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CINEMATOGRAPHY: John Alcott

 
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John Alcott was an English cinematographer best known for his four collaborations with director Stanley Kubrick. He shot  2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), A Clockwork Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975), the film for which he won his Oscar and The Shining (1980).

Alcott died from a heart attack in Cannes, France in July 1986; he was 55.

In Duncan Petrie's The British Cinematographer (BFI, 1996), he outlines the work and achievements of Alcott. Enjoy Petrie‚Äôs short and accessible biography of Alcott here.

Barry Lyndon  (1975)

Barry Lyndon (1975)

Barry Lyndon  (1975)

Barry Lyndon (1975)

Barry Lyndon  (1975)

Barry Lyndon (1975)

Barry Lyndon  (1975)

Barry Lyndon (1975)

A Clockwork Orange  (1971)

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

A Clockwork Orange  (1971)

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

The Shining  (1980)

The Shining (1980)

The Shining  (1980)

The Shining (1980)

2001: A Space Odyssey  (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey  (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey  (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

 
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