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Dominique Chapuis

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Cinematography (feature film)

Sobibor, 14 October 1943, 4 P.M. (2001) as Cinematography (2001)
"Using an interview granted to me by Yehuda Lerner in Jerusalem in 1979 during the filming of 'Shoah', I have now made 'Sobibor, October 14, 1943, 4 p.m', the place, month, day, year and hour of the only successful uprising in a Nazi extermination camp." -- Claude Lanzmann. In Sobibor death camp tho
Les Fantomes de Louba (2001) as Director Of Photography
As an orphaned teenager, Louba is taken in by a kindly family in the French countryside and develops an unusually passionate relationship with her stepsister Jeannie. The erotic tension between the two girls progressively channels itself into a fierce attachment to a boy, the sultry, romantic Charli
Beautiful Memories (2001) as Director Of Photography
About two people who fall in love in an amnesia clinic.
Envol, L' (2000) as Director Of Photography
This is the story of Stan, a young man who might be considered an ordinary, run of the mill guy. But his love and passion for the theatre propels him to realize the most extraordinary desires. He is very attached to his grandfather, who owns a butcher's shop and who offers that Stan take over the fa
Les Gens qui s'aiment (1999) as Director Of Photography
Jean-Francois is the radio host of a show about the extraordinary things that happen to ordinary people. Angie has been his lover for a year, but now she is leaving for Florida. A year later, Angie's daughter, Winnie, comes to Paris where she has a one night stand with Laurent. As time passes, the f
Mere christain, La (1998) as Director Of Photography
A bistro owner in Lyon in the 1950s grieves for her dead daughter. She has read too many detective stories and so comes to believe that the girl's tragic accident was in fact murder. She suspects the customers at her bar one by one, but is eventually forced to accept the more mundane truth.
Gone du Chaaba, Le (1998) as Director Of Photography
To French authorities, Chaaba is a slum. Over 21 families have come here from Algeria to escape the civil war during the mid-60's. The real story, though, are the children who must now fight for an education and stability in this new country. Omar is one of the lucky ones: he enjoys school and will
Les Kidnappeurs (1998) as Director Of Photography
Four mismatched individuals come together to plan a heist that goes awry.
Visitor From the Living, A (1997) as Cinematographer
Claude Lanzmann constructed this documentary around an interview he conducted with Maurice Rossel in 1979, during the shooting of "Shoah" (France/Switzerland/1985). Theresienstadt, a fortified town 50 miles northeast of Prague, had been chosen by the Nazis as the place for a "model ghetto," a ghetto
Enfants de salaud (1996) as Director Of Photography
A humorous tale of impromptu bonding among the four illegitimate children of an unrepentant assassin who meet for the first time during Dad's trial.
Tsahal (1994) as Cinematographer
Claude Lanzmann's loosely connected follow-up to his epic documentary--the landmark "Shoah" (France/Switzerland/1985). The film's title is the Hebrew acronym for Israeli Defense Forces.
Pax (1994) as Director Of Photography
A dippy American girl, Franny, has come to Lisbon to deliver a precious parcel, although she's lost the address of the person she's supposed to give it to, recalling only that his name is Joao. An aging hooker, Esmeralda, decides to help her and the two tool around all night stopping in bars. Little
Mina Tannenbaum (1994) as Director Of Photography
A bittersweet 25-year-long friendship between two Jewish girls in Paris as affected by their common love interest in a gallery owner.
Friends (1993) as Camera Operator
Relations among three woman--one Native, one Afrikaans, one English--in contemporary South Africa.
Something Fishy (1993) as Director Of Photography
The days and nights of private investigator Maxime are far from glamorous: all-night stakeouts, sleeping in her clothes, "at home" in a cafe, getting old alone, without family or lover. When she takes on a new case, Maxime uncovers a son (and her surprising love for him) as well as hard truths about
Friends (1993) as Director Of Photography
Relations among three woman--one Native, one Afrikaans, one English--in contemporary South Africa.
O Ultimo Merguliho (1992) as Director Of Photography
A suicidal young man is befriended by a sailor who is also weary of life.
Noroit (1991) as Camera Operator
My Life Is Hell (1991) as Director Of Photography
The story of a woman, the devil and an angel named Gabriel.
Veraz (1991) as Director Of Photography
A story about the encounter between a young boy and a lonely old man in the Pyranees.
Outremer (1990) as Director Of Photography
Love and disappointment take hold of the lives of three beautiful sisters during the Algerian war.
Gaspard et Robinson (1990) as Director Of Photography
Little Thief, The (1989) as Director Of Photography
Comedie d'amour (1989) as Director Of Photography
Film is based on the life of writer and critic Paul Leautaud.
Maison de Jeanne, La (1988) as Cinematographer
Notes pour Debussy (1988) as Director Of Photography
Petite Amie, La (1988) as Director Of Photography
Romantic comedy revolving around a "forced" menage a trois between an architect, an executive, and the executive's teenage mistress.
L'Enfance de l'art (1988) as Director Of Photography
The story of third year drama students and their instructors at the Paris National Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Sweet Lies (1988) as Director Of Photography
An insurance detective romances -- and is romanced by -- three women while on assignment in Paris.
Killing Affair, A (1988) as Director Of Photography
In 1943 West Virginia, Maggie Gresham lives with her two children and her abusive, cheating husband Pink who is the foreman of the local mill. When a drifter named Baston comes into town and asks Pink for a job, Pink insults and rejects him. The following day, Maggie finds Pink's body at their isola
Coeur Musicien, Le (1987) as Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
Ou que tu sois (1987) as Director Of Photography
Story revolves around the itinerary of four characters whose destinies are interwoven, and who always come together again regardless of where they are.
Les Keufs (1987) as Director Of Photography
Romance between two undercover police, a black man and a white woman.
I Was a Teenage Boy (1986) as Director Of Photography
A hollywood teen transgender tale about a girl who gets to be a boy when she wishes upon a magical eclipse powder.
Tea in the Harem (1986) as Director Of Photography
The story of two youths--one Algerian, one French--who become juvenile delinquents in a Paris suburb.
Etat de grace, L' (1986) as Director Of Photography
Etats d'ame (1986) as Director Of Photography
Effrontee, L' (1986) as Director Of Photography
Shoah (1985) as Cinematographer
Documentary about the survivers of the Shoah (annihilation) of the Jews during World War II.
Nasdine hodja au pays du business (1985) as Director Of Photography
Contes Clandestins (1984) as Director Of Photography
Sugar Cane Alley (1983) as Director Of Photography
On a sugar cane plantation in Martinique live Jose, a bright, mischevious 11-year-old, and his grandmother, a tough, wise woman determined to save him from the hard life she has known. When Jose wins a scholarship, she is ready to sacrifice everything for his chance at an education and an escape fro
Countryman (1982) as Cinematographer
Ils appellent ca un Accident (1981) as Director Of Photography
Derniere sortie avant Roissy (1977) as Camera Operator
Day for Night (1973) as Assistant Cameraman
A committed film director struggles to complete his movie while coping with a myriad of crises among the cast and crew.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

A Dry White Season (1989) as Additional Photography
In South Africa, a white schoolteacher''''s life and values are threatened when he asks about a black boy who died in police custody.

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