Aldo Tonti

Director of photography, Actor
Beginning as a camera assistant in 1934, he emerged as a cinematographer in 1939 and gained prominence for his contribution to the groundbreaking film of Italian neo-realism, Luchino Viscounti's "Ossessione" (1942) ... Read more »
Born: 03/02/1910 in Italy

Filmography

Camera, Film, & Tape (32)

Ashanti 1979 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Ossessione 1977 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Quelle Strane Occasioni 1975 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Rene la Canne 1975 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Count of Monte Cristo 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Director of Photography

Three Tough Guys 1973 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Crazy Joe 1972 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Valachi Papers 1971 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Bello Onesto Emigrato Australia Sposerebbe Compaesan Illibata 1970 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Il Prode Anselmo 1970 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

La Spina Dorsale del Diavola 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Violent City 1970 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Brancaleone Alle Crociate 1969 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Upon This Rock 1969 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Reflections in a Golden Eye 1967 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Cast a Giant Shadow 1966 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Casanova '70 1965 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Devil In Love 1965 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Ape Woman 1964 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Barabbas 1962 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Il Diavolo 1962 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Savage Innocents 1961 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Sotto dieci bandiere 1959 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Hunchback of Rome 1959 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Come Prima 1958 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

It Happened in Rome 1958 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Tempest 1958 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Attila 1957 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Nights of Cabiria 1956 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Proibito 1955 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The She-Wolf 1953 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Molti Sogni Per Le Strade (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Biography

Beginning as a camera assistant in 1934, he emerged as a cinematographer in 1939 and gained prominence for his contribution to the groundbreaking film of Italian neo-realism, Luchino Viscounti's "Ossessione" (1942). Tonti went on to collaborate on such classic works as Federico Fellini's "Nights of Cabiria" (1957), Alberto Lattuada's "The Bandit" (1946) and Mario Monicelli's "Casanova 70" (1965).

Tonti also worked in the US on such features as Nicholas Ray's "The Savage Innocents" (1960), John Huston's "Reflections in a Golden Eye" (1967) and Terence Young's "The Valachi Papers" (1972)

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