John Halas

John Halas

producer, director, writer

John Halas was born on Apr 16, 1912 in Austria-Hungary [now Hungary]. John Halas's big-screen debut came with Charley's March of Time directed by Joy Batchelor in 1948. John Halas is known for Animal Farm directed by Joy Batchelor, Gordon Heath stars as Narrator and Maurice Denham as All Animals. John Halas has got 5 awards and 5 nominations so far. The most recent award John Halas achieved is Zagreb World Festival of Animated Films. The upcoming new movie John Halas plays is Heinz Rühmann erzählt Märchen which will be released on Sep 21, 2007.

John Halas was born on April 16, 1912 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary [now Hungary]. He was a producer and director, known for Métal hurlant (1981), Automania 2000 (1963) and La ferme des animaux (1954). He was previously married to Joy Batchelor. He died on January 21, 1995 in London, England, UK.

  • Birthday

    Apr 16, 1912
  • Place of Birth

    Budapest, Austria-Hungary [now Hungary]

Known For


5 wins & 5 nominations

Zagreb World Festival of Animated Films
Winner - Lifetime Achievement Award
Annie Awards
Winner - Winsor McCay Award
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