Karel Reisz

Karel Reisz bio

Birth Name: Karel Reisz

Occupation: Director

Place Of Birth: Czech Republic

Date Of Birth: July 21, 1926

Date Of Death: November 25, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

Karel Reisz was born on the 21st of July, 1926. He was popular for being a Director. Director best known as the originator of the “free cinema” style of documentary. He also made feature films like 1960’s “Saturday Night and Sunday Morning”.

Karel Reisz was born in Czech Republic. He wrote for the Sight & Sound film magazine. He is the author of the textbook “The Technique of Film Editing”.

Karel Reisz was a Cancer and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Karel Reisz was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Karel Reisz is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Karel Reisz’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Karel Reisz’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Karel Reisz kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Karel Reisz was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Karel Reisz
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Karel Reisz was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Karel Reisz was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Karel Reisz had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Karel Reisz’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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