Fritz Arno Wagner
Date of Birth
Dec 05, 1889
Birth Place:
Schmiedefeld am Rennsteig, Germany


German cinematographer Fritz Wagner got his start with the Pathe film company working as a clerk after studying at the University of Leipzig. At the time he joined the company, he was attending the Academy of Fine Arts in Paris. Because he was interested in cinematography, Wagner became a newsreel cameraman stationed in New York. In 1919, he returned to Berlin to work as a primary cameraman for...