Biography

Robby Müller (4 April 1940 - 4 July 2018) was a Dutch cinematographer who is most often associated with film director Wim Wenders.

Müller's first feature was Alabama: 2000 light years. This was also the first feature of Wim Wenders and they went on making many more together such as Summer in the City, Alice in the Cities, Kings of the Road, The American Friend, and Paris, Texas.

Müller's other work has been on both mainstream U.S. productions and independent films. His other work has included the hazy, yellow-tinted cinematography of William Friedkin's To Live and Die in LA, Sally Potter's The Tango Lesson, Dom Rotheroe's My Brother Tom, Lars von Trier's starkly shot films, Breaking the Waves and Dancer in the Dark, and Jim Jarmusch's gritty looking films Down by Law, Mystery Train, Dead Man and Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai.

Robby Müller (4 April 1940 - 4 July 2018) was a Dutch cinematographer who is most often associated with film director Wim Wenders.

Müller's first feature was Alabama: 2000 light years. This was also the first feature of Wim Wenders and they went on making many more together such as Summer in the City, Alice in the Cities, Kings of the Road, The American Friend, and Paris, Texas.

Müller's other work has been on both mainstream U.S. productions and independent films. His other work has included the hazy, yellow-tinted cinematography of William Friedkin's To Live and Die in LA, Sally Potter's The Tango Lesson, Dom Rotheroe's My Brother Tom, Lars von Trier's starkly shot films, Breaking the Waves and Dancer in the Dark, and Jim Jarmusch's gritty looking films Down by Law, Mystery Train, Dead Man and Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai.

Personal Info

Known For Camera

Gender Male

Known Credits 60

Birthday 1940-04-04

Day of Death 2018-07-03

Place of Birth Willemstad, Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles

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Camera TV ShowsMovies

2003 Coffee and Cigarettes Director of Photography
2002 24 Hour Party People Director of Photography
2001 My Brother Tom Director of Photography
2000 Dancer in the Dark Director of Photography
1999 Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai Director of Photography
1999 Buena Vista Social Club Director of Photography
1998 Shattered Image Director of Photography
1997 The Tango Lesson Director of Photography
1996 Breaking the Waves Director of Photography
1995 Dead Man Director of Photography
1995 Beyond the Clouds Director of Photography
1993 When Pigs Fly Director of Photography
1993 Mad Dog and Glory Director of Photography
1991 Until the End of the World Director of Photography
1990 Korczak Director of Photography
1989 Mystery Train Director of Photography
1989 Coffee and Cigarettes II Director of Photography
1988 The Little Devil Director of Photography
1987 Barfly Director of Photography
1987 The Believers Director of Photography
1986 Down by Law Director of Photography
1986 The Longshot Director of Photography
1985 To Live and Die in L.A. Director of Photography
1985 Finnegan Begin Again Director of Photography
1984 Body Rock Director of Photography
1984 Paris, Texas Director of Photography
1984 Repo Man Director of Photography
1984 Tricheurs Director of Photography
1983 Un dimanche de flic Director of Photography
1983 Les îles Director of Photography
1982 A Hot Summer Night Director of Photography
1980 Honeysuckle Rose Director of Photography
1979 Saint Jack Director of Photography
1978 Mysteries Director of Photography
1977 The Left-Handed Woman Director of Photography
1977 The American Friend Director of Photography
1976 Kings of the Road Director of Photography
1975 Wrong Move Director of Photography
1974 Alice in the Cities Director of Photography
1973 Die Reise nach Wien Director of Photography
1973 The Scarlet Letter Director of Photography
1972 The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick Director of Photography
1971 Summer in the City Director of Photography
1970 Eine Rose für Jane Director of Photography
1970 Jonathan Director of Photography
1969 Der Fall Lena Christ Director of Photography
1969 Alabama: 2000 Light Years from Home Director of Photography
1968 Love and so forth Assistant Camera

Acting

2018 Living the Light - Robby Müller
2006 From Dogma to Dogville: Don't Try This at Home as himself
2003 Counterfeit World: Making 'To Live and Die in L.A.' as Himself (archive footage)
1992 The Ditvoorst Domains as Himself
1990 Motion and Emotion: The Road to Paris, Texas as Interviewee
1984 Tricheurs as l'ingénieur
1979 Bayerischer Filmpreis (1 episode) as himself
1951 Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) (3 episodes) as himself

Crew

2004 Visions of Europe Cinematography
1981 They All Laughed Cinematography
1978 The Glass Cell Cinematography
1972 CAN :The Free Concert Cinematography
1971 Carlos Cinematography

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