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Tom Hurwitz is known for his work on The Queen of Versailles (2012), Creepshow 2 (1987) and Wild Man Blues (1997). See full bio »
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The Queen of Versailles
The Queen of Versailles Cinematographer
Creepshow 2
Creepshow 2 Cinematographer
Wild Man Blues
Wild Man Blues Cinematographer
Valentino: The Last Emperor
Valentino: The Last Emperor Cinematographer


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 2017 Cradle of Champions (Documentary) (completed)
 2016 The Last Songwriter (Documentary) (director of photography) (post-production)
  Justice Served (Documentary) (post-production)
 2017/II Shadowman (Documentary)
 2001-2016 Art in the Twenty-First Century (TV Series documentary) (6 episodes)
- Los Angeles (2016)
- Power (2005)
- Play (2005)
- Time (2003)
- Stories (2003)
 2016 Beyond Borders (Documentary)
 2016 Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music (TV Mini-Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2016 The New Yorker Presents (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.7 (2016)
- Episode #1.6 (2016)
- Episode #1.2 (2016)
 2015 Driving America (TV Movie documentary)
 2015 (Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies (Documentary)
 2015 Tiger Tiger (Documentary)
 2014 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Koch (2014)
 2014 Cathouse: King of the House (TV Movie)
 2014 Fünf Tage in New York - Gay Pride am Hudson (TV Movie documentary)
 2014 Paul Taylor Creative Domain (Documentary)
 2013 What Is Cinema? (Documentary)
 2013 The Pleasures of Being Out of Step (Documentary)
 2013 Lost Boy Home (Documentary short)
 2013 Before the Spring: After the Fall (Documentary)
 2013 Witnesses NYC (Documentary short)
 2012 Icebound (Documentary)
 2012 Koch (Documentary)
 2012 Horse Tribe (Documentary)
 1996-2012 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (9 episodes)
- Close to Home (2009)
 2012 The Standbys (Documentary)
 2012 Love Free or Die (Documentary)
 2012 The Queen of Versailles (Documentary)
 2011 Cathouse: Frisky Business (TV Special)
 2011 Eames: The Architect & The Painter (Documentary) (as Thomas Hurwitz)
 2011 Gloria: In Her Own Words (TV Movie documentary) (as Thomas Hurwitz)
 2011 Cathouse: Welcome Aboard (TV Special)
 2010 Mildred Richards (Short)
 2010 Cathouse: Cat Call (TV Movie)
 2010 Lafayette: The Lost Hero (TV Movie documentary)
 2010 Killing in the Name (Documentary short)
 2010 Have You Heard From Johannesburg (Documentary)
 2010 Dancing Across Borders (Documentary)
 1995-2010 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (6 episodes)
- Dolley Madison (2010)
 2010 Dolley Madison (TV Series)
 2009 Rethinking Cancer (Documentary)
 2009 Real Sex (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2009 Latin Music USA (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2009 Studs Terkel: Listening to America (TV Short documentary)
 2005-2008 Cathouse: The Series (TV Series documentary) (21 episodes)
- Menage a Trois (2008)
- Superstars (2007)
 2008 Valentino: The Last Emperor (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2008 The Truth About Cancer (TV Movie documentary)
 2008 Cathouse: The Musical (TV Movie documentary)
 2008 Cathouse: Three Ring Circus (TV Movie)
 2007/I Coma (Documentary)
 2007 America at a Crossroads (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2007 Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (Documentary)
 2007 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2006 God's Next Army (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 The New Medicine (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 The Mystery of Love (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 Ten Days That Unexpectedly Changed America (TV Series documentary) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- The Homestead Strike (2006) ... (director of photography)
 2005 Our Brand Is Crisis (Documentary)
 1989-2005 Nova (TV Series documentary) (8 episodes)
- Coma (1997)
 2004 Watermarks (Documentary)
 2004 The Question of God: Sigmund Freud & C.S. Lewis (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Three Sisters: Searching for a Cure (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Music from the Inside Out (Documentary)
 2003 The Sweet Science (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Peter Jennings Reporting: I Have a Dream (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Pandemic: Facing AIDS (TV Mini-Series documentary)
  Great Performances: Dance in America (TV Series) (2 episodes, 1987 - 2003) (director of photography - 1 episode, 2001)
- Holo Mai Pele (2001) ... (director of photography)
 2003 Becoming American: The Chinese Experience (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- No Turning Back (2003)
 2003 Porn 101: XXXtra Credit (TV Movie)
 2003 The Shakespeare Sessions (Documentary)
 2002 Cathouse (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Middle School Confessions (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Benjamin Franklin (TV Mini-Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- The Chess Master (2002)
 2001 Lost in Las Vegas (Documentary)
 2000 The Turandot Project (Documentary)
 2000 My Generation (Documentary)
 2000 NYPD Emergency Service Unit (TV Movie documentary)
 1999 American Photography: A Century of Images (TV Series documentary)
 1999 Who's Dancin' Now? (Documentary)
 1999 Talk to Me: Hostage Negotiators of the NYPD (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 1998 Woodstock '94 (Documentary)
 1998 Jaded (director of photography)
 1998 Dancemaker (Documentary)
 1998 Whipped (Documentary)
 1997 SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground (TV Movie) (segment "Red Shoes, The")
 1997 Wild Man Blues (Documentary) (director of photography)
 1996 Still Here
 1995 Whiz Kids (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Fallen Champ: The Untold Story of Mike Tyson (TV Movie documentary)
 1992/II Behind the Scenes (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1991 Pink Lightning (TV Movie)
 1991 The 10 Million Dollar Getaway (TV Movie)
  ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1986 - 1987) (director of photography - 1 episode, 1985)
- Cindy Eller: A Modern Fairy Tale (1985) ... (director of photography)
 1987 Creepshow 2 (director of photography)
 1987 Daniel and the Towers (TV Movie)
 1986 Down and Out in America (Documentary)
 1985 Hard Choices
 1984 Merton (director of photography - as Thomas Hurwitz)
 1984 White Elephant (as Tom D. Hurwitz)
 1984 In Our Hands (Documentary)
 1983 Lillian Gish (Documentary) (director of photography - as Thomas Hurwitz)
 1981 The Weavers: Wasn't That a Time (Documentary)
 1981 The Killing of America (Documentary) (cinematography by)
 1980 We Are the Guinea Pigs (Documentary)
 1978 Between the Wars (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
 1977 Alambrista!
 1977 The Grateful Dead (Documentary)
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Member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) since 2009.

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