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John Jopson


Director / Screenwriter / Playwright / Producer / Cinematographer John Charles Jopson studied at the Stella Adler Conservatory. He began his career shooting Formula One racing. He was one of the pioneer music video directors in the early 1980s, working with such artists as Hall & Oates, Willy DeVille, Elton John and Frank Zappa. He has been making... See full bio »

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Terroir
Terroir Director
(2014)
One Night with Blue Note
(1985)
Gasoline
Gasoline Director
(1984)
Alien Autopsy: (Fact or Fiction?)
(1995)

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 2018 The Absinthe Drinkers (TV Series) (head director) (pre-production)
 2011 The Bear Whisperer (TV Series)
 2005 The Great Adventure (TV Series)
 2004 Proof Positive: Evidence of the Paranormal (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2004 Punishment (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 The Castaways (TV Movie)
 2003 Behind Closed Doors with Joan Lunden (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Ferrari (2003)
 2002 Rise and Fall of the Spartans (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 2001 History's Mysteries (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2000-2001 Scariest Places on Earth (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Oranmore Castle (2001)
- Exorcism (2001)
 2001 Great Streets (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1999 Dave Barlia: Extreme Stuntman (TV Series)
 1999 Beyond Chance (TV Series)
 1998 Guinness World Records: Primetime (TV Series) (segment director)
 1996 The Paranormal Borderline (TV Series)
 1996 Trauma One (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Inside Oliver Stone's 'Nixon' (TV Movie documentary)
 1995 Pocahontas: The Musical Tradition Continues (TV Special documentary)
 1994-1995 Tattooed Teenage Alien Fighters from Beverly Hills (TV Series) (17 episodes)
- The Glitch (1995)
- Turncoat (1995)
- Deja Vu (1995)
- The Leech (1995)
 1994 Encounters: The Hidden Truth (TV Series documentary)
 1994 The Lion King: A Musical Journey with Elton John (TV Movie documentary)
 1992 How'd They Do That? (TV Series)
 1991 Sightings (TV Series documentary)
 1990 Mission: Impossible (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cargo Cult (1990)
 1987 Icehouse: Live at the Ritz (TV Movie) (as John Charles Jopson)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Directed "If Anyone Had a Heart" by Jon Waite See more »

Alternate Names:

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Did You Know?

Trivia:

He went snow-blind in the Andes Mountains of Argentina while travelling with cinematographer Julio Macat. The story was documented in the book "Best Friends" (Doubleday, 1998) by Carol Saline and Sharon Wohlmuth. See more »

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