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Director James Ivory is known for his longtime partnership with Ismail Merchant, with the duo creating films like Howard's End and The Remains of the Day.
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Born on June 7, 1928, in Berkeley, California, director James Ivory eventually teamed with Indian producer Ismail Merchant to form a filmmaking partnership, helming works like Shakespeare Wallah and Roseland. Later fare like A Room With a View, Howard's End and The Remains of the Day earned much fanfare, with Ivory receiving director Oscar nominations for all three works.
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