Jack Marta

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Jack A. Marta (March 5, 1903 – June 26, 1991) was a cinematographer who was active in hundreds of movies throughout his life.

Personal dataEdit

Marta was born in Laurin, Montana, and died in Sheridan, Montana.[1]


Marta worked on the following films and shows:[2]


Steven Spielberg said: “Jack was a sweetheart. He was just a kind, gentle soul who you know had never worked that fast in his entire career; none of us had, and yet there was nothing he didn’t do or couldn’t do, and he really enjoyed himself.”[3]

In 1972, Marta was nominated for the Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography for Entertainment Programming - For a Special or Feature Length Program Made for Television.[4]


  1. ^ "Jack A. Marta". Rate Your Music. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  2. ^ "Jack A. Marta (1903–1991)". IMDB. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  3. ^ "Wild Bill Wednesday #6: Jack A. Marta". Fifties Westerns. Retrieved 2 February 2015.
  4. ^ "Jack A. Marta". Emmys. Retrieved 2 February 2015.