Ghislain Cloquet

Director of photography, Instructor
After shooting several of Alain Resnais's 1950s documentaries, established himself in the 60s as one of the world's top cinematographers of both black-and-white (e. g. Arthur Penn's "Mickey One" 1965) and color (e.g ... Read more »
Born: 04/18/1924 in Belgium

Filmography

Camera, Film, & Tape (32)

The Young Girls of Rochefort 1998 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Four Friends 1981 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Tess 1980 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Chere Inconnue 1979 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Secret Life of Plants 1978 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Love and Death 1975 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Monsieur Albert 1974 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Dites-Le avec des fleurs 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Boucher, la Star et l'Orpheline 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Au Rendez-Vous de la mort joyeuse 1972 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Belle 1972 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

A Gentle Woman 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Au Hasard, Balthazar 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Faustine et le bel ete 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Pouce 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Rendez-Vous a Bray 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Donkey Skin 1969 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Marry Me! Marry Me! 1969 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Benjamin, or the Diary of an Innocent Young Man 1968 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Mouchette 1967 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Mickey One 1965 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Man Who Had His Hair Cut Short 1965 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Big Risk 1963 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Fire Within 1962 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Belle Americaine 1961 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Vive le Tour! 1961 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

The Hole 1960 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Night and Fog 1955 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Toute la Memoire du Monde 1955 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Les Statues Meurent Aussi 1952 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Nathalie Granger 1872 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)
Actor (1)

Sans Soleil 1981 (Movie)

(Actor)

Biography

After shooting several of Alain Resnais's 1950s documentaries, established himself in the 60s as one of the world's top cinematographers of both black-and-white (e. g. Arthur Penn's "Mickey One" 1965) and color (e.g. Jacques Demy's "The Young Girls of Rochefort" 1967).

Relationships

Sophie Becker

Wife
daughter of Jacques Becker

Jacques Becker

Father-In-Law

EDUCATION

Ecole Nationale de Photographie et Cinematographie

Paris 1943 - 1946
studies interrupted between 1944 and 1945 by WWII

Institut des Hautes Etudes Cinematographiques

Paris 1946 - 1947

Milestones

1974

Named Director of Studies at IDHEC

1963

Helped establish the Insistut National des Arts du Spectacle

1954

In charge of courses at IDHEC

1950

First short film as director of photography, "Ligne sans incident"

1950

First feature-length film as director of photography, "Curare et curarisants de synthese"

Worked for Television Francaise

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