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Elliott Erwitt

Elliott Erwitt was born on July 26, 1928 in Paris, France. He is known for his work on Beauty Knows No Pain (1972), Gimme Shelter (1970) and Arthur Penn: The Director (1970). He is married to Pia Frankenberg. He was previously married to Susan Ringo. See full bio »

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 2009 Get Yer Ya Ya's Out (Video documentary short) (additional photography)
 2005-2006 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (still photographer - 2 episodes)
- Marilyn Monroe: Still Life (2006) ... (still photographer)
- No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005) ... (still photographer)
 1998 Fearful Symmetry (Video documentary) (photographer: civil rights)
 1976 The Memory of Justice (Documentary) (second camera)
 1970 Gimme Shelter (Documentary) (camera operator)
 1961 The Misfits (still photographer - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Books: Son of Bitch (1974); Recent Developments (1978); Photo Poche 35 (1988); Personal Exposures (1988); On the Beach (1991); Between the Sexes (1994); Museum Watching (1999); DogDogs (1999)

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Alternate Names:

Elliot Ermitt | Elliot Erwitt

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Studied photography at Los Angles City College. See more »

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