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David Breashears

David Breashears was born on December 20, 1955. He is known for his work on Everest (1998), Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa (2002) and Everest (2015). He was previously married to Veronique Choa. See full bio »


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Everest Cinematographer
Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa
Everest Producer
Seven Years in Tibet
Seven Years in Tibet Camera and Electrical Department


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 2008 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2002 Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa (Documentary)
 2001 Mummies Revealed (TV Movie documentary)
 1998 Ancient Graves: Voices of the Dead (TV Movie documentary)
 1998 Everest (Documentary short)
 1998 Everest: The Death Zone (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 1998 Nova (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1997 The Making of Everest: On Location in the Death Zone (Video short documentary)
 1993 Ice Climb (TV Movie)
 1992 Everest: The Mystery of Mallory and Irvine (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 Galahad of Everest (TV Movie documentary)
 1983 Ascent of Mount Everest (TV Movie documentary)
 1981 Mount Everest, the East Face (TV Movie documentary)
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Show Show Director (6 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Stunts (1 credit)
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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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