
George Albert Smith Cinema exhibitors Jean Colin Lockwood West Benjamin Jumeaux
Charles Urban Maud Barrasford Arthur Conquest Edmund Willard Ernest Smith
James Williamson Tom Barrasford Ernie Cornford Alan Williamson Edward Turner
Dan Benjamin Maud Cressall Colin Williamson Colin Williamson
Directors George Beyfus Jill Day Florence Williamson Stuart Williamson
Dave Aylott George Bloch Lewis Dayton Lilian Williamson
Laura Bayley Miles Byrne Alice de Winton Stuart Williamson Scientist
John Benett-Stanford Jack Channon Charles Dormer Tom Williamson Demetre Daponte
Walter R Booth Joseph Cohen Alfred Drayton Anthony Woodruff
John Boulting J L Crown Connie Ediss Bernard Youens Architects
Roy Boulting P J Drew-Bear Tubby Edlin Robert Atkinson
Adrian Brunel Frederick George Ellis Nell Emerald Music hall/Variety Frank Matcham
Arthur Charrington Mrs L Reith Fellows Maurice Evans Chesney Allen
Jack Chart G H Fernie Derek Francis Douglas Byng Designers/Artists
Jack Clayton Walter Robert Flint Theo Frenkel Captain Clives (Alfred Holmes) Carmen Dillon
Alf Collins J E Greaves John Garrick Charles Cobbold Peter Strausfeld
Lance Comfort John Harris Leon Gordon John Cobbold
Ernie Cornford J Henson Infield Nigel Green Arthur Conquest Publicist
Graham Cutts Harry Jacobs Fred Groves Sam Dalton James Hardiman
Maurice Elvey John King Bill Haley Johnny Danvers
Cy Endfield Sydney K Lewis Stuart Hall Fred Evans Entrepreneurs
Theo Frenkel E E Lyons Adeline Hayden Coffin Will Evans Walter de Frece
Jeff Keen Edward F 'Teddy' Lyons Patricia Hilliard George Graves S F Edge
Frank Launder Violet Melnotte-Wyatt Marie Illington Tom Green J Henson Infield
Harry Lorraine Harold B Millar Boyd Irwin Daisy and Violet Hilton Edmund Distin Maddick
Ida Lupino Eric R Mills James Knight Fred Hutchins Baron Nugent
F L Lyndhurst Stanley C Mills Evelyn Laye Arthur Lennard Charles Urban
Sidney Morgan Kenneth A Nyman Andrew Leigh Marie Lloyd
Wilfred Noy E W Pashley Peall Eve Lister Lotto, Lilo and Otto Administrators
Oliver Pike P V Reynolds Henry Longhurst Marie Mayhew W T Bradshaw
Joe Rosenthal Julian D Richards Harry Lorraine Matt and Lalla Melrose James Quinn
Edmond J Spitta Randolph E Richards Ida Lupino Max Miller
Lionel Tomlinson Edwin Houghton Rockett H Agar Lyons Professor Reddish Politicians
Walter West Alfred J Sadler André Maranne George Robey Walter de Frece
Harry Scriven Anita March Johnny Schofield E E Lyons
Producers J Baxter Somerville Julie Meijer Tommy Trinder Alfred Cooper Rawson
Oscar Lewenstein Walter Harold Speer Mark Melford Syd Walker Alfred J Sadler
Edmund Distin Maddick James Van Koert Guy Middleton Nellie Wallace
Roger Proudlock Walter Wanger Decima Moore Eddie Whaley Agent
James Quinn Martin Waters Eva Moore Dennis Selinger
Walter Harold Speer William Edward Winton Joan Morgan Writers
Frank E Spring Terence Morgan Charles Bennett Other
Frank Sutherland Actors Anna Neagle Patrick Hamilton Jacqueline Nearne
Lionel Tomlinson Elizabeth Allan Guy Newall Alan Melville Edmond J Spitta
Walter Wanger Hylton Allen Michael Nightingale Roland Pertwee A H Tee
Walter West Bobby Andrews Laurence Olivier Paul M Potter
Herbert Wilcox Dave Aylott Cecil Parker Terence Rattigan
Derrick Wynne Sally Barnes Frank E Petley Val Valentine
Eva Bayley Herbert Rawlinson
Distributor Laura Bayley Ralph Richardson
Alan Williamson George Bellamy Flora Robson Historians/archivists
Edna Best Ivan Samson Will Day
Animator Paul Schofield Graham Head
Anson Dyer Margaret Scudamore Georges Sadoul

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