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2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Lark Rhapsody
Lark Rhapsody Director
Near Dark
Near Dark Camera and Electrical Department
Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
Rent Camera and Electrical Department


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 2016 Nova (TV Series documentary) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Can Alzheimer's Be Stopped? (2016) ... (camera operator)
 2013 Morgan Spurlock Inside Man (TV Series documentary) (additional camera - 1 episode)
- Bankruptcy (2013) ... (additional camera)
 2006 The Pursuit of Happyness (camera operator - uncredited)
 2006 The Evidence (TV Series) (camera operator)
 2005 Rumor Has It... (director of photography: second unit - uncredited)
 2005 Memoirs of a Geisha (camera operator - uncredited)
 2005 Rent (camera operator)
 2005 Bee Season (camera operator)
 2004 I Heart Huckabees (camera operator)
 2004/I Twisted (camera operator) / (director of photography: second unit - as Louis C. Weinert)
 2002 Train: Midnight Moon (Video) (camera operator)
 1996 The Life and Times of the Red Dog Saloon (Documentary) (assistant camera)
 1996 Ben Johnson: Third Cowboy on the Right (Documentary) (additional photographer)
 1995 Nine Months (assistant camera)
 1994 Getting Even with Dad (assistant camera)
 1993 The Joy Luck Club (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1993 Made in America (second assistant camera: second unit)
 1992 Bay City Story (TV Movie) (assistant camera)
 1992 Ishi: The Last Yahi (Documentary) (assistant camera)
 1992 Sneakers (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1991 Innocents Abroad (Documentary) (assistant camera)
 1991 Class Action (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1991 Shattered (assistant camera)
 1990 Hot Summer Wind (assistant camera)
 1990 Teach 109 (TV Short) (second assistant camera)
 1990 Flatliners (assistant camera - uncredited)
 1990 Maniac Cop 2 (assistant camera)
 1989 Vietnam War Story: The Last Days (second assistant camera)
 1989 The Banker (second assistant camera)
 1989 Back to the Future Part II Behind-the-Scenes Special Presentation (TV Movie documentary) (assistant camera)
 1989 Wolf (TV Series) (assistant camera - 1 episode)
- Wolf (1989) ... (assistant camera)
 1988 Blue Movies (assistant camera)
 1988 In Dangerous Company (second assistant cameraperson - as Louis Weinert)
 1988 1969 (second assistant camera)
 1988 Deep Space (assistant camera)
 1988 Maniac Cop (second assistant camera)
 1988 Rush Week (assistant camera)
 1987 Chuck Berry Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll (Documentary) (camera loader)
 1987 Near Dark (assistant camera)
 1987 Born in East L.A. (assistant camera)
 1983 Please Don't Eat the Babies (assistant camera - as Louis C. Weinert)
Show Show Cinematographer (10 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (3 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Visual effects (1 credit)
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Other Works:

Director, Black Angus, Fountainhead, 3 spot campaign See more »

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Alternate Names:

Louis C. Weinert | Louis Weinert

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