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John Alton (I) (1901–1996)

Cinematographer | Camera and Electrical Department | Director

Starting out in 1924 as a lab technician at MGM, John Alton left there for Paramount to become a cameraman. He traveled to France and then to South America, where he wrote, photographed and directed ... read full biography
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Oct 5, 1901 (died Jun 2, 1996)
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Mission: Impossible (1966)
(TV Series) - Cinematographer (1 episode, 1966) Cinematographer (1 episode, 1966)   See fewer
Pilot (Sep 17, 1966) Season 1, Episode 1 - Cinematographer Cinematographer   See fewer
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The 69th Annual Academy Awards (1997)
(TV Special) - Himself - Memorial Tribute Himself - Memorial Tribute   See fewer
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Mystery Street: Murder at Harvard (2007)
(Video) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light (2006)
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Glorious Technicolor (1998)
(TV Movie) - Himself - Cinematographer (archive footage) Himself - Cinematographer (archive footage)   See fewer
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