Date of Birth:
15 November 1945
Roger Donaldson created 15 movies in the Action, Thriller, Drama, Music, Adventure, History, Mystery, Comedy, Romance, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Biography, Sport genres.
Roger Donaldson got succeed with average imdb rating 6.1.
Director Roger Donaldson is an important figure in the development of modern New Zealand cinema. When he emigrated to New Zealand from Australia in 1965 to set up a still photography business, the Kiwi film industry was all but non-existent. He was interested in filmmaking, but had to make do with creating television commercials and documentaries; he went on to do seven short dramas titled Winners and Losers.
By 1977, he was finally able to scrape up enough cash to make his film... Read more