Néstor Almendros (1930–1992)

Cinematographer | Director | Actor

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  • "Academy Awards: 51st Annual," Kim Novak, James Coburn. 1979.

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Trivia

As of 2016, he's the only person to ever win an Oscar in a Terrence Malick movie.


Quotes

You cannot do good photography or stylish photography if the costume designer or the set designer and the rest don't follow.


Trademark

Cinematographer of many films by François Truffaut (9 features), Éric Rohmer (7 features), Robert Benton (5 features) and Barbet Schroeder (3 features & 2 docs).


Star Sign

Scorpio

Personal Details

Born

Néstor Almendros Cuyás

Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Died

(age 61)
New York City, New York, USA

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