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Robert Pittack

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Cinematography (feature film)

Waco (1966) as Director of Photography
The Du Pont Story (1951) as Director of Photography
Yankee Fakir (1947) as Photography
Shortly after medicine show man Davis arives in town the local Border Patrolman is found dead and it is called an accident. Davis thinks it was murder but his snooping for information only gets him put into jail. Learning an old timer he grubstaked has found gold, he has him arrive posing as his millionaire uncle. He has him offer an unusual $50,000 reward for the town's worst person hoping it will lead to the identification of the killer.
Bells of San Fernando (1947) as Director of Photography
Mendoza ruthlessly controls the valley of San Fernando and his men guard the only entrance. When Mendoza announces he will marry Michael's girl friend Maria, Michael plans an escape. He hopes to reach the Governor and bring back the troops.
Queen of the Amazons (1947) as Director of Photography
The Sin of Harold Diddlebock (1947) as Photography
When he loses his job, a middle-aged bookkeeper goes out on the town.
Stork Bites Man (1947) as Director of Photography
Ernie (Jackie Cooper), manager of an apartment house that allows no children, finds himself evicted when his wife, Peg (Meg Randall as Gene Roberts), becomes pregnant. With the help of an imaginary stork and a large department store, he institutes a boycott against the apartment house.
Susie Steps Out (1946) as Director of Photography
Little Iodine (1946) as Director of Photography
Strange Impersonation (1946) as Photography
A research scientist conducting experiments on a new anaesthetic finds herself being blackmailed by a women she accidentally knocked down with her car; the woman wasn't hurt, but a scheming attorney has convinced her she can get a lot of money for the "accident." Meanwhile, the scientist's research assistant, who is in love with her boss' boyfriend, arranges for an explosion in the laboratory that disfigures the scientist's face, in order to take the boyfriend away from her. The scientist has plastic surgery to make her look like the woman who tried to blackmail her - who while struggling with the scientist fell out of a window and was killed - and determines to get back her boyfriend and punish her scheming assistant.
The Vampire's Ghost (1945) as Photography
Johnny Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1944) as Photography
A young woman sublets a Marine's apartment not knowing he's handed out keys to several of his friends.
Goin' to Town (1944) as Director of Photography
That's My Baby (1944) as Photography
I'm from Arkansas (1944) as Director of Photography
Yanks Ahoy (1943) as Director of Photography
Feuding sergeants wreak havoc on the Navy.
Taxi, Mister (1943) as Director of Photography
A taxi driver's love for a gangster's moll could ruin the company he runs with a friend.
Calaboose (1943) as Director of Photography
When he falls for the jailer''''s daughter, a wandering cowpoke gets himself arrested.
Fall In (1943) as Director of Photography
An Army sergeant''''s photographic memory puts him in conflict with a Nazi spy.
Prairie Chickens (1943) as Director of Photography
A cowboy is mistaken for the owner of a profitable ranch under attack by rustlers and ghosts.
Flying with Music (1942) as Director of Photography
A man on the run from alimony payments gets a job as a South American tour guide.
The McGuerins from Brooklyn (1942) as Director of Photography
Two cab drivers try to make a beat up cab into their ticket to success.
Dudes Are Pretty People (1942) as Director of Photography
A cowpoke falls hard for a pretty tourist.
The Devil with Hitler (1942) as Director of Photography
If he wants to keep control of Hell, Satan has to get Hitler to perform a good deed.
Brooklyn Orchid (1942) as Director of Photography
The owners of a taxicab company become guardian angels to a beautiful blonde in trouble.
Hay Foot (1942) as Director of Photography
An Army colonel mistakenly thinks his assistant is a crack shot.
Fiesta (1941) as Director of Photography
A lady rancher upsets her family by bringing home a fiance from the city.
Niagara Falls (1941) as Director of Photography
A pair of dunces mistake squabbling strangers for fellow newlyweds.
All-American Co-Ed (1941) as Director of Photography
A college boy dresses as a girl to infiltrate a women''''s college.
Tanks a Million (1941) as Director of Photography
A military man promoted to sergeant because of his photographic memory fights to prove his worth.
Miss Polly (1941) as Director of Photography
A small-town matchmaker takes on the local blue noses.
Kit Carson (1940) as Photography
Frontiersman Kit Carson fights off Indian attacks on the trail to California.
Meet Dr. Christian (1939) as Director of Photography
The Girl from Scotland Yard (1937) as Photography
Midnight Madonna (1937) as Director of Photography
Pennies From Heaven (1936) as Photography
A singer gets mixed up with a grieving family and a haunted house.
Mind Your Own Business (1936) as Photography
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (1934) as Camera Operator
The Wiggs family plan to celebrate Thanksgiving in their rundown shack with leftover stew, without Mr. Wiggs who wandered off long ago an has never been heard from. Do-gooder Miss Lucy brings them a real feast. Her boyfriend Bob arranges to take Wiggs' sick boy to a hospital. Their other boy makes some money peddling kindling and takes the family to a show. Mrs. Wiggs is called to the hopsital just in time to see her boy die. Her neighbor Miss Mazy wants to marry Mr. Stubbins who insists on tasting her cooking. Mrs. Wiggs sneaks her dishes past Stubbins who agrees to marriage. Mr. Wiggs appears suddenly, in tatters, with just the amount of money (twenty dollars) needed to save the family from foreclosure. Miss Lucy and Bob get married.
She Loves Me Not (1934) as Camera Operator
Curly Flagg, Philadelphia nightclub dancer, witnesses a murder and runs away to avoid being held as material witness. Landing in Princeton, she hides out in a college dorm, decked out in men's clothes and haircut by students Paul and Buzz. Soon, converging on Princeton are: 1) publicity men for Buzz's dad's movie studio; 2) Paul's irate fiancée Frances; 3) killer Mugg, who wants to rub out Curly. By the time they arrive yet another girl is after Paul: Midge, the dean's daughter.
The Way to Love (1933) as Camera Operator
She Done Him Wrong (1933) as Camera Operator
A saloon singer fights off smugglers, an escaped con and a Salvation Army officer out to reform her.
Gambling Ship (1933) as 2nd Camera
Tired of the dangerous life as gambling boss, Ace Corbin 'retires' from the racket and travels cross-country by train to begin a new life with a new name. On the train, he meets Eleanor and they fall in love. Eleanor is afraid to tell Ace she's a soiled dove and Ace doesn't tell Eleanor of his shady past. Old enemies won't let Ace begin his new life, and old commitments's won't free Eleanor of her sordid ties. Ace's old life and Eleanor's deception collide with the typical results. But love conquers all!
A Bedtime Story (1933) as 2nd Camera
No One Man (1932) as 2nd Camera
Thunder Below (1932) as Camera Operator
He Learned About Women (1932) as Camera Operator
Devil and the Deep (1932) as Camera Operator
Naval commander Charles Storm has made life miserable for his wife Pauline due to his insane jealousy over every man she speaks to. His obsessive behavior soon drives her to the arms of a handsome lieutenant. When Charles learns of their affair, he plots revenge.
A Farewell to Arms (1932) as Camera Operator
An American serving in World War I falls for a spirited nurse.
The Vice Squad (1931) as 2nd Camera
Cimarron (1931) as Cam crew--Land rush scenes
A husband and wife fight to survive in the early days of the Oklahoma Territory.

