Freddie Young
Date of Birth
Oct 09, 1902
Birth Place:
London, England, UK


British cinematographer Freddie Young was in the film industry from the age of 15, picking up rent and food money with a variety of menial jobs. A lighting cameraman from the 1920s onward, Young hit his stride in the 1930s with such elaborately lensed pictures as Victoria the Great (1937) and Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939). Following war service, Young became one of a handful of British artisans who...