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Steven Poster

Steven Poster was born and raised In Chicago, and was first interested in still photography. He studied at Southern Illinois University, Los Angeles Art Center College of Design, and the Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of Technology. He first filmed commercials and documentaries. He then worked on "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" ... See full bio »

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Donnie Darko
Donnie Darko Cinematographer
Someone to Watch Over Me
Someone to Watch Over Me Cinematographer
Southland Tales
Southland Tales Cinematographer
Amityville: The Awakening
Amityville: The Awakening Cinematographer


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 2011 Flypaper
 2009/I The Box (director of photography - as Steven B. Poster)
 2009 Spread
 2006 Southland Tales (director of photography)
 2002 Stuart Little 2 (director of photography)
 2001 Donnie Darko (director of photography)
 1998 1 chance sur 2 (as Steven B. Poster)
 1997 RocketMan
 1997 Boys Life 2 (segment "Nunzio's Second Cousin", as Steven B. Poster)
 1991 Life Stinks (director of photography)
 1990 Rocky V (director of photography)
 1990 Opportunity Knocks (director of photography)
 1989 Next of Kin
 1988 Big Top Pee-wee (director of photography)
 1988 Aloha Summer
 1987 Someone to Watch Over Me (director of photography)
 1986 The Boy Who Could Fly (director of photography)
 1986 Blue City
 1985 The Heavenly Kid (director of photography)
 1985 The New Kids (director of photography)
 1983 Testament (director of photography)
 1983 Strange Brew (director of photography)
 1983 Spring Break (director of photography)
 1981 Dead & Buried (as Steve Poster)
 1980 Blood Beach (as Steve Poster)
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Steven B. Poster | Steve Poster

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Member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) since 1987. Served as President from 2002 to 2003.

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