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Henri Colpi (1921–2006)

Henri Colpi was born on July 15, 1921 in Brig, Valais, Switzerland. He was an editor and director, known for The Long Absence (1961), Codine (1963) and The Mysterious Island (1973). He died on January 14, 2006 in Menton, Alpes-Maritimes, France. See full bio »

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 1994 8, rue Vavin (Short)
 1989 Australia
 1986 Le sphinx (Documentary short)
 1978 The Cousteau Odyssey (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- The Nile: Part 2 (1978)
 1977 Bilitis
 1976 Singing During the Occupation (Documentary)
 1965 La femme fleur (Short)
 1965 Fraternelle Amazonie (Documentary)
 1963 Codine
 1959 Monsieur Tête (Short)
 1958 Du côté de la côte (Documentary short)
 1958 La mer et les jours (Short)
 1958 La première nuit (Short)
 1957 La déroute (Short documentary)
 1956 Les hommes de la baleine (Short documentary)
 1956 Le mystère Picasso (Documentary)
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President of the jury at the entrance examination of La Fémis (France's national film school) in 1986. See more »

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