Stephen Lighthill

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Stephen Lighthill is known for his work on Top Gun (1986), THX 1138 (1971) and Ishi: The Last Yahi (1993). He has been married to Veronika Tverli since May 24, 2003. See full bio »

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Known For

Top Gun Camera and Electrical Department
THX 1138 Camera and Electrical Department
Ishi: The Last Yahi Cinematographer
Vietnam War Story Cinematographer


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 2009 The Alzheimer's Project (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Caregivers (2009)
 2009 Always Been a Rambler (Documentary)
 2007 The Perverts (TV Movie)
 2007 What's Happening to the News (TV Movie documentary)
 2005 Ruby's Tuesday (Short)
 2005 Larva (TV Movie)
 2004 Best Friend Forgotten (Video documentary)
 2002-2003 She Spies (TV Series) (director of photography - 14 episodes)
- We'll Be Right Back (2003) ... (director of photography)
- Damsels in De-Stress (2003) ... (director of photography)
- The Replacement (2003) ... (director of photography)
- Daze of Future Past (2003) ... (director of photography)
- While You Were Out (2003) ... (director of photography)
 2001 Size 'Em Up (Short)
 2000 The Wilgus Stories (TV Movie) (segment "Night Ride")
 2000 The Huntress (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Springing Tiny (2000)
 1999 Dreams Spoken Here (Video)
 1999 Kissing Jake (Short)
 1999 Treasure Seekers (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1999 Surfing for Life (Documentary)
 1999 Kidnapped in Paradise (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1998 Waiting for Dr. MacGuffin (Short)
 1996-1997 Nash Bridges (TV Series) (director of photography - 18 episodes)
- Payback (1997) ... (director of photography)
- Deliverance (1997) ... (director of photography)
- Wild Card (1997) ... (director of photography)
- Moving Target (1997) ... (director of photography)
- Out of Chicago (1997) ... (director of photography)
 1996 Fear & Favor in the Newsroom (Documentary) (camera)
 1996 Love Always
 1996 The Perfect Daughter (TV Movie)
 1996 Taken for a Ride (Documentary)
 1996 The Crying Child (TV Movie)
 1996 Evil Has a Face (TV Movie)
 1994-1995 Earth 2 (TV Series) (director of photography - 10 episodes)
- Flower Child (1995) ... (director of photography)
- All About Eve (1995) ... (director of photography)
- The Boy Who Would Be Terrian King (1995) ... (director of photography)
- Survival of the Fittest (1995) ... (director of photography)
- After the Thaw (1995) ... (director of photography)
 1995 Open Season (director of photography)
 1994 Night Ride
 1994 Coming Out Under Fire (Documentary) (director of photography)
 1993 Love Bites (director of photography)
 1993 Shimmer
 1993 Ishi: The Last Yahi (Documentary)
 1992 Emma and Elvis (documentary segments)
 1990 The Spirit of '76 (director of photography)
 1990 Border Brujo (TV Special)
 1990 Berkeley in the Sixties (Documentary)
 1989 Vietnam War Story: The Last Days (segments "Last Outpost, The", "Last Soldier, The")
 1988 Stopping the Coming Ice Age (Documentary)
 1988 Break of Dawn (TV Movie)
 1988 Vietnam War Story (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Promise (1988)
- Dusk to Dawn (1988)
- The Fragging (1988)
 1987 The Method
 1979 Between Men (Documentary)
 1979 Después del terremoto (Short)
 1977 Over-Under Sideways-Down (director of photography)
 1977 The Grateful Dead (Documentary)
 1965 Pro Football: Mayhem on a Sunday Afternoon (TV Movie documentary) (as Steve Lighthill)
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President of the American Society Of Cinematographers (ASC).

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