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Victor J. Kemper

Victor J. Kemper was born on April 14, 1927 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He is known for his work on Clue (1985), National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) and Dog Day Afternoon (1975). See full bio »

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Clue Cinematographer
National Lampoon's Vacation Cinematographer
Dog Day Afternoon Cinematographer
And Justice for All Cinematographer


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 2005 American Pie Presents: Band Camp (Video) (director of photography)
 2001 On Golden Pond (TV Movie)
 1999 Too Rich: The Secret Life of Doris Duke (TV Mini-Series)
 1996 Eddie (as Victor Kemper)
 1995 Tommy Boy (director of photography)
 1992 Beethoven (director of photography)
 1991 Married to It (as Victor Kemper)
 1991 Another You
 1991 F/X2
 1990 Crazy People
 1989 See No Evil, Hear No Evil (director of photography)
 1988 Cohen and Tate (director of photography)
 1988 Hot to Trot
 1987 Kojak: The Price of Justice (TV Movie)
 1985 Clue (director of photography)
 1985 Pee-wee's Big Adventure (director of photography)
 1985 Secret Admirer (director of photography)
 1985 The Atlanta Child Murders (TV Mini-Series) (director of photography - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... (director of photography)
- Episode #1.1 (1985) ... (director of photography)
 1984 Cloak & Dagger (director of photography)
 1984 The Lonely Guy (director of photography)
 1983 National Lampoon's Vacation (director of photography)
 1983 Mr. Mom (director of photography)
 1982 Partners (director of photography)
 1981 Chu Chu and the Philly Flash (director of photography)
 1980 Xanadu
 1980 The Final Countdown (director of photography)
 1980 Night of the Juggler (director of photography)
 1979 The Jerk (director of photography)
 1979 And Justice for All (director of photography)
 1978 Magic (director of photography)
 1978 Eyes of Laura Mars (director of photography)
 1978 Coma (director of photography)
 1977 Oh, God!
 1977 The Prince of Central Park (TV Movie)
 1977 Audrey Rose
 1977 Slap Shot (as Vic Kemper)
 1976 Stay Hungry (director of photography - as Victor Kemper)
 1975 Dog Day Afternoon (director of photography)
 1974 The Gambler (director of photography)
 1973 Gordon's War (director of photography)
 1973 Shamus (director of photography)
 1972 The Candidate
 1971 The Hospital (director of photography)
 1971 They Might Be Giants (director of photography)
 1970 Husbands (director of photography - as Victor Kemper)
 1970 The Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart (director of photography - as Victor Kemper)
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Victor Kemper | Vic Kemper

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Member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC). Served as President from 1993 to 1996 and 1999 to 2001.

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