Arthur Ibbetson
Date of Birth
Sep 08, 1922
Birth Place:
England

Biography

A camera assistant at age 22, Briton Arthur Ibbetson experienced a long training process as camera operator before receiving his first lighting-cameraman assignment with 1958's The Horse's Mouth. Ibbetson could not help but draw attention to himself with this film, which told the tale of a brilliant, eccentric painter (Alec Guinness)-- thus allowing Ibbetson to linger on loving closeups of those...