Cinematographer | Director | Actor
Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 38th Cannes International Film Festival in 1985.
[on relying on natural light for La Collectionneuse (1967)] The film had to have a 'natural' look, whether we wanted it to or not, because we had only five photoflood lamps. [autobiography, "A Man With A Camera", 1984]
Cinematographer of many films by François Truffaut (9 features), Éric Rohmer (7 features), Robert Benton (5 features) and Barbet Schroeder (3 features & 2 docs).
Néstor Almendros Cuyás
Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
New York City, New York, USA