|Born||August 22, 1894|
|Died||September 17, 1937 (aged 43)|
Los Angeles, California, United States
|Years active||1912–1937 (film)|
Clifford Smith (1894–1937) was an American film director who also occasionally acted and produced. He directed over eighty films between 1915 and 1937 as well as several serials, doing much of his work for Universal Pictures. Primarily a director of westerns he worked with leading genre stars such as William S. Hart.