Roland Joffé

Producer, Director, Writer

Producer, Director, Writer


Roland Joffé was born on November 17, 1945 in London, England. He is a producer and director, known for The Mission (1986), The Killing Fields (1984) and The Scarlet Letter (1995). He was previously married to Jane Lapotaire.
Birth date
1945-11-17
Awards
Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 8 wins & 17 nominations.

Known For


The Mission
The Mission
Director (1986)
The Killing Fields
The Killing Fields
Director (1984)
The Scarlet Letter
The Scarlet Letter
Producer (1995)
There Be Dragons
There Be Dragons
Producer (2011)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerJust Noise
(executive producer) (post-production)
2020
ProducerThe Forgiven
(producer)
2017
ProducerSun Records
(TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes) - Finishing School (2017) ... (executive producer) - No Favors Here (2017) ... (executive producer) - Who They Were Meant to Be (2017) ... (executive producer) - Rising Sun (2017) ... (executive producer) - Never Better (2017) ... (executive producer) Show all 8 episodes
2017
ProducerThere Be Dragons
(producer)
2011
ProducerUndressed
(TV Series) (executive producer - 225 episodes, 1999 - 2002) (supervising producer - 1 episode, 2002) - Episode #6.52 (2002) ... (executive producer) - Episode #6.51 (2002) ... (executive producer) - Chance Encounters (2002) ... (executive producer) - Episode #6.49 (2002) ... (executive producer) - Episode #6.48 (2002) ... (executive producer) Show all 225 episodes
ProducerAmerica's Last Frontier
(Documentary short) (executive producer)
2002
ProducerHidden Medicine
(Short) (producer)
2000
ProducerWaterproof
(producer)
2000
ProducerVatel
(producer)
2000
ProducerThe Scarlet Letter
(producer)
1995
ProducerSuper Mario Bros.
(producer)
1993
ProducerCity of Joy
(producer)
1992
ProducerA Taste of Freedom
(Documentary) (executive producer)
1991
RoleTitleYear
DirectorL'Inverno
(pre-production)
DirectorThe Great Hunger
(pre-production)
DirectorA Lover Scorned
(TV Movie)
2019
DirectorThe Forgiven2017
DirectorSun Records
(TV Series) (8 episodes) - Finishing School (2017) - No Favors Here (2017) - Who They Were Meant to Be (2017) - Rising Sun (2017) - Never Better (2017) Show all 8 episodes
2017
DirectorTexas Rising
(TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes) - The Rise of the Republic (2015) - Vengeance Is Mine (2015) - Blood for Blood (2015) - Fate and Fury (2015) - From the Ashes (2015)
2015
DirectorThe Lovers2015/I
DirectorThere Be Dragons2011
DirectorYou and I2011
DirectorCaptivity2007
DirectorUndressed
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Episode #6.25 (2002)
2002
DirectorVatel2000
DirectorGoodbye Lover1998
DirectorThe Scarlet Letter1995
DirectorCity of Joy1992
DirectorFat Man and Little Boy1989
DirectorThe Mission1986
DirectorThe Killing Fields1984
DirectorPlay for Today
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - United Kingdom (1981) - The Legion Hall Bombing (1978) ... (uncredited) - The Spongers (1978)
1978-1981
Director'Tis Pity She's a Whore
(TV Movie)
1980
DirectorITV Playhouse
(TV Series) (1 episode) - No, Mama, No (1979)
1979
DirectorSecond City Firsts
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Twelve Off the Belt (1977)
1977
DirectorHeadmaster
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Stephen (1977) - Allowances (1977) - First Day (1977)
1977
DirectorBill Brand
(TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes) - It Is the People Who Create (1976) - Anybody's (1976) - Tranquillity of the Realm (1976) - August for the Party (1976) - You Wanna Be a Hero, Get Yourself a White Horse (1976)
1976
DirectorCrown Court
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - Ends and Means: Part 1 (1976) - Crime and Passion: Part 3 (1976) - Crime and Passion: Part 2 (1976) - Crime and Passion: Part 1 (1976)
1976
DirectorThe Stars Look Down
(TV Mini-Series) (6 episodes) - Marrers (1975) - Rebuilding (1975) - Heroes (1975) - Useful Employment (1975) - Love (1975) Show all 6 episodes
1975
DirectorSam
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - Ends and Means (1975) - Moving On (1974) - Land (1974) - Credit (1974)
1974-1975
DirectorCoronation Street
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - Episode #1.1362 (1974) - Episode #1.1348 (1973) - Episode #1.1347 (1973) - Episode #1.1343 (1973)
1973-1974
RoleTitleYear
WriterThe Forgiven
(written by)
2017
WriterThe Lovers2015/I
WriterThere Be Dragons
(written by)
2011
WriterUndressed
(TV Series) (head writer - 55 episodes) - Episode #6.52 (2002) ... (head writer) - Episode #6.51 (2002) ... (head writer) - Chance Encounters (2002) ... (head writer) - Episode #6.49 (2002) ... (head writer) - Episode #6.48 (2002) ... (head writer) Show all 55 episodes
2001-2002
WriterFat Man and Little Boy
(screenplay)
1989
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewCity of Joy
(early screenplay draft - uncredited)
1992
RoleTitleYear
ThanksHardcore Henry
(special thanks)
2015
ThanksSuper Mario Bros: This Ain't No Video Game
(Video documentary) (special thanks)
2014
ThanksSwimming to Cambodia
(thanks - as Roland Joffe)
1987
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Glance of Music
(Documentary) (post-production) Self
2021
SelfI Am Patrick Swayze
(Documentary) Self
2019
SelfTexas Rising: Capturing the Revolution - Filming Texas Rising
(Video short) Self
2015
SelfTexas Rising: Sam Houston - A Man of the Revolution
(Video short) Self
2015
SelfOn Directing
(Documentary) Self
2015
SelfSuper Mario Bros: This Ain't No Video Game
(Video documentary) Self - Producer
2014
SelfHollywood's Best Film Directors
(TV Series) Self - Interviewee / Film Director - Roland Joffé (2013) ... Self - Interviewee / Film Director
2013
SelfCinema 3
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 26 March 2011 (2011) ... Self - Episode dated 29 October 1992 (1992) ... Self
1992-2011
SelfBehind the Walls of S-21
(Documentary) Self (voice)
2007
SelfShabana! Actor, Activist, Woman
(Documentary short) Self
2002
SelfThe Peculiar Memories of Bruce Robinson
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1999
SelfThe Making of 'Super Mario Brothers'
(TV Short documentary) Self
1997
SelfEntertainment UK
(TV Series) Self - Interviewee - Episode dated 6 October 1992 (1992) ... Self - Interviewee
1992
SelfThe 44th Annual Golden Globe Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
1987
SelfOmnibus
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Mission (1986) ... Self (as Roland Joffe) - The Killing Fields (1984) ... Self
1984-1986
SelfCannes Film Festival
(TV Series) Self - Winner - Cérémonie de clôture du 39ème festival de Cannes (1986) ... Self - Winner
1986
SelfC'est encore mieux l'après-midi
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 16 May 1986 (1986) ... Self
1986
SelfLe grand échiquier
(TV Series) Self - Spécial festival de Cannes (1986) ... Self
1986
SelfThe 57th Annual Academy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
1985
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageWords in Progress
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2004
Archive footageHistoires de festival
(TV Short) Self
2002