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Robert Burks


Robert Burks, A.S.C.was an American cinematographer. He began his career as a special effects technician in the late 1930s before becoming a director of photography in the mid 1940s.

Burks collaborated with Alfred Hitchcock on twelve of the director's films and he won an Oscar for his work on Hitchcock's To Catch a Thief (1955).

Burks died with his wife in a house fire in 1968.


With Hitchcock...


He has appeared in the following Hitchcockian documentaries...

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