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Man Ray (I) (1890–1976)

American painter and artist in various media who participated in a few films. He helped found the Dada movement and was the prime American participant in the Surrealist movement. An American expatriate to Paris in the 1920s, he was a member of the so-called "Lost Generation" of creative minds associated with that time and place. His art encompassed... See full bio »


(age 86) in Paris, France

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Emak-Bakia Director
The Starfish
The Starfish Director
Return to Reason
Return to Reason Director


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 1940 Juliet (Documentary short)
 1938 Ady (Documentary short)
 1938 Dance (Short)
 1937 Course landaise (Documentary short)
 1937 La Garoupe (Documentary short)
 1935 L'atelier du Val de Grâce (Documentary short)
 1933 Poison (Short)
 1929 The Mysteries of the Chateau de De (Documentary short)
 1929 Corrida (Documentary short)
 1928 The Starfish (Short)
 1927 Emak-Bakia (Short)
 1923 Return to Reason (Short)
 1923 Rue Campagne-Première (Short)
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Much of the music video for Nine Inch Nails' "Closer" is based on his photography.

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