Richard Pearce

25 Jan 1943

Director

Richard Pearce (born January 25, 1943 in San Diego, California) is an American film director and producer.

He prepped at St. Paul's School and then earned a B.A., English from Yale University in the Class of 1965. While in college, he was a guitarist for, and a leader of, the Augmented Seven, a singing group that featured three guitarists. It was the only singing group at Yale at that time that was not strictly a cappella. He was also a member of Scroll and Key Society.

Pearce is credited as the cinematographer of Hearts and Minds (1974), documentary film about the Vietnam War. He won the Golden Bear award at the 30th Berlin International Film Festival in 1980 for his film Heartland.

Photos

No photos.

Filmography (16 titles)

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2004)
···Plainsong
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2001)
···South Pacific
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
···Witness Protection
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1998)
···Thicker Than Blood
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1996)
···A Family Thing
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1992)
···Leap of Faith
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1990)
···The Long Walk Home
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Director
(movie, 1989)
···Dead Man Out
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1989)
···The Final Days
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1986)
···No Mercy
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1984)
···Country
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1983)
···Sessions
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1981)
···Threshold
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1979)
···Heartland
Genre: Drama, Western
Role: Director
(movie, 1979)
···No Other Love
Genre: Drama
Role: Director