BirthdayMarch 23, 1895
BirthplaceOvada, Italy

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Ubaldo Arata

    Full name: Ubaldo Arata
    Also known as: Ubaldo Arata, Arata, Ubaldo
    Professions: Cinematographer, Camera Department
    Occupation: Cinematographer

  2. Ubaldo Arata Known for

    Rome, Open City (1945), Everybody's Woman (1934), Scipione l'africano (1937), Black Magic (1949)

  3. Ubaldo Arata Death information

    Died: Sunday, 7th of December, 1947 (Age: 52)

  4. Ubaldo Arata Biography

    Ubaldo Arata (1895–1947) was an Italian cinematographer. Arata worked on more than a hundred films between 1918 and his death in 1947. Arata entered cinema in the silent era, and worked prolifically during the 1920s including on one of the final entries into the long-running Maciste series. He was employed on the first Italian sound film The Song of Love (1930). Until the fall of Fascism, he was one of the leading Italian cinematographers working on propaganda films such as Scipione l'africano (1937) and Luciano Serra, Pilot (1938) as well as more straightforward entertainment films.Arata worked with Roberto Rossellini on the 1945 neorealist drama Rome, Open City. He was instrumental in securing the backing of the distribution' company Minerva Film for the production's release. Following the Second World War, Arata worked on several co-production with Britain and the United States.

  5. Ubaldo Arata Family

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