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Richard Angst (1905–1984)

Richard Angst was born on July 23, 1905 in Zurich, Switzerland. He was a cinematographer and director, known for White Hell of Pitz Palu (1929), Kokumin no chikai (1938) and Tiger of Bengal (1959). He died on July 24, 1984 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »


(age 79) in Berlin, Germany

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Known For

White Hell of Pitz Palu Cinematographer
Kokumin no chikai Cinematographer
Tiger of Bengal Cinematographer
The Rebel Cinematographer


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 1969 De Sade
 1967 Rheinsberg
 1965 Heidi
 1965 Praetorius
 1961 Ramona
 1961 Via Mala
 1960 O sole mio
 1960 Bilderbuch Gottes (Documentary)
 1959 La Paloma
 1957 Holy Heritage
 1953 Hit Parade
 1953 Hocuspocus
 1952 Cuba Cabana
 1947 Erde
 1947 Climbing the Matterhorn (Short documentary)
 1944 Melusine
 1943 Melody of a Great City (cinematographer: exterior scenes)
 1942 Rembrandt
 1941 Frühling in Japan (Short)
 1941 Japans heiliger Vulkan (Short)
 1939 Senyu no uta - Huang pu jiang (Documentary)
 1936 Kopfjäger von Borneo (Documentary)
 1933 White Majesty
 1933 The Rebel
 1932 Slalom (outdoors)
 1931 White Ecstasy
 1930 Zwei Menschen
 1928 The White Stadium (Documentary)
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Alternate Names:

R. Angst | Richard Fears

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