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Dwight Williams is an assistant director and producer, known for Friday (1995), New Jack City (1991) and Lean on Me (1989). See full bio »

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Friday Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
New Jack City
New Jack City Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lean on Me
Lean on Me Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
A Soldier's Story
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 1995 Friday (first assistant director)
 1994 A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Lethal Lifestyle (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1992 Equinox (first assistant director)
 1992 Murder Without Motive: The Edmund Perry Story (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1991 Darrow (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1991 New Jack City (first assistant director)
 1989 A Man Called Hawk (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Poison (1989) ... (first assistant director)
- Vendetta (1989) ... (first assistant director)
- Passing the Bar (1989) ... (first assistant director)
- The Master's Mirror (1989) ... (first assistant director)
 1989 Lean on Me (first assistant director)
 1989 The Women of Brewster Place (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1989) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... (first assistant director)
 1988 Circus (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1988 Evil in Clear River (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1987 Eddie Murphy: Raw (Documentary) (first assistant director)
 1987 A Gathering of Old Men (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1986 Seize the Day (first assistant director)
 1985 Krush Groove (first assistant director)
 1985 American Playhouse (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Charlotte Forten's Mission: Experiment in Freedom (1985) ... (first assistant director)
 1985 Evergreen (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (first assistant director: New York)
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... (first assistant director: New York)
 1984 Zombie Island Massacre (assistant director)
 1984 Lily in Love (first assistant director)
 1984 Booker (TV Short) (first assistant director)
 1984 A Soldier's Story (first assistant director)
 1984 Beat Street (first assistant director)
 1983/II Happy Endings (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1982 Girls Nite Out (first assistant director)
 1981 Family Reunion (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1981 The Sophisticated Gents (TV Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... (first assistant director)
 1980 The Formula (first assistant director)
 1980 The Night the City Screamed (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1980 Gauguin the Savage (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1979 I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1979 Too Far to Go (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1978 Slow Dancing in the Big City (assistant director)
 1977 A Piece of the Action (assistant director)
 1977 Greased Lightning (second assistant director)
 1977 Kojak (TV Series) (assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Lady in the Squadroom (1977) ... (assistant director)
- Monkey on a String (1977) ... (assistant director)
- The Condemned (1977) ... (assistant director)
 1976 Judge Horton and the Scottsboro Boys (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1976 Cool Red (assistant director)
 1974 Amazing Grace (second assistant director)
 1974 Claudine (second assistant director - uncredited)
 1973 Save the Children (Documentary) (assistant director)
 1973 Gordon's War (assistant director)
 1972 Up the Sandbox (second assistant director: New York - uncredited)
 1972 Come Back, Charleston Blue (second assistant director)
 1971 The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight (dga trainee - uncredited)
 1971 Believe in Me (dga trainee - uncredited)
 1971 The French Connection (dga trainee - uncredited)
 1971 Klute (dga trainee - uncredited)
 1971 The Pursuit of Happiness (dga trainee - uncredited)
 1970 The People Next Door (dga trainee - uncredited)
 1970 House of Dark Shadows (dga trainee - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

D. Alonzo Williams | Dwight Alonzo Williams

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