Person - Couffer, Jack (1924-)

Couffer, Jack (1924-)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Couffer, Jack (1924-)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

California (Estados Unidos)  1924-10-07 - existente actualmente

History:

US writer, scripter, cinematographer, and film and TV director. Specialized in documentaries. Friend of the actress Jean Allison (1929). After fighting in the II World War, Couffer wrote a book about the "Bat bomb" military project, which tried to use these animals with military purposes. Later on, he studied at the USC School of Cinematic Arts, and then, he would found the production company Canyon Films. He worked with Lloyd Beebe (1916-2011) in "The Legend of Lobo" (1962). Thereafter, he joined Walt Disney Studios as a cameraman in the TV series "True-Life Adventure". Some of his works are "Living Free" (1972), "The Darwin adventure" (1972) and "The last giraffe" (1979).

World War, 1939-1945

Date of the event: 1939 - 1945

 

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Screenwriters

Profession (carried on by):

Film directors

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

California (Estados Unidos) in 1924-10-07

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

Related Authorities

Beebe, Lloyd (1916-2011)  ( He/She is apprentice/student/employee of )

Associative relations :

The Walt Disney Company (Estados Unidos)  ( He/She works for )

External Links

Recurso web:

IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de Espa¿a

Documents

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