Date of Birth:
6 February 1897
Alberto Cavalcanti created 1 movies in the Thriller, War genres.
Alberto Cavalcanti got succeed with average imdb rating 7.7.
Born in Brazil, 1897. Alberto Cavalcanti's early career began in France between 1920 and 1933, working as writer, art director and director. He directed the avant-garde documentary _Rien que les heures (1926)_ (qv) ("Nothing but Time"), a portrait of the lives of Parisian workers in a single day. Moved to England in 1933 to join the GPO Film Unit under 'John Grierson (I)' (qv) working as sound engineer (_Night Mail (1936)_ (qv)) then producer. Moved to Ealing during the war, initially as head of... Read more