Obituary of Douglas Slocombe

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Douglas Slocombe

Douglas Slocombe (born February 10th, 1913 in London, England) was a Cinematographer who was best known for being an accomplished movie maker. Douglas died on February 22nd, 2016 and her death was possibly because of an accident (complications following a fall). He was 103 years old.

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Douglas Slocombe Biography Wiki:

    • Is She Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Slocombe, Douglas
    • Common Name: Douglas Slocombe
    • Gender: Female
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: she/her
    • Birthplace: London, England
    • Birth Date: February 10, 1913
    • Age: 103 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Doug, Douggie
    • Occupation: Cinematographer

    • Nationality: British
    • Favorite Food: Domino's Pizza
    • Favorite Color: Violet (See all her faves at Hot-Forum)

    Douglas's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Ralph Douglas Vladimir Slocombe
    • Father: George Slocombe (1894–1963)
    • Mother: Marie Slocombe (née Karlinsky)
    • Spouse/Partner:
    • Not  Married - Single - Dating?
    • Daughter(s):
      • ? Slocombe
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Death Notice:

  • Date: February 22, 2016
  • Place: London, England
  • Cause of Death: Accident (Complications following a fall)
  • Interment: Buried

Category Tags:

CinematographerBritish Born on February 10th Born in 1913 Died in 2016Died from Accident

Quotable Quotes:

"My mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get."

"We are masters of the unsaid words, but slaves of those we let slip out."

"Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning."

"[on filming in Danzig in 1939 just before the German invasion of Poland] The Eyemo [movie camera] was heavy and could be noisy. Once I was in an auditorium filming a speech made by [Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels] when suddenly it decided to emit a huge snarling sound. Goebbels froze and hundreds of uniformed Brownshirts turned and glared at me in anger. It was not a comfortable moment. (IMDB)"

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Douglas Slocombe @ IMDB

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