Curt Courant (11 May 1899 – 20 April 1968) was a German cinematographer who worked on over a hundred films during the silent and early sound eras. Courant worked in several European countries, collaborating with figures such as Alfred Hitchcock and Fritz Lang. As he was of Jewish ancestry, Courant was forced to leave Germany in 1933 and go into exile following the Nazi takeover of power. Courant worked at several of the leading British studios during the mid-1930s. He is the father of Willy Kurant who also became a cinematographer.

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  • Curt Courant (* 11. Mai 1899 in Kattowitz; † 20. April 1968 in Los Angeles) war ein deutschamerikanischer Kameramann und später Experte für filmtechnische Angelegenheiten. (de)
  • Curt Courant, ou Curtis Courant, est un directeur de la photographie d'origine allemande, né le 11 mai 1899 à Berlin, mort le 20 avril 1968 à Los Angeles (Californie). En 40 ans de carrière, il a travaillé notamment avec Fritz Lang, Alfred Hitchcock, Jean Renoir, Charlie Chaplin... Curt Courant est l'oncle du directeur de la photographie belge Willy Kurant. (fr)
  • Курт Курант (нем. Curt Courant, 11 мая 1899, Берлин – 20 апреля 1968, Лос-Анджелес) – немецкий, французский и американский кинооператор. (ru)
  • Curt Courant (11 May 1899 – 20 April 1968) was a German cinematographer who worked on over a hundred films during the silent and early sound eras. Courant worked in several European countries, collaborating with figures such as Alfred Hitchcock and Fritz Lang. As he was of Jewish ancestry, Courant was forced to leave Germany in 1933 and go into exile following the Nazi takeover of power. Courant worked at several of the leading British studios during the mid-1930s. He is the father of Willy Kurant who also became a cinematographer. (en)
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  • Fritz Lang with cameraman Curt Courant on film Frau im Mond
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  • German cinematographer (en)
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  • Curt Courant (* 11. Mai 1899 in Kattowitz; † 20. April 1968 in Los Angeles) war ein deutschamerikanischer Kameramann und später Experte für filmtechnische Angelegenheiten. (de)
  • Curt Courant, ou Curtis Courant, est un directeur de la photographie d'origine allemande, né le 11 mai 1899 à Berlin, mort le 20 avril 1968 à Los Angeles (Californie). En 40 ans de carrière, il a travaillé notamment avec Fritz Lang, Alfred Hitchcock, Jean Renoir, Charlie Chaplin... Curt Courant est l'oncle du directeur de la photographie belge Willy Kurant. (fr)
  • Курт Курант (нем. Curt Courant, 11 мая 1899, Берлин – 20 апреля 1968, Лос-Анджелес) – немецкий, французский и американский кинооператор. (ru)
  • Curt Courant (11 May 1899 – 20 April 1968) was a German cinematographer who worked on over a hundred films during the silent and early sound eras. Courant worked in several European countries, collaborating with figures such as Alfred Hitchcock and Fritz Lang. As he was of Jewish ancestry, Courant was forced to leave Germany in 1933 and go into exile following the Nazi takeover of power. Courant worked at several of the leading British studios during the mid-1930s. He is the father of Willy Kurant who also became a cinematographer. (en)
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  • Curt Courant (de)
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