Arthur Miller

Director of photography, Actor, Assistant cameraman
A former child actor, lab technician and camera assistant (for director Edwin S Porter), Arthur Miller graduated to director of photography in 1918. He went on to become one of Hollywood's foremost cinematographers of ... Read more »
Born: 07/07/1895 in Roslyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Camera, Film, & Tape (13)

The Prowler 1951 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

The Walls of Jericho 1948 (Movie)

(Photography)

A Letter to Three Wives 1947 (Movie)

(Photography)

Gentleman's Agreement 1947 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Anna and the King of Siam 1946 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

The Ox-Bow Incident 1942 (Movie)

(Photography)

How Green Was My Valley 1941 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Rains Came 1938 (Movie)

(Photography)

Wee Willie Winkie 1936 (Movie)

(Photography)

Pigskin Parade 1935 (Movie)

(Photography)

Bad Company 1930 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

The Cop 1927 (Movie)

(Photography)

The Coming of Amos 1924 (Movie)

(Photography)

Biography

A former child actor, lab technician and camera assistant (for director Edwin S Porter), Arthur Miller graduated to director of photography in 1918. He went on to become one of Hollywood's foremost cinematographers of the 1940s, working on a host of acclaimed 20th Century-Fox productions. Miller received three Oscars for his superlative work on John Ford's "How Green Was My Valley" (1941), Henry King's "The Song of Bernadette" (1943) and John Cromwell's "Anna and the King of Siam" (1946). His active career was cut short by tuberculosis in 1951.

Relationships

Arthur Charles Miller Jr

Son

Milestones

1951

Retired from active film work; last film "The Prowler"

1918

Became a director of photography

1914

Photographed "The Perils of Pauline"

1908

Appeared in bit roles in Westerns; also worked as camera assitant

Worked predominently for 20th Century-Fox in the 1930s and 40s

Became assitant cameraman for Edwin S Porter

Served as president of the American Society of Cinematographers

Bonus Trivia

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Not to be confused with playwright and screenwriter Arthur Miller.

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