Herbert Kalmus

"... we suggested to him that if he wanted to put money into the motion picture business he raise his sights and aim to put color on the screen"

November 9, 1881
July 11, 1963
Birth Place
Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States of America
Current Place
Los Angeles, California, United States of America


Herbert Kalmus was an American scientist and engineer who played a key role in developing color motion picture film. Kalmus was the co-founder and president of the Technicolor Motion Picture Corporation. Herbert Kalmus oversaw Technicolor Motion Picture Corporation's operation for more than forty years, from the company's infancy to its multimillion-dollar successes.

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