Sir Michael Elias Balcon (19 May 1896 – 17 October 1977) was a British film producer. His daughter, Jill Balcon, married Cecil Day Lewis.
Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies (2001 ed): Art. Michael Balcon p. 28
- I always look for people whose ideas coincide with mine, and then I'm ready to give them a chance to make a name for themselves.
- We made films at Ealing that were good, bad and indifferent, but that were indisputably British. They were rooted in the soil of the country.