Klaus von Rautenfeld

Klaus von Rautenfeld (1909–1982) was a cinematographer.[1] Of Baltic German origin, he was born in Estonia which was then part of the Russian Empire. During the 1930s he worked as an assistant cameraman for Luis Trenker. Following the Second World War he was very active in West German commercial cinema working on a mixture of thrillers and comedies.

Klaus von Rautenfeld
Born5 April 1909
Died5 February 1982 (aged 72)
Years active1934-1971 (film)

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  1. ^ Bergfelder p.259


  • Bergfelder, Tim. International Adventures: German Popular Cinema and European Co-Productions in the 1960s. Berghahn Books, 2005.

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