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Mills pictured, via ETVMA.

Walter Mills

Club Affiliation

Amateur Cinema League

Movie Makers of Grand Rapids

Metropolitan Motion Picture Club of New York

New York 8mm Motion Picture Club




ACL Ten Best 1933
American Cinematographer Amateur Movie Makers Contest, 1934 - Honorable Mention
ACL Ten Best 1934
ACL Ten Best 1935


Design (1933)

Noon Hour (1933)

Hooked (1934)

Dummy Walks Out (1935)

Biographical Notes:

"With deep regret, Movie Makers announces the death in action on the Italian front of Pfc. Clark Walter Mills, formerly of Bronxville, N. Y. Mr. Mills was the first 8mm. filmer to place in the Ten Best selections, which he did in 1933, one year after the 8mm. system was introduced. His award winning picture was called Design, which ran 200 feet of 8mm. black and white, and it recorded the activities of his class at Brooklyn's Pratt Institute, where he was an art student. A former vicepresident of the Metropolitan Motion Picture Club, Mr. Mills was the founder and first chairman of the New York 8mm. Motion Picture Club, organized early in 1938." Movie Makers, March 1944, 121.

Bibliographic Resources:

"Clark W. Mills." East Tennessee Veterans Memorial Association.