Otello Martelli
Date of Birth
May 10, 1903
Birth Place:
Rome, Italy

Biography

An undisputed master of black-and-white cinematography, Italian cinematographer Ortello Martelli was a pioneer in his field through his work with some of Italy's most legendary directors. A longtime collaborator of Federico Fellini, Martelli is perhaps best remembered for the indelible images he created for Fellini's La Dolce Vita, including scenes of high society on Rome's Via Veneto and a...