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Gerald Hirschfeld Poster

Biography

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Overview (2)

Born in New York City, New York, USA
Died in Ashland, Oregon, USA

Mini Bio (1)

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.

Spouse (1)

Julia Tucker (1982 - 13 February 2017) (his death) (4 children)

Trivia (6)

Currently lives in Ashland, Oregon.
Member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC).
Father of cinematographer Alec Hirschfeld.
Served at the Signal Corps Photographic Center during World War II as an assistant and operator for established Hollywood cinematographers including Leo Tover and Stanley Cortez.
Prolific contributor to American Cinematographer magazine.
Was honored in 2004 with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Ashland Independent Film Festival.

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