|Birthname||Decae, Henri Robert Georges|
|born on||31 July 1915 at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )|
|Place||St.Denis, France, 48n56, 2e22|
|Timezone||GMT h0e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||06°47' 04°46 Asc. 08°38'|
French cinematographer who began as an editor, sound recordist and director of short films. After service in WW II as a cameraman with the French Air Force, he produced industrial and commercial films as well as his documentaries. Directing over 31 films, 12 in the U.S. and four in the U.K., he became a favorite of French New Wave, working with Melville, Chabrol and Malle.
Decae made two marriages. He died on 7 March 1987, Suresnes, France.
B.C. in hand from Steinbrecher; Birth certificate in Didier Geslain archive, 'cinema_autres_professions.pdf ' pdf file, p. 16.
- Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
- Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Documentaries and feature films)
- Vocation : Military : Military service (WW II, cameraman)