Director/Producer/Executive Producer/Executive Editor - BBC TV. Max was responsible for hundreds of documentary (non-fiction) programmes including 14 one-hour programmes titled The British Empire, an historical documentary series filmed in 40 countries and at the time the most expensive and ambitious documentary series the BBC had ever made. He started and was for two years Editor of Tomorrow's World, a hugely successful popular science programme. He was Producer and Executive Producer of many one-hour film documentaries made for peak time viewing on BBC-1, most of which he wrote himself but for one of which he hired Gordon Thomas and so their writing partnership began.
Author/Independent Producer of Films & Videos/Managing Director of Book Publishing /Distribution Company and of a Film Location Company. Joint author of 10 non-fiction books (with Gordon Thomas), four of which were made into feature films (including Enola Gay - The bombing of Hiroshima - which was first a four-hour NBC special and then re-cut as a feature). Writer and producer of corporate videos. etc etc.
Max is a member of Society of Authors, Rolls Royce Enthusiasts Club and Club du Domaine des Hauts de Vaugrenier.
His awards include: Knight of Mark Twain, Edgar Allan Poe Award, Berlin Film Festival Silver Award, British Film Academy Nominee.