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Jeri Sopanen (1929–2008)


One of the few Finns mentioned in the "Who Is Who in the World".


(age 79)

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My Dinner with Andre
My Dinner with Andre Cinematographer
Portrait of Jason
Portrait of Jason Cinematographer
The Indomitable Teddy Roosevelt


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 2006 Soul of an Empire (Documentary)
 1993-2000 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- Houdini (2000)
 1998 Intermezzo
 1998 Italian Lessons (Short)
 1998 Urban Relics
 1995 Runaways (TV Series documentary)
 1993 Gardens of the World with Audrey Hepburn (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1988 Depression (Documentary)
 1988 The Odyssey Tapes (Short)
 1985 The Gig
 1985 New York's Master Chefs (TV Series)
 1984 Madness (TV Movie documentary)
 1983 The Indomitable Teddy Roosevelt (Documentary)
 1982 Juilliard & Beyond: A Life in Music (TV Movie documentary) (director of cinematography)
 1978 The Bermuda Depths (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1977 In Search of... (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Ghosts (1977)
 1967-1976 National Geographic Specials (TV Series documentary) (5 episodes)
- The Big Cats (1974)
- The Haunted West (1973)
- Amazon (1968)
- Alaska! (1967)
 1976 The Artist and the Computer (Documentary short)
 1975 The Outer Space Connection (Documentary)
 1974 Promised Lands (Documentary)
 1973 In Search of Ancient Mysteries (TV Movie documentary)
 1972 Plimpton! At the Wheel (TV Movie documentary)
 1972 Plimpton! Adventures in Africa (TV Movie documentary)
 1971 Make a Face
 1970 Moonwalk One (Documentary)
 1968 The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau (TV Series documentary) (4 episodes)
- Whales (1968)
- Sharks (1968)
 1967 Portrait of Jason (Documentary) (as Jeri Sapanen)
 1966-1967 NET Journal (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- The Way It Is (1967)
 1966 Revolution in the 3 R'S (TV Movie documentary)
 1965 Time-Life Specials: The March of Time (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- The Class Of (1965)
 1964 America's Crises (TV Series documentary)
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Alternate Names:

Jeri Sapanen | Jerry Sopanen | Jeri Sopranen

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