Symphony conductor who scored his first film in Italy (Max Ophuls' "La Signora di Tutti" 1934) before immigrating to the US in 1937. Amfitheatrof signed with MGM in 1939 and scored numerous films for various studios over the next three decades. Highlights include "Letter from an Unknown Woman" (1948, for Ophuls), "The Desert Fox" (1951) and "Major Dundee" (1964).
Music (Feature Film)
First film score for "La Signora di Tutti"
Immigrated to the US
Associate conductor of Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Guest conductor, Boston Symphony Orchestra
Signed with MGM
Scored first American film