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Ghislain Cloquet (1924–1981)

Ghislain Cloquet was born on April 18, 1924 in Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium as Ghislain Pierre Cloquet. He is known for his work on Tess (1979), Love and Death (1975) and The Young Girls of Rochefort (1967). He was married to Sophie Becker. He died on November 2, 1981. See full bio »


(age 57)

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Tess Cinematographer
Love and Death
Love and Death Cinematographer
The Young Girls of Rochefort
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Classe Tous Risques Cinematographer


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 1981 Four Friends
 1979 Tess
 1979 Histoires insolites (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1978 The Secret Life of Plants (Documentary)
 1978 Claudine (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1978 Madame le juge (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Monsieur Bais (1978)
 1975 Love and Death (director of photography)
 1974 Dites-le avec des fleurs (as Gislain Cloquet)
 1973 Belle
 1971 Pouce
 1970 Donkey Skin
 1969 Josef von Sternberg, een retrospektieve (TV Movie documentary)
 1967 Far from Vietnam (Documentary)
 1967 Mouchette
 1965 Mickey One (director of photography)
 1965 Le poulet (Short)
 1963 The Fire Within (director of photography)
 1962 Vive le tour (Documentary short)
 1961 L'exécution (TV Movie)
 1960 Le Trou
 1960 Le bel âge
 1960 Description d'un combat (Documentary)
 1957 Le mystère de l'atelier quinze (Short) (uncredited)
 1957 Toute la mémoire du monde (Documentary short)
 1956 Ma famille et mon toit (Short)
 1956 Night and Fog (Documentary short)
 1956 Pantomimes (Short)
 1955 Le cubisme (Documentary short)
 1955 Statues d'épouvante (Documentary short)
 1954 La belle journée (Short)
 1953 Lumière (TV Short documentary)
 1953 Les statues meurent aussi (Documentary short)
 1952 Saint-Tropez, devoir de vacances (Documentary short)
 1950 Soldats d'eau douce (Short)
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Gislain Cloquet

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Belgian-born cinematographer, trained in France and best known for his work for director Robert Bresson.

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