Henry Sharp

Director of photography, Lab technician, Camera assistant
Leading cinematographer of the 1920s who lent his expertise to such major silent films as King Vidor's "The Crowd" (1928) and a number of Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. , vehicles. Sharp's career leveled off with the advent of ... Read more »
Born: 05/12/1892 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Camera, Film, & Tape (43)

The Young Land 1958 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

It Happened on Fifth Avenue 1947 (Movie)

(Photography)

What Next, Corporal Hargrove? 1945 (Movie)

(Photography)

Tomorrow the World 1944 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Geronimo 1938 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Partners in Crime 1936 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Duck Soup 1933 (Movie)

(Photography)

It's a Gift 1933 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Crowd 1927 (Movie)

(Photography)

Slide, Kelly, Slide 1926 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

The Black Pirate 1925 (Movie)

(Photography)

Anna Christie 1922 (Movie)

cinematography (Cinematographer)

Beau Revel 1920 (Movie)

(Director of Photography)

Hail the Woman 1920 (Movie)

(Photography)

All the King's Horses (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Broadway Limited (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Don Q, Son of Zorro (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Dr. Cyclops (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Golden Gloves (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Here Comes the Groom (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Illegal Traffic (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Jealousy (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Ladies Should Listen (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Lord Byron of Broadway (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Lorna Doone (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Love in the Rough (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Madame Racketeer (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Ministry of Fear (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Rose Bowl (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Six of a Kind (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Song of the Eagle (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Sudden Money (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Accusing Finger (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Big City (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Devil Is Driving (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Glass Key (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Man Called Back (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Man in Half-Moon Street (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Reckless Age (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

The Strange Case of Clara Deane (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Thunder (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Violence (Movie)

(Cinematographer)

Where East Is East (Movie)

(Cinematographer)
Writer (6)

The All-New Super Friends Hour 1977 - 1978 (TV Show)

Writer

Valley of the Dinosaurs 1974 - 1976 (TV Show)

Writer

The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan 1972 - 1974 (TV Show)

Story By

The Wild Wild West 1965 - 1970 (TV Show)

Writer

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. 1964 - 1968 (TV Show)

Writer

The Ann Sothern Show 1958 - 1962 (TV Show)

Writer
Actor (2)

A Face in the Crowd 1957 (Movie)

Abe Steiner (Actor)

Till We Meet Again (Movie)

Andre (Actor)
Director (1)

Home Movies 1977 (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

Leading cinematographer of the 1920s who lent his expertise to such major silent films as King Vidor's "The Crowd" (1928) and a number of Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. , vehicles. Sharp's career leveled off with the advent of sound although he worked on a number of fine films, notably Alan Dwan's "The Iron Mask" (1929) and Fritz Lang's "Ministry of Fear" (1944); he worked mainly in TV from the 1950s.

Milestones

1920

First film "Homespun Folks"

1915

Entered film as lab technician

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