Gregg Toland (* 29. Mai 1904 in Charleston , Illinois ; † 28. September 1948 in Santa Monica , Kalifornien ) war ein einflussreicher US-amerikanischer Kameramann , der insbesondere für seine innovative Arbeit an Citizen Kane von Orson Welles bekannt wurde.
Gregg Wesley Toland, A.S.C. (May 29, 1904 – September 28, 1948) was an American cinematographer known for his innovative use of techniques such as deep focus, examples of which can be found in his work on Orson Welles' Citizen Kane (1941), William Wyler's The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), and John Ford's The Grapes of Wrath, and ...
- September 28, 1948 (aged 44), Los Angeles, California, U.S.
- Gregg Wesley Toland, May 29, 1904, Charleston, Illinois, U.S.
Gregg Toland. Cinematographer: Citizen Kane. Born in Illinois in 1904, the only child of Jennie and Frank Toland, Gregg and his mother moved to California several years after his parents divorced in 1910.
- Gregg Toland
- September 26, 1948
- May 29, 1904
Gregg Toland, (born May 29, 1904, Charleston, Illinois, U.S.—died September 28, 1948, Hollywood, California), American motion-picture cinematographer known for his brilliant use of chiaroscuro and deep-focus camera work. Toland got his start in the film industry at the age of 15, working as an office boy at the Fox studio. He became an ...
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Im ländlichen Yorkshire zu Beginn des 19. Jahrhunderts: Der neue Pächter von Grange namens Lockwood sucht während eines heftigen Sturms Zuflucht im Herrenhaus Wuthering Heights. Die Bewohner des Hauses, allen voran Hausherr Heathcliff, verhalten sich kalt und abweisend gegenüber dem Fremden.
6. Juni 2017 · A profile of one of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Gregg Toland, ASC, who elevated the art and craft of cinematography with his artistic and technical skills. Learn about his early career, his collaborations with other ASC members, his work on classic films such as Bulldog Drummond and The Wizard of Oz, and his legacy in the ASC.