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Born in Paris, France
Died in Paris, France

Mini Bio (1)

Philippe Agostini was born on August 11, 1910 in Paris, France. He was a cinematographer and director, known for Pattes blanches (1949), Rencontres (1962) and Le dialogue des Carmélites (1960). He was married to Odette Joyeux. He died on October 20, 2001 in Paris.

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Odette Joyeux (19 August 1958 - 26 August 2000) (her death)

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Husband of Odette Joyeux. Father of Claude Agostini and Yves Agostini.
Began as an assistant cinematographer in 1934, learning his craft from Georges Périnal and Armand Thirard. Worked as an army photographer during World War II. Full director of photography from 1943, working with some of the most renowned French film directors. Commenced directing himself from 1953.

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