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Harvey Genkins (1923–2004)

Harvey Genkins was born on May 6, 1923 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Garbage Pail Kids Movie (1987), Silent Night, Deadly Night 2 (1987) and H.O.T.S. (1979). He died on June 17, 2004 in West Hills, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Garbage Pail Kids Movie
The Garbage Pail Kids Movie Cinematographer
(1987)
Silent Night, Deadly Night 2
(1987)
H.O.T.S.
H.O.T.S. Cinematographer
(1979)
Don't Drink the Water
Don't Drink the Water Cinematographer
(1969)

Filmography

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 1981 Bitter Harvest (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1980 Rockshow (Documentary) (camera operator)
 1980 Defiance (associate director of photography: New York - as Harvey Jenkins)
 1979 Wings Over the World (TV Movie documentary) (camera)
 1977 Flush (camera operator)
 1977 The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington (camera operator: second unit - as Harvey Jenkins)
 1976 The Magic of Hollywood... Is the Magic of People (Documentary short) (camera operator)
 1974 The Great Niagara (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1967 Up the Down Staircase (camera operator - uncredited)
 1967 Coronet Blue (TV Series) (camera operator - 8 episodes)
- Tomoyo (1967) ... (camera operator)
- The Flip Side of Timmy Devon (1967) ... (camera operator)
- Six Months to Mars (1967) ... (camera operator)
- The Presence of Evil (1967) ... (camera operator)
- A Charade for Murder (1967) ... (camera operator)
 1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- So Some Girls Play the Cello (1964) ... (camera operator)
 1964 The Troublemaker (camera operator)
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