Knowledge Identifier: +Frederic_Rossif
Several of his 1960s films were scored by the celebrated French composer Maurice Jarre
His 1963 film about the Spanish Civil War, "Mourir a Madrid" received the Prix Jean Vigo that year, and was nominated for an Academy Award for Documentary Feature
In 1970 Rossif completed his only non-documentary film, "Aussi loin que l'amour", featuring Salvador Dalí as one of the actors
Vangelis - In 1979, Vangelis composed the score for another animal documentary by Frédéric Rossif, "Opéra sauvage"
In 1980 Rossif directed a documentary dedicated to Vangelis, called "L'Arbre de vie"
Rossif died in 1990 and was buried in the Cimetière du Montparnasse in Paris