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Gerald Hirschfeld (1921–2017)


Gerald Hirschfeld was born on April 25, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Young Frankenstein (1974), Fail-Safe (1964) and My Favorite Year (1982). He was married to Julia Tucker. He died on February 13, 2017 in Ashland, Oregon, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Young Frankenstein
Young Frankenstein Cinematographer
(1974)
Fail-Safe
Fail-Safe Cinematographer
(1964)
My Favorite Year
My Favorite Year Cinematographer
(1982)
To Be or Not to Be
To Be or Not to Be Cinematographer
(1983)

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 1994 Secret Sins of the Father (TV Movie)
 1991 The Neon Empire (TV Movie)
 1990 Child in the Night (TV Movie)
 1987 Malone (director of photography)
 1985 Head Office (director of photography)
 1985 Love Lives On (TV Movie)
 1983 To Be or Not to Be (director of photography)
 1982 Country Gold (TV Movie)
 1982 My Favorite Year (director of photography)
 1981 Neighbors
 1980 Les séducteurs (segment "Skippy")
 1979 Americathon
 1979 The Bell Jar
 1977 The Car (director of photography)
 1976 Two-Minute Warning (director of photography)
 1976 Dragonfly
 1976 Mastermind
 1975 Shell Game (TV Movie)
 1974 Young Frankenstein (director of photography)
 1974 W (as Jerry Hirschfeld)
 1973 The Affair (TV Movie)
 1973 Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams (director of photography - as Jerry Hirschfeld)
 1972 Child's Play
 1971 T.R. Baskin
 1971 'Doc' (director of photography)
 1970 Cotton Comes to Harlem (director of photography)
 1969 Last Summer
 1967 The Incident (director of photography)
 1964 Fail-Safe (director of photography)
 1954 Mandrake the Magician (TV Movie)
 1953 Johnny Jupiter (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1951 Mister Universe (director of photography)
 1949 'C'-Man
  The Gillmen (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

Book: "Image Control--Motion Picture and Video Camera Filters and Lab Techniques". ASC Press, ISBN: 0-935578-293 (2nd Edition)

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Alternate Names:

Jerry Hirschfeld
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Currently lives in Ashland, Oregon. See more »

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