Irvin V. Willat
Date of Birth
Nov 18, 1890
Birth Place:
Stamford, CT

Biography

American director and producer Irvin Willat began his film career in 1910 as an actor with IMP studios and appeared in several films with Mary Pickford. Later he abandoned acting in favor of behind-the-scenes work, which he found more interesting. He then began working in a film processing lab, and after that, began assisting in the manufacture of cameras and lenses. He became a cinematographer...