Vincent Saizis
Date of Birth
May 24, 1920
Birth Place:
Birmingham, AL

Biography

Southern cinematographer Vincent "Vince" Saizis was always up for a challenge. Born in Birmingham, AL, in 1920, Saizis joined the motion picture industry at the age of 37 when he collaborated with his older brother, Ted, on photography for Harold Daniel's picture Poor White Trash (1957). The low-budget flick was shot on location in the dank, viscous Louisiana bayou. The conditions were deplorable,...