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Jean Bourgoin

Jean Bourgoin



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Born: March 4, 1913 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Paris, FR Profession: Cinematography ...


Cinematography (feature film)

Au bout du bout du banc (1987) as Camera Operator
Target (1985) as Camera Operator
A businessman and his son are thrust into international intrigue and adventure when their wife/mother is kidnapped while she's vacationing in Paris.
Petit Con (1984) as Camera Operator
Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu, The (1980) as Camera Operator
On Dr. Fu Manchu''s 186th birthday, someone spills his age-reversing elixir, and the evil doctor sends his minions off to find the ingredients to make more. The first item they need is the Star of Leningrad diamond which they steal while it is on exhibition in Washington. The FBI needs help in solving the crime so they send for Nayland Smith, a retired Scotland Yard investigator and an expert on his nemisis Fu Manchu.
Associate, The (1979) as Camera Operator
An unemployed investor creates a fictious business partner to attempt to improve business. Eventually, his creation gets out of control as his business becomes successful and his wife announces that she is in love with the partner and his son wishes the partner was his father -- although no one has ever seen him. To regain control, the man decides to "kill" his imaginary partner and is arrested for the murder.
Je vous ferai aimer la vie (1979) as Camera Operator
La Premiere Fois (1978) as Camera Operator
Blackout (1978) as Cinematographer
Et vive la liberte (1978) as Cinematographer
Graphique de boscop, Le (1977) as Camera Operator
Une Si gentille petite fille (1977) as Camera Operator
Picasso, Peintre du siecle (1973) as Cinematographer
Chambre Rouge, La (1972) as Director Of Photography
Impossible on Saturday (1966) as Director of Photography
A Mistress for the Summer (1964) as Director of Photography
The Counterfeit Traitor (1962) as Director of Photography
Eric Erickson, a Swedish oil trader, agrees to spy for the allies against the Nazis. His friends all turn away from him as the image of the collaborator colors all of his business and personal dealings. The action increases as he needs to escape before he is found out.
The Longest Day (1962) as Director of Photography
The Allied forces launch the D-Day invasion of German-occupied France.
Gigot (1962) as Director of Photography
A mute janitor takes in a prostitute and her young daughter.
Black Orpheus (1959) as Director Of Photography
A streetcar conductor loses his true love during Brazil''''s carnival season.
Mon Oncle (1958) as Director Of Photography
A bumbler who prefers the simple life takes on the new-fangled gadgets in his nephew's home.
Mr. Arkadin (1955) as Director of Photography
A private eye investigates a millionaire's mysterious past before a murderer can get to the witnesses.
Before the Deluge (1954) as Director Of Photography
Five young teenage delinguent boys decide to flee their families and their city, but get caught up into trouble in their attempt to run away.
Nous sommes tous des Assassins (1952) as Cinematographer
Rene is not a bright guy. He was taught to kill by the Resistance. But the WW2 is over and he keeps on killing. He is condemned to death. In jail, expecting the presidential pardon, he mets other condemned men. An anti-capital punishment drama, written and directed by a former lawyer.
Justice est faite (1950) as Cinematographer
Know as "Justice Is Done" in 1953 when it was first shown in the USA, it opens with a short briefing in English on the French jury system and then reverts to French with English subtitles. The Marshal summons the jury and an insight is given into the background of the seven jurors who are to decide on the guilt of the accused, a sick man's mistress on trail for his mercy killing. The trial appears to be not presented to prove her innocence or guilt, but rather to let the court (film) philosophize on the moral acceptability of euthanasia.
It Happened at the Inn (1943) as Photography
An old woman''''s murder casts suspicion on her heirs.
La Marseillaise (1938)
A news-reel like movie about early part of the Frensh Revolution, shown from the eyes of individual people, citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course the king Louis XVI, showing their own small problems.
Partie de Campagne, Un (1936) as Camera Operator

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Maneges (1950) as Photography
After having spent all his money to fullfill the smallest wish of his wife Dora, Robert is still madly in love with her. Now, she is at agony, and her mother comes. She will reveal to Robert how he has been fooled. Through some flashbacks, we will see the story through Robert's or his mother-in-law's eyes. A very misogynous movie...
La Marseillaise (1938) as Photography
A news-reel like movie about early part of the Frensh Revolution, shown from the eyes of individual people, citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course the king Louis XVI, showing their own small problems.
La Vie est a nous (1936) as Photography
A propaganda film of the communist party of France, showing who the comrades help the proletarian people against the capitalists. It also features propagandistic speeches of leading members of the party.

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