ZAGREB, Aug 19 – Some of the works of the famous French photographer Brigitte Lacombe will be put on display in Zagreb’s French Pavilion gallery within the Student Centre from 13 to 28 September. Lacombe has worked on films by Martin Scorsese, Mike Nichols, Anthony Minghella, Spike Jonze, Bennett Miller, Lynne Ramsay, David Mamet, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarittu, Sofia Coppola, Wes Anderson, Quentin Tarantino, Bernardo Bertolucci, Sydney Pollack, Sam Mendes, Michael Haneke, and others.
The exhibition includes a total of 40 photographs that have resulted through her cooperation with influential filmmakers, the PRiredba Studio marketing agency said in a press release on Monday.
According to the official biography of this New York-based French artist, she received the Eisenstaedt Award for Travel Photography (2000), the Lifetime Achievement Award for Photography (Art Directors Club Hall of Fame, 2010), and the Lucie Award for Lifetime Achievement in Travel & Portraiture (2012).
“As a special photographer, Lacombe has worked on many film sets starting with Alan Pakula’s ‘All the President’s Men’ and ‘Fellini’s Casanova’ both in 1975, and Steven Spielberg’s ‘Close Encounters of the Third Kind’ in 1976.”
Her photographs have appeared in publications around the world including Vanity Fair, GQ, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, The New Yorker, New York Magazine and so on.