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Challis, Christopher George Josephlocked

  • Duncan Petrie


Challis, Christopher George Joseph (1919–2012), cinematographer, was born on 18 March 1919 at 30 Fulham Road, Kensington, London, the son of George Christopher Challis (1888–1941), chauffeur, and his wife, Marie Antoinette, née Julien (d. 1953). After leaving King's College School, Wimbledon, he joined ...

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