• Brooke Astor(1902-2007) - Philanthropist who appears as herself in Ric Burns' New York: A Documentary Film. She died August 13 in Briarcliff Manor, New York. (NY Sun)
  • Ahmed Baha Attia(1946-2007) - Tunisian producer of The Silences of the Palace and Halfaouine: Boy of the Terraces and associate producer of Frédéric Mitterrand's Madame Butterfly. He died August 9. (IMDb)
  • Anthony Carras(1920-2007) - Filmmaker who worked for Roger Corman and specialized in beach movies, such as Operation Bikini, which he directed and edited*. He directed Operation Bikini, which he also edited. He was also editor of Corman's X, Tales of Terror, Pit and the Pendulum and House of Usher and of Jacques Tourneur's The Comedy of Terrors, which he also produced. As a co-producer of William Asher and Don Weis movies, he made Bikini Beach, Pajama Party, Beach Blanket Bingo, How to Stuff a Wild Bikini and The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini. He also co-produced the cult-classic Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine, was second unit director on Asher's Muscle Beach Party and Bikini Beach and was a sound editor on Man with the Gun. He died August 15. (Cryptomundo.com)
  • Denise Charvein(?-2007) - Editor of Bunuel's Death in the Garden and Claude Berri's The Two of Us. She was also an assistant editor for Jacques Becker's Grisbi and Nicholas Ray's Bitter Victory and a sound editor for René Clément's Is Paris Burning. She died August 6 in Paris. (IMDb)
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