Alun Bollinger, also known as AlBol, is one of New Zealand's most respected and talented cinematographers, having worked with filmmakers Peter Jackson, Gaylene Preston, Vincent Ward and Geoff Murphy. He is the subject of the biographical film Barefoot Cinema: The Art and Life of Cinematographer Alun Bollinger (2008). He was made a Member of the ... See full bio »

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Heavenly Creatures Cinematographer
No Way Out Camera and Electrical Department
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Camera and Electrical Department
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 2018 Behold the Ghost (Short)
 2018 Run Rabbit (Short)
 2018 In Dark Places (TV Movie)
 2018 My Brother Mitchell (Short)
 2017/II The Stolen
 2016 Notes to Eternity (Documentary)
 2016 Abandon Ship (Short)
 2013/I White Lies
 2011 Love Birds
 2010 Matariki
 2010 Home by Christmas (director of photography)
 2005 Ata Whenua Fiordland on Film (Documentary short)
 2005 River Queen
 2004 Oyster Farmer
 1998 Woundings
 1997 Song of the Siren (Short)
 1996 No Other Lips (Documentary)
 1995 Forgotten Silver (TV Movie)
 1995 War Stories (Documentary)
 1995 Century of Cinema (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1990 Rodney and Juliet (Short)
 1989-1990 The Ray Bradbury Theater (TV Series) (director of photography - 6 episodes)
- Touch of Petulance (1990) ... (director of photography)
- The Black Ferris (1990) ... (director of photography)
- Touched with Fire (1990) ... (director of photography)
- The Murderer (1990) ... (director of photography)
- The Wonderful Death of Dudley Stone (1989) ... (director of photography)
 1989 O'Reilly's Luck (Short)
 1987 The Haunting of Barney Palmer (TV Movie)
 1984 Vigil
 1983 Making Utu (TV Movie documentary)
 1983 Nearly No Christmas (TV Movie)
 1980 In Spring One Plants Alone (Documentary short)
 1977 Dagg Day Afternoon (Short)
 1977 Wild Man
 1976 A Fool on a Hill (Documentary short)
 1974 The Magpies (Documentary short)
 1974 Uenuku (TV Movie)
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Allan Bollinger | Alun 'Albol' Bollinger

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