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John Kemeny (I) (1925–2012)

John Kemeny was born on April 17, 1925 in Budapest, Hungary. He was a producer and editor, known for Atlantic City (1980), Jayce and the Wheeled Warriors (1985) and Quest for Fire (1981). He was married to Margaret. He died on November 23, 2012 in Sedona, Arizona, USA. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Atlantic City
Atlantic City Producer
Quest for Fire
Quest for Fire Producer
The Gate
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 1998 When Trumpets Fade (TV Movie) (producer)
 1997 Dead Silence (TV Movie) (producer)
 1992 Teamster Boss: The Jackie Presser Story (TV Movie) (producer)
 1991 The Josephine Baker Story (TV Movie) (producer)
 1990 Hungarian Requiem (co-producer)
 1990 Gate 2: The Trespassers (executive producer)
 1989 Red King, White Knight (TV Movie) (producer)
 1989 Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story (TV Movie) (producer)
 1988 Iron Eagle II (producer)
 1987 Nowhere to Hide (executive producer)
 1987 The Gate (producer)
 1986 Sword of Gideon (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1986 The Wraith (producer)
 1986 The Boy in Blue (producer)
 1985 Jayce and the Wheeled Warriors (TV Series) (producer - 65 episodes)
- Final Ride at Journey's End (1985) ... (producer)
- The Squire Smith (1985) ... (producer)
- The Raid (1985) ... (producer)
- The Source (1985) ... (producer)
- Time and Time Again (1985) ... (producer)
 1985 The Park Is Mine (TV Movie) (producer)
 1985 Le matou (producer)
 1984 The Bay Boy (producer)
 1984 The Blood of Others (producer)
 1984 Louisiana (TV Movie) (producer)
 1984 Le crime d'Ovide Plouffe (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... (executive producer)
 1981 Quest for Fire (producer)
 1981 Les Plouffe (executive producer)
 1980 Atlantic City (producer)
 1978 Ice Castles (producer)
 1976 Shadow of the Hawk (producer)
 1975 White Line Fever (producer)
 1971 7 fois... par jour (producer)
 1970 A Place for Everything (Documentary short) (producer)
 1970 Overspill (Documentary short) (producer)
 1970 The Burden They Carry (Documentary short) (producer)
 1970 The City: Osaka (Short) (producer)
 1969 Canada the Land (Documentary short) (producer)
 1969 Falling from Ladders (Documentary short) (producer)
 1969 Passing Through Sweden (Documentary short) (producer)
 1969 Don't Let the Angels Fall (producer)
 1968 A Continuing Responsibility (Documentary short) (producer)
 1968 Deciding to Organize (Documentary short) (producer)
 1968 People and Power (Documentary short) (producer)
 1968 Saul Alinsky Went to War (Documentary) (producer)
 1968 Through Conflict to Negotiation (Documentary) (producer)
 1967 Encounter at Kwacha House - Halifax (Documentary short) (producer)
 1967 Encounter with Saul Alinsky - Part 1: CYC Toronto (Documentary short) (producer)
 1967 Madawaska Valley (Documentary short) (producer)
 1967 Ride for Your Life (Documentary short) (producer)
 1967 Sabre and Foil (Documentary short) (producer)
 1967 The Halifax Neighbourhood Center Project (Documentary short) (producer)
 1967 The Things I Cannot Change (Documentary) (producer)
 1967 Memorandum (Documentary) (producer)
 1967 The Circle (Documentary) (producer)
 1967 Billy Crane Moves Away (Documentary short) (producer)
 1967 The Children of Fogo Island (Short) (producer)
 1966 Little White Crimes (Short) (producer)
 1966 No Reason to Stay (Short) (producer)
 1966 The Game (Short) (producer)
 1966 The Long Haul Men (Short documentary) (producer)
 1966 The Merry-Go-Round (Short documentary) (producer)
 1966 Trawler Fishermen (Short documentary) (producer)
 1965 Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Leonard Cohen (Documentary) (producer)
 1965 Miner (Documentary short) (producer)
 1965 Two Men of Montreal (Documentary) (producer)
 1965 You're No Good (Short) (producer)
 1964 Bethune (Documentary) (producer)
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