Former student of Faure and classmate of Darius Milhaud who provided lively scores for several French films from the 1930s through the 50s. Ibert also composed the music for Orson Welles' "Macbeth" (1948) and Gene Kelly's "Invitation to the Dance" (1956).
Music (Feature Film)
After serving in the French Navy, returned to complete his music instruction
Composed for first short film, "S.O.S. Foch"
Feature debut, "Les Cinq Gentlemen maudits"
Provided the music for Orson Welles' "Macbeth", also first US production
Final feature, credited for "Circus", one of three ballets which made up Gene Kelley's, "Invitation to the Dance"