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Vic Jones (I) (1909–1974)

Trivia:

In 1949 Problem solving at Goldwyn Studios, Vic Jones gaffer for cameraman Gregg Toland put his inventive abilities to work. What Jones developed was a huge mobile framework incorporating seventy individual light units called the Trans Light, still used today for lighting large back drops in motion pictures. See more trivia »

Born:

in Mexico

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Known For

Bonanza
Bonanza Camera and Electrical Department
(1959-1960)
The High and the Mighty
The High and the Mighty Camera and Electrical Department
(1954)
Citizen Kane
Citizen Kane Camera and Electrical Department
(1941)
Rear Window
Rear Window Camera and Electrical Department
(1954)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (33 credits)
 1963 The Birds (gaffer - uncredited)
 1959-1960 Bonanza (TV Series) (gaffer - 32 episodes)
- Death at Dawn (1960) ... (gaffer)
- Dark Star (1960) ... (gaffer)
- Feet of Clay (1960) ... (gaffer)
- Bitter Water (1960) ... (gaffer)
- San Francisco (1960) ... (gaffer)
 1958 Vertigo (gaffer - uncredited)
 1958 Touch of Evil (gaffer - uncredited)
 1957 Fear Strikes Out (gaffer - uncredited)
 1956 The Man Who Knew Too Much (gaffer - uncredited)
 1955 The Trouble with Harry (gaffer - uncredited)
 1955 To Catch a Thief (electrician - uncredited)
 1954 Rear Window (gaffer - uncredited)
 1954 Dial M for Murder (gaffer - uncredited)
 1954 The High and the Mighty (gaffer)
 1953 Shane (gaffer - uncredited)
 1952 High Noon (gaffer - uncredited)
 1950 Our Very Own (gaffer - uncredited)
 1950 My Friend Irma Goes West (gaffer - uncredited)
 1949 My Foolish Heart (gaffer)
 1949 Roseanna McCoy (gaffer - uncredited)
 1949 The Fighting Kentuckian (gaffer - uncredited)
 1949 Outpost in Morocco (gaffer - uncredited)
 1948 Rope (gaffer - uncredited)
 1947 The Bishop's Wife (gaffer - uncredited)
 1946 The Best Years of Our Lives (gaffer - uncredited)
 1946 Song of the South (gaffer - uncredited)
 1946 A Boy, a Girl and a Dog (chief lighting technician - as Victor V. Jones)
 1945 They Were Expendable (gaffer - uncredited)
 1943 The Outlaw (gaffer - uncredited)
 1941 The Little Foxes (gaffer - uncredited)
 1941 Citizen Kane (gaffer - uncredited)
 1940 The Westerner (gaffer - uncredited)
 1940 The Grapes of Wrath (gaffer - uncredited)
 1939 Of Mice and Men (gaffer - uncredited)
 1939 Gone with the Wind (electrician - uncredited)
 1939 Wuthering Heights (gaffer - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Victor V. Jones
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Trivia:

Vic Jones is the inventor of the Quad Lights used for fill lighting in motion pictures. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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