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Christian Matras


  1. Christian Matras was a French cinematographer who worked on more than 100 feature films, including Grand Illusion, directed by Jean Renoir; The Milky Way, directed by Luis Buñuel; and Thérèse Desqueyroux, directed by Georges Franju; Lola Montès, The Earrings of Madame De..., and Le Plaisir, all directed by Max Ophüls; and L'Aigle à deux têtes directed by Jean Cocteau.
    • also known as Матра, Кристиан
    • born on (112 years ago) in Valence
    • nationality: France
    • profession: Cinematographer
    • died on (38 years ago) in Paris
  2. Christian Matras was born at Viðareiði. He took a doctor’s degree in Old Norse in 1933 from the University of Copenhagen, and in 1952 he became a professor at the same university. In 1965 he returned to the Faroe Islands to become head of the department for Faroese language at the University of the Faroe Islands in Tórshavn. His extensive work analyzes Faroese language, literature, and culture, but also as a poet is he one of the most important in Faroese literature. He died in 1988.
    • also known as Матрас, Кристиан
    • born on (115 years ago) in Viðareiði
    • died on (27 years ago) in Tórshavn

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Musicians and Bands on Film (2016)

by Melissa U. D. Goldsmith, Paige A. Willson, Anthony J. Fonseca

Walter Seltzer; aSSiStant Director: Bernard Farrel; Director of photography: Christian Matras; eDitor: Roger Dwyre; art Direction: Alexandre Trauner; makeup/ hair DeSign: Michel Deruelle, Renée Guidet; SounD DeSign: Joseph de Bretagne ...

Google previewDictionary of Films (1972)

by Georges Sadoul

Dir Christian-Jaque Seen Rene Wheeler, Rene Fallet, Henri Jeanson, Christian- Jaque Photog Christian Matras Art Dir Robert Gys Mus Georges Van Parys, Maurice Thiriet Cast Gerard Philipe, Gina Lollobrigida, Noel Roquevert, Marcel ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fantastic Film (2000)

Ali Baba to Zombies by R. G. Young

W: Martine Carol D: Christian- Jaque SCR: Henri Jeanson & Christian-Jaque PHOTOG: Christian Matras MUSIC: ...

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