Henry Blanke

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Henry Blanke
Born (1901-12-30)December 30, 1901
Steglitz, Berlin, Germany
Died May 28, 1981(1981-05-28) (aged 79)
Los Angeles
Awards NBR Award for Best Film
1959 The Nun's Story

Henry Blanke (December 30, 1901 – May 28, 1981) was a German-born film producer who also worked as an assistant director, supervisor, writer, and production manager. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture for The Nun's Story (1959).

Born in Steglitz, Berlin, Germany, Blanke began his career as a film cutter in 1920. He produced nine films in his native Germany before emigrating to Hollywood, where his first film was Mystery of the Wax Museum (1933).

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