William Lubtchansky

Director of photography
Prolific French cinematographer who has collaborated with Jean-Luc Godard ("Every Man for Himself" 1980), Jacques Rivette ("La Belle noiseuse" 1991), Straub/Huillet, Jacques Doillon and Jean-Pierre Mocky. Regarded as ... Read more »
Born: 10/25/1937 in Paris, FR

Filmography

Camera, Film, & Tape (82)

Delit Mineur 2014 (Movie)

(Camera Operator)

Delit Mineur 2014 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Le Pont du Nord 2013 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Last of the Unjust 2013 (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Frontier of Dawn 2009 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Duchess of Langeais 2008 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Itineraire de Jean Bricard 2007 (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Regular Lovers 2007 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Jardins En Automne 2006 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

L'Histoire De Marie Et Julien 2003 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Small Cuts 2003 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Lundi Matin 2002 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Who Knows? 2001 (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Who Knows? 2001 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Tout va bien, on s'en va 2000 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

A Mort la mort! 1999 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Adieu, Plancher des Vaches! 1999 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Debandade 1999 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Secret Defense 1999 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Sicilia! 1999 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Brigands: Chapter VII 1998 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Mooncalf 1998 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

A Visitor From the Living 1996 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Von Heute auf Morgen 1996 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Buena Vida 1995 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Cri de la Soie 1995 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Germaine and Benjamin 1994 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Jeanne la Pucelle 1994 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The New World 1994 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Chasing Butterflies 1993 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Coitado do Jorge 1992 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Les Enfants du Naufrageur 1992 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Duelle 1991 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Every Other Weekend 1991 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Belle Noiseuse 1991 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Les Equilibristes 1991 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Noroit 1991 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Le Petit Criminel 1990 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Nouvelle Vague 1990 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Mahabharata 1990 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Schwarze Sünde 1989 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Frequence meurtre 1988 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Maison de Jade 1988 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Les Saisons du plaisir 1988 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Agent Trouble 1987 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Comedie! 1987 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Klassenverhaltnisse 1987 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Ou que tu sois 1987 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Havre 1986 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

I Love You 1986 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

L' Ete Prochain 1986 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Puritaine 1986 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Love on the Ground 1986 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Tentation d'Isabelle 1985 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Shoah 1985 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

After Darkness 1984 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Frankenstein 90 1983 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Balles Perdues 1982 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Cap Canaille 1982 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Merry Go Round 1982 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Indiscretion 1981 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Every Man For Himself 1980 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

L' Ombre Rouge 1980 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Les Jeux de la Comtesse Dolingen de Gratz 1980 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Neige 1980 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Woman Next Door 1980 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

La Memoire courte 1978 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Premier Voyage 1978 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Derniere sortie avant Roissy 1976 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Toute revolution est un coup de des 1976 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Numero Deux 1975 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Parlez-moi d'amour 1974 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Defense de savoir 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

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

(Director of Photography)

Thomas 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Les Violons du Bal 1972 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Pourquoi Israel? 1972 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Beau Masque 1971 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Une Journee bleu remplie 1971 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Ca n'arrive qu'aux autres 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Le Sauveur 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Un Ete sauvage 1969 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)
Actor (1)

Otar Iosseliani, Le Merle Siffleur 2006 (Movie)

(Actor)

Biography

Prolific French cinematographer who has collaborated with Jean-Luc Godard ("Every Man for Himself" 1980), Jacques Rivette ("La Belle noiseuse" 1991), Straub/Huillet, Jacques Doillon and Jean-Pierre Mocky. Regarded as one of the greatest practitioners of his art, Lubtchansky was also a pioneer of video photography, as witnessed by his collaborations with Godard in that medium in the 70s and 80s.

EDUCATION

Ecole Louis Lumiere

Paris

Milestones

1976

First collaboration with Jacques Rivette, "Duelle" (the first of Rivette's abandoned four-film series "Les filles du feu"); completed Rivette's second and final installment of series, "Noroit"

1968

Completed first three films as full-fledged director of photography, including Jean-Luc Godard's "Un film comme les autres"

Began career as assistant to cinematographers Andreas Winding and Willy Kurant in 1960s

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