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Anne V. Coates
Anne Voase Coates
12 December 1925
|Died||8 May 2018
|Alma mater||Bartrum Gables College|
|Years active||1947 – 2018|
|Spouse(s)||Douglas Hickox (? – 1988; his death)|
1995 Career Achievement Award
Anne Voase Coates (12 December 1925 – 8 May 2018) was a British movie editor with a more than 60-year-long career. She was best known as the editor of David Lean's epic movie Lawrence of Arabia in 1962.
Coates was born in Surrey, England. She studied at Bartrum Gables College. Coates worked as a nurse in East Grinstead. She was married to Douglas Hickox until his death in 1988. Together, they had two sons and one daughter.
Coates has been nominated five times for the Academy Award for Film Editing for the movies Lawrence of Arabia, Becket (1963), The Elephant Man (1980), In the Line of Fire (1993), and Out of Sight (1998). She was awarded BAFTA's highest honour, a BAFTA Fellowship, in February 2007 and was given an Academy Honorary Award, which are popularly known as a Lifetime Achievement Oscar, in November 2016 by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Coates died on 8 May 2018, at a retirement center in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California.
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