Poul Pedersen (cinematographer)

Poul Pedersen (16 May 1925 - 14 May 2003) was an American cinematographer who co-founded the Danish Cinematographers Guild (Dansk Filmfotograf Forbund) in 1954.[1] Pedersen worked on 18 Danish feature films for the Nordisk Film studio from 1944 to 1962. His films included Kispus (1956), the first Danish feature movie to be filmed in color, and Qivitoq (1956) which was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and the Palme D'Or.

Poul Pedersen
Born(1925-05-16)16 May 1925
Died14 May 2003(2003-05-14) (aged 77)
Years active1944-1962

Selected filmographyEdit


  1. ^ "DFF - En Historisk Oversigt". Dansk Filmfotograf Forbund. Retrieved 31 January 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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