Alberto Cavalcanti Net Worth

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Born in Brazil in 1897, Alberto Cavalcanti began his film career in France in 1920, working as writer, art director and director. He directed the avant-garde documentary Nothing But Time (1926) ("Nothing but Time"), a portrait of the lives of Parisian workers in a single day. He moved to England in 1933 to join the GPO Film Unit under John Grierson...

Date Of BirthFebruary 6, 1897, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
DiedAugust 23, 1982, Paris, France
Place Of BirthRio de Janeiro, Brazil
ProfessionDirector, Producer, Writer
Star SignAquarius
1Best remembered as the director of the terrifying and now much copied ventriloquist's dummy sequence in the 1945 Ealing Studio film Dead of Night (1945).
2Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume One, 1890-1945". Pages 107-112. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1987.
3Retrospective at the São Paulo International Film Festival. [2002]


Um Homem e o Cinema1977Documentary
La visite de la vieille dame1971TV Movie
Les empaillés1969TV Movie
Story of Israel1967
The Monster of Highgate Ponds1961
Herr Puntila und sein Knecht Matti1960as Cavalcanti
La prima notte1959
Die Windrose1957Documentary Russian segment
A Real Woman1954
Song of the Sea1953
Simon the One-Eyed1952
For Them That Trespass1949as Cavalcanti
Affairs of a Rogue1948
I Became a Criminal1947as Cavalcanti
The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby1947as Cavalcanti
Dead of Night1945segments "Christmas Party", "The Ventriloquist's Dummy", as Cavalcanti
Champagne Charlie1944as Cavalcanti
The Halfway House1944uncredited
The Sky's the Limit1943/IIShort
Alice in Switzerland1942Documentary
Film and Reality1942Documentary compilation
Went the Day Well?1942as Cavalcanti
Yellow Caesar1941Documentary short
La Cause Commune1940Documentary short
A Midsummer Day's Work1939Documentary short
Men of the Alps1939Documentary uncredited
Four Barriers1938Documentary short
Mony a Pickle1938Short segment director
Happy in the Morning: A Film Fantasy1938Short
The Line to Tschierva Hut1937Documentary
Who Writes to Switzerland1937Documentary
We Live in Two Worlds1937Documentary short
Message from Geneva1936Documentary
Coal Face1935Documentary short
New Rates1934Documentary
The Glorious Sixth of June1934Short
Pett and Pott: A Fairy Story of the Suburbs1934Short as A. Cavalcanti
Coralie et Cie1934
Revue montmartroise1934Documentary
Plaisirs défendus1933Documentary
Le mari garçon1933
En lisant le journal1932Documentary
Le jour du frotteur1932Documentary
Le truc du Brésilien1932as Cavalcanti
Tour de chant1932Documentary
À mi-chemin du ciel1931
Les vacances du diable1931
Dans une île perdue1931
Vous verrez la semaine prochaine1930Documentary
A Canção do Berço1930
Toute sa vie1930
Little Red Riding Hood1930
La jalousie du barbouillé1929
Le capitaine Fracasse1929
Le train sans yeux1929
En rade1928
La p'tite Lili1927Short
Rien que les heures1926Documentary


A Real Woman1954producer
Song of the Sea1953producer
Santuário1952Documentary short producer
Painel1951Documentary short producer
Terra É Sempre Terra1951producer
The Halfway House1944associate producer - as Cavalcanti
Greek Testament1943Documentary producer - as Cavalcanti
The Foreman Went to France1942associate producer - as Cavalcanti
The Big Blockade1942associate producer - as Cavalcanti
Find, Fix and Strike1942Documentary short producer
Men of the Lightship1941Documentary short producer
Salvage with a Smile1940Short associate producer
Spring Offensive1940Documentary short producer - as Cavalcanti
Sea Fort1940Documentary short producer
French Communique1940Documentary short producer
Squadron 9921940Documentary short producer - as Cavalcanti
Young Veteran1940Documentary short producer
The First Days1939Documentary short producer - as Cavalcanti
Spare Time1939Documentary short producer - uncredited
Forty Million People1939Documentary short producer
Love on the Wing1939Short producer - uncredited
Men in Danger1939Documentary short producer
The City1939/IIDocumentary short producer
N or NW1938Short supervising producer
Speaking from America1938Documentary short producer
North Sea1938Documentary short producer - as Cavalcanti
The HPO1938Short producer
Happy in the Morning: A Film Fantasy1938Short producer
Big Money1937Documentary short producer - as Cavalcanti
Book Bargain1937Documentary short producer
Daily Round1937Short producer
Roadways1937Documentary short producer - as Cavalcanti
The Saving of Bill Blewitt1937Short producer
Rainbow Dance1936Short producer - uncredited
BBC: The Voice of Britain1935Documentary producer - uncredited


Herr Puntila und sein Knecht Matti1960as Cavalcanti
Die Windrose1957Documentary Brazilian segment
A Real Woman1954story
Song of the Sea1953
Simon the One-Eyed1952
Happy in the Morning: A Film Fantasy1938Short
Coal Face1935Documentary short uncredited
Votre sourire1934
Pett and Pott: A Fairy Story of the Suburbs1934Short uncredited
Coralie et Cie1934
À mi-chemin du ciel1931adaptation
Les vacances du diable1931screenplay
Little Red Riding Hood1930loose adaptation
La jalousie du barbouillé1929writer
Le capitaine Fracasse1929writer
En rade1928writer


Night Mail1936Short documentary uncredited
Pett and Pott: A Fairy Story of the Suburbs1934Short uncredited
Little Red Riding Hood1930
Le train sans yeux1929

Sound Department

Night Mail1936Short documentary sound director
Granton Trawler1934Documentary short sound designer - uncredited
Pett and Pott: A Fairy Story of the Suburbs1934Short sound designer - uncredited
The Song of Ceylon1934Short documentary sound supervisor - uncredited

Production Designer

The Little People1927


Lettres de Stalingrad1969Astronomer
Pett and Pott: A Fairy Story of the Suburbs1934ShortJ. Leviticus (uncredited)

Art Department

Turned Out Nice Again1941consultant art director - uncredited
The Ghost of St. Michael's1941consultant art director - uncredited

Art Director

Feu Mathias Pascal1926

Assistant Director

Feu Mathias Pascal1926assistant director
La galerie des monstres1924assistant director

Costume Designer



Arena1977TV Series documentaryHimself
Um Homem e o Cinema1977DocumentaryHimself
Histoire du cinéma français par ceux qui l'ont fait1975TV Series documentaryHimself
Cinéastes de notre temps1968TV Series documentaryHimself
Paris-Cinéma1929Documentary short

Archive Footage

He Stands in the Desert Counting the Seconds of His Life1986Himself
Omnibus1986TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee

Won Awards

1954Best DirectorKarlovy Vary International Film FestivalO Canto do Mar (1953)
1946PrizeLocarno International Film FestivalMost Interesting ScreenplayDead of Night (1945)

Nominated Awards

1954Grand Prize of the FestivalCannes Film FestivalO Canto do Mar (1953)
1947Grand International AwardVenice Film FestivalThey Made Me a Fugitive (1947)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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