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Paris, Moscow, Rio de Janeiro, Tokyo, Addis Ababa, Buenos Aires, Shanghai, Cairo, Johannesburg, Dubai, Berlin and New York: world-renowned French photojournalist and documentarian Raymond Depardon has captured daily life in the streets of a dozen world-class cities in as many five-minute short films. Cities includes a series of stills from each and a personal essay on his travels. Depardon, born in 1942, is co-founder of Gamma, a member of Magnum, and a winner of the Pulitzer Prize for his still photography. He has directed 16 films since he made his first in 1969, and has received the Robert Capa Gold Medal, the Cesar for Best Documentary and a nomination for an Academy Award.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 6.75" Height: 9.25" Weight: 1.9 lbs.
Binding Leather, Imitation
Release Date May 1, 2007
Publisher Steidl & The Fondation Cartier pour l'art contempo
ISBN 3865212921 ISBN13 9783865212924
Availability 0 units.
More About Raymond Depardon
One of France's greatest photographers, Raymond Depardon won international acclaim for his coverage of the wars in Algeria and Vietnam. A founder of the photo agency Gamma, he went on to become European Vice-President of the Magnum Agency in 1980. He has made a number of award-winning documentaries including "Jan Pallach, Numero zero" and "Reporters" (nominated for an Academy Award in 1982) and two feature films, "Une femme en Afrique" (Cannes Official Selection, 1985) and "Le captive du desert" (1989). In 1991 he was awarded the Grand Prix National for photography.
Raymond Depardon currently resides in Paris. Raymond Depardon was born in 1942.