Gregg Toland Movies List

Gregg Toland
Gregg Toland
Charleston, Illinois, USA
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Gregg Toland Filmography

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Enchantment ( English )
Director: Rumer Godden
Music Director: Gregg Toland
Release date: 25-12-1948
A Song Is Born
A Song Is Born ( English )
Director: Howard Hawks
Release date: 19-10-1948
The Bishop's Wife
The Bishop's Wife ( English )
Director: Robert Nathan
Music Director: Gregg Toland
Release date: 09-12-1947
The Best Years of Our Lives
Director: MacKinlay Kantor
Music Director: Gregg Toland
Release date: 21-11-1946
The Kid from Brooklyn
The Kid from Brooklyn ( English )
Director: Norman Z. McLeod
Release date: 21-03-1946
Song of the South
Song of the South ( English )
Director: Harve Foster , Dalton S. Reymond
Release Year: 1946
The Outlaw
The Outlaw ( English )
Music Director: Victor Young
Release date: 05-02-1943
Ball of Fire
Ball of Fire ( English )
Artist: Gary Cooper , Barbara Stanwyck , S.Z. Sakall , Henry Travers , Oskar Homolka
Music Director: Charles Brackett
Release date: 02-12-1941
The Little Foxes
The Little Foxes ( English )
Music Director: Meredith Willson
Release date: 20-08-1941
Citizen Kane
Citizen Kane ( English )
Director: Orson Welles , Edward Donahue , Fred Fleck
Music Director: Bernard Herrmann
Release date: 01-05-1941
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Gregg Toland Biography

From Wikipedia Gregg Toland, A.S.C. (May 29, 1904 – September 28, 1948) was an American cinematographer noted for his innovative use of lighting and techniques such as deep focus, an example of which can be found in his work on Orson Welles' Citizen Kane. Toland was born in Charleston, Illinois on May 29, 1904. During the 1930s, Toland became the youngest cameraman in Hollywood but soon one of its most sought-after cinematographers. Over a seven-year span (1936–1942), he was nominated five times for the "Best Cinematography" Oscar, including a win in 1940 for his work on Wuthering Heights. He worked with many of the top directors of his era, including John Ford, Howard Hawks, Erich von Stroheim, King Vidor, Orson Welles, and William Wyler. Toland was the subject of an "Annals of Hollywood" article in The New Yorker, "The Cameraman," by Hilton Als (June 19, 2006, p. 46). Just before his death, he was concentrating on the "ultimate focus" lens, which makes both near and far objects equally distinct. He died in Los Angeles, California on September 26, 1948 of coronary thrombosis at age 44. He is interred in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Hollywood, California.

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