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us: Mitry, Jean

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    • us: Goetgheluck le Rouge Rillard des Acres de Presfontaines, Jean-René-Pierre, 1904 or 1907-1988
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Soissons (France)
    • Death Place

        (naf) La Garenne-Colombes (France)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Cinémathèque française
        • Organization: (naf) Institut des hautes études cinématographiques (France)
        • Organization: (naf) Université de Montréal
        • Organization: (naf) Université de Paris I: Panthéon-Sorbonne
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Cinematography
          (lcsh) Motion pictures--Production and direction
            (lcsh) Film criticism
              (lcsh) College teaching
                (lcsh) Authorship
              • Occupation

                  (lcsh) Cinematographers
                    (lcsh) Motion picture producers and directors
                      (lcsh) Authors
                        (lcsh) Film critics
                          (lcsh) College teachers
                      • Additonal Related Forms

                        • us: Letort, Jean, 1904 or 1907-1988
                      • Sources

                        • found: Lewis, B. Jean Mitry and the aesthetics of the cinema, c1984: CIP t.p. (Jean Mitry) p. 1 (b. Jean-René-Pierre Goetgheluck le Rouge Rillard des Acres de Prefontaines, in Soissons, in 1907; Mitry is a nom de plume chosen from a map of France)
                        • found: LC data base, 1/31/84 (hdg.: Mitry, Jean)
                        • found: The aesthetics and psychology of the cinema, c1997: t.p. (Jean Mitry) p. 405 (Jean Mitry (1907-1988))
                        • found: Feu Mathias Pascal, 2013: (Jean Letort, photographie)
                        • found: Fr.wikipedia, July 30, 2015: (Jean Mitry was a French historian, critique, and theorist of French cinema; born November 7, 1904; died January 18, 1988 at La Garenne-Colombes, France; he began his career as a cinematographer under the pseudonym Jean Letort; founded, in 1935, with Henri Langlois and Georges Franju, Le Cercle du Cinéma, which evolved into La Cinémathèque française; taught at the Institut des hautes études cinématographiques (1944-1946), at the Université de Montréal (1966-1970), at the Université de Paris I (1970-1975); author of numerous works on film; also directed short experimental films and, in 1959, his only feature film; he also worked briefly as an actor in the 1920s)
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                        • 1984-02-02: new
                        • 2015-08-04: revised
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