Léon Barsacq

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Léon Barsacq
Born (1906-10-18)18 October 1906
Feodosiya, Crimea, then Empire of Russia (now Ukraine, disputed and occupied by the Russian Federation)
Died 23 December 1969(1969-12-23) (aged 63)
Paris, France
Occupation Production designer
Art director
Set decorator
Years active 1934-1968

Léon Barsacq (18 October 1906 – 23 December 1969) was a Russian-born and naturalized French production designer, art director and set decorator. He was nominated for an Academy Award in the category Best Art Direction for the film The Longest Day.[1] He was the brother of French theatre director André Barsacq and the father of film actor Yves Barsacq.

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  1. ^ "The 35th Academy Awards (1963) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 23 August 2011. 

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