Biography

From Wikipedia

Arthur Charles Miller, A.S.C. (July 8, 1895 - July 13, 1970) was an American cinematographer.

Born in Roslyn, New York, Arthur Miller began his career at the age of 13, working as an assistant to filmmaker Fred J. Balshofer. The two remained lifelong friends and in 1967 co-wrote the book about the early days of film titled One Reel a Week.

In 1909 Miller was working in New York City as an assistant cameraman for the New York Motion Picture Corporation. He eventually joined Pathé Frères, and although still only 19 years old was the cinematographer for the 1914 adventure serial The Perils of Pauline. He had a lengthy tenure at Paramount, from the late teens throughout the 1920s. In 1932 Miller signed a long-term contract with Fox Film Corporation.

Arthur Miller was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Cinematography seven times, winning it in 1942 for How Green Was My Valley, again in 1944 for The Song of Bernadette, and a third time in 1947 for Anna and the King of Siam. He retired in 1951, but remained active in the industry as president of the American Society of Cinematographers.

He died in Los Angeles, California in 1970 and was interred in the Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery.

From Wikipedia

Arthur Charles Miller, A.S.C. (July 8, 1895 - July 13, 1970) was an American cinematographer.

Born in Roslyn, New York, Arthur Miller began his career at the age of 13, working as an assistant to filmmaker Fred J. Balshofer. The two remained lifelong friends and in 1967 co-wrote the book about the early days of film titled One Reel a Week.

In 1909 Miller was working in New York City as an assistant cameraman for the New York Motion Picture Corporation. He eventually joined Pathé Frères, and although still only 19 years old was the cinematographer for the 1914 adventure serial The Perils of Pauline. He had a lengthy tenure at Paramount, from the late teens throughout the 1920s. In 1932 Miller signed a long-term contract with Fox Film Corporation.

Arthur Miller was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Cinematography seven times, winning it in 1942 for How Green Was My Valley, again in 1944 for The Song of Bernadette, and a third time in 1947 for Anna and the King of Siam. He retired in 1951, but remained active in the industry as president of the American Society of Cinematographers.

He died in Los Angeles, California in 1970 and was interred in the Hollywood Memorial Park Cemetery.

Personal Info

Known For Camera

Gender Male

Known Credits 82

Birthday 1895-07-08

Day of Death 1970-07-13

Place of Birth Roslyn, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Arthur Charles Miller
  • Arthur Miller
  • Art Miller
  • A.C. Miller

Camera TV ShowsMovies

1951 The Prowler Director of Photography
1950 The Gunfighter Director of Photography
1949 Whirlpool Director of Photography
1949 A Letter to Three Wives Director of Photography
1947 Gentleman's Agreement Director of Photography
1946 The Razor's Edge Director of Photography
1946 Anna and the King of Siam Director of Photography
1946 Dragonwyck Director of Photography
1945 A Royal Scandal Director of Photography
1944 The Keys of the Kingdom Director of Photography
1944 The Purple Heart Director of Photography
1944 Lifeboat Director of Photography
1943 The Song of Bernadette Director of Photography
1943 Immortal Sergeant Director of Photography
1943 The Moon Is Down Director of Photography
1943 The Ox-Bow Incident Director of Photography
1942 This Above All Director of Photography
1942 Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake Director of Photography
1941 How Green Was My Valley Director of Photography
1941 Man Hunt Director of Photography
1941 Tobacco Road Director of Photography
1940 The Mark of Zorro Director of Photography
1940 Brigham Young Director of Photography
1940 Young People Director of Photography
1940 Johnny Apollo Director of Photography
1940 The Blue Bird Director of Photography
1939 Here I Am a Stranger Director of Photography
1939 The Rains Came Director of Photography
1939 Susannah of the Mounties Director of Photography
1939 Young Mr. Lincoln Director of Photography
1939 The Little Princess Director of Photography
1938 Submarine Patrol Director of Photography
1938 Just Around the Corner Director of Photography
1938 Little Miss Broadway Director of Photography
1938 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Director of Photography
1937 Wee Willie Winkie Director of Photography
1936 Pigskin Parade Director of Photography
1936 White Fang Director of Photography
1935 It's A Small World Director of Photography
1934 The White Parade Director of Photography
1934 Bottoms Up Director of Photography
1934 Ever Since Eve Director of Photography
1933 My Weakness Director of Photography
1933 The Man Who Dared Director of Photography
1933 Sailor's Luck Director of Photography
1932 Me and My Gal Director of Photography
1932 Okay, America! Director of Photography
1932 Young Bride Director of Photography
1932 A Woman Commands Additional Director of Photography
1932 Panama Flo Director of Photography
1931 The Big Shot Director of Photography
1931 Bad Company Director of Photography
1930 The Truth About Youth Director of Photography
1930 The Lady of Scandal Director of Photography
1929 The Bellamy Trial Director of Photography
1928 Annapolis Director of Photography
1928 The Blue Danube Director of Photography
1927 The Angel of Broadway Director of Photography
1927 Vanity Director of Photography
1926 For Alimony Only Director of Photography
1926 The Clinging Vine Director of Photography
1926 The Volga Boatman Director of Photography
1925 A Thief in Paradise Director of Photography
1925 His Supreme Moment Director of Photography
1924 In Hollywood with Potash and Perlmutter Director of Photography
1924 Cytherea Director of Photography
1923 The Eternal City Director of Photography
1923 The Cheat Director of Photography
1923 Bella Donna Director of Photography
1921 Paying the Piper Director of Photography
1920 Idols Of Clay Director of Photography
1920 The Right to Love Director of Photography
1916 Arms and the Woman Director of Photography

Crew

1931 Father's Son Cinematography
1929 Strange Cargo Cinematography
1924 Tarnish Cinematography
1922 Three Live Ghosts Cinematography
1921 Forever Cinematography
1918 A Japanese Nightingale Cinematography
1918 The House of Hate Cinematography

Acting

1994 Marilyn Monroe: The Mortal Goddess as Himself
1969 The Fall

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