- Michelangelo Antonioni(1912-2007) - Italian filmmaker who wrote and directed L'Avventura, Blow-Up, The Passenger, Zabriskie Point and La Notte. Read my full post here.
- Warren Batchelder(1918-2007) - Animator who worked on the main title sequence of The Pink Panther and on the feature-length Looney Tunes pics The Looney, Looney, Looney Bugs Bunny Movie, Bugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales and Daffy Duck's Movie: Fantastic Island. He died February 12 in Malibu. (BCDB)
- Ingmar Bergman(1918-2007) - Swedish filmmaker who wrote and directed The Seventh Seal, Wild Strawberries, Persona, Cries and Whispers and Fanny and Alexander. Read Monika's full post here.
- Laura Devon(1937-2007) - Actress who starred in Howard Hawks' Red Line 7000, Vincente Minnelli's Goodbye Charlie and Blake Edwards' Gunn. She was the wife of Oscar-winning composer Maurice Jarre (Lawrence of Arabia; Doctor Zhivago; A Passage to India) mother of screenwriter Kevin Jarre (Glory) She died of heart failure July 19, in Beverly Hills. (LA Times)
- Golde Flami(1918-2007) Argentine actress who starred in a number of early films by León Klimovsky, including The Name Was Carlos Gardel and The Marijuana Story. She died July 20 in Buenos Aires. (Variety)
- Roberto Fontanarrosa(1944-2007) - Argentine writer who penned Una Historia de Tango and one of the stories in El Amor a las Cuatro de la Tarde. He died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis July 19, in Rosario, Argentina. (Variety)