Cinematography (short)

Engagement Party (1956)
In this short film, a man worries about his financial security when pressured into marriage.
United States Coast Guard Band (1944)
A patriotic wartime short showcasing the U.S. Coast Guard Band and saluting the Naval branches of the military. Vitaphone Release 1216A.
That's Why I Left You (1943)
In this short film, a husband leaves his wife and then sends her a letter explaining why he left.
Flag of Mercy (1942)
Short film "Angel of Mercy" (1939), which depicts the efforts of Clara Barton to organize a hospital service for soldiers, is re-edited with footage relating it to America''''s involvement in World War II.
Angel of Mercy (1939)
This short film details the life of Clara Barton, founder of the Red Cross.
Ice Antics (1939)
This short film looks at the popular sport of ice skating.
Happily Buried (1939)
In this short film, two heirs of competing waffle iron companies are getting married, but call off the wedding when they can''''t agree on the shape of the new iron.
Weather Wizards (1939)
This short film focuses on how scientists predict changing weather to assist in giving several days'''' warning to farmers.
Captain Spanky's Show Boat (1939)
In this short film, a gang of children put an abandoned show boat back to use and put on a show.
Radio Hams (1939)
This short film takes a look at amateur radio operators.
The Little Ranger (1938)
After being dumped by his girlfriend, a young boy fantasizes about revenge in a movie theater in this short film.
Aladdin's Lantern (1938)
In this short film, a gang of children decide to put on a show based on the story of Aladdin.
Party Fever (1938)
In this comedic short, a group of children compete to become mayor for a day.
The Magician's Daughter (1938)
A magician's daughter falls in love with a reporter, but heartbreak ensues when the reporter's magazine runs a story exposing the magician's secret methods in this short film.
The Story of Doctor Carver (1938)
This short film focuses on the story of black educator and horticulturist, Dr. George Washington Carver.
Captain Kidd's Treasure (1938)
In this short film, a promoter attempts to sell a man the idea of searching for Captain Kidd''''s buried treasure, claiming he has the original map.

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