In Hollywood from 1925 as an art director, Basevi spent over a decade (1926-38) as a special effects artist before returning to design. He was head of the art department at 20th Century-Fox from the early 1940s and worked with John Ford, William Wellman and Henry King, among others.
Cinematography (Feature Film)
Art Director (Feature Film)
Visual Effects (Feature Film)
Art Department (Feature Film)
Film Production - Main (Feature Film)
Post Production (Feature Film)
Worked as co-art director on eight films; the first, "Soul Mates"
First film as art director, "Raffles"