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Murglie | Dr. F.W. Murnau | Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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I think films of the future will use more and more of these "camera angles" or, as I prefer to call them, these "dramatic angles". They help photograph thought.
His talent did not go unnoticed by the American film studios. William Fox of Fox Films lured him to the US. His first movie shot there was the classic Sunrise (1927) with George O'Brien and Janet Gaynor. At the first Oscar event in film history this movie was nominated for four Oscars and won three of them--for the best movie, best leading actress and best camerawork.
Innovative use of light and dark shadowing to create a certain mood