Brigitte Broch

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Brigitte Broch
Born (1943-11-21) November 21, 1943 (age 75)
Köslin, Pomerania, Germany (now part of Poland)
Occupation Production designer
Years active1978-present

Brigitte Broch (born November 21, 1943) is a German-Mexican production designer.

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Personal life

Broch is a naturalized citizen of Mexico. [1]

Oscar nominations

Both of these are in Best Art Direction

69th Academy Awards Award ceremony presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for achievement in filmmaking in 1996

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Selected filmography

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<i>21 Grams</i> 2003 American drama film

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References

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  2. "The 69th Academy Awards (1997) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved April 14, 2014.
  3. "The 74th Academy Awards (2002) Nominees and Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences . AMPAS. Retrieved April 14, 2014.