Ricardo Jacques Gale

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Ricardo Jacques Galé was born in Havana, Cuba. He began his career as a production assistant in Miami, before moving to Los Angeles to attend USC Film School. Ricardo worked as a Film Lab technician, Key Grip, Gaffer and flew a Steadicam for 10 years. Roger Corman gave Ricardo his first opportunity as a Cinematographer. Ricardo has shot in Beirut, ... See full bio »

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Known For

Eyes of the Serpent Cinematographer
Earth Girls Are Easy Camera and Electrical Department
In the Void Cinematographer
No Way Back Camera and Electrical Department


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  The Other Day (TV Series) (post-production)
 2022 Breaking Iron (Short) (post-production)
  Desert Sky (Short) (completed)
 2022 Chettah-The Dancer (director of photography)
 2022 The Movie
 2022 Sidi Abed
 2021 Bird in the Yard (Music Video)
 2020 Love on the Line (director of photography)
 2020 Take My Heart (Short)
 2020 Nightmare on Laurel Canyon (TV Series)
 2020 The Devils Ride (Short)
 2019 EmBlem (Short)
 2018/II The Mirror (Short)
 2018 Silence, Before Rain (Short)
 2018 Evan Hawk's Music Video Series (TV Mini Series)
 2018 CEG Live! (TV Series) (Director of Photography)
 2018 Bad Tutor (TV Movie)
 2017 Enchanted Christmas (TV Movie) (as Ricardo Jacques Galé)
 2017 Commitment: Part One (Short)
 2017 Take the 10
 2016 Paradise Club
 2016/III Confession (Short)
 2015 My Fair Lidy
 2015 AfterHours, the series (TV Short)
 2015 Wingman Inc.
 2014 Meet the Zillas (Short) (director of photography)
 2014 Escaping the Prophet (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Unwanted (2014) ... (as Ricardo Gale)
- Exiled and Lost (2014) ... (as Ricardo Gale)
- Helping Edwin (2014) ... (as Ricardo Gale)
- Fighting for Freedom (2014) ... (as Ricardo Gale)
- A Family Torn Apart (2014) ... (as Ricardo Gale)
 2013 Kristin's Christmas Past (TV Movie)
 2013 All American Christmas Carol (director of photography - as Ricardo Jacques Galé)
 2013 The Book of Daniel (director of photography)
 2013 Ghost Ghirls (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- School Spirit (2013)
 2013 In the Void
 2013 Aimer CQFD (To Love QED) (Short)
 2012 Dark Tourist
 2011 End of the Innocents (Short)
 2010 Double Gin on the Rocks (Short)
 2010 Hopeless (Short)
 2010 Red Princess Blues (Short)
 2010 Real Medicine Foundation in Turkana Kenya (Documentary short) (director of photography)
 2010 Passenger (TV Series)
 2009/I Trunk (Video)
 2008 Cruel and Usual (Short)
 2008 Touching Home (director of photography)
 2007/I Bloodlines (Video) (director of photography)
 2006 Angry Ghost (Short) (director of photography)
 2006 I-See-You.com
 2002-2003 Ocean Ave. (TV Series) (97 episodes)
- Episode #1.146 (2003)
- Episode #1.145 (2003)
- Episode #1.144 (2003)
- Episode #1.143 (2003)
- Episode #1.142 (2003)
 2000 Hidden Passion (as Ricardo Gale)
 1998 West Beirut
 1998 Erasable You
 1990 Corporate Affairs (as Richard Gale)
 1989 Bloodfist
 1987 Beach Fever (as Ricardo Gale)
 1987 The Nest
 1985 Alien Warrior (as Richard Gale)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (21 credits)
Show Show Producer (11 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Self (5 credits)

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Other Works:

Director of Photography on the ground-breaking NWA's "Straight Out of Compton" music video.

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Alternate Names:

Ricardo Gale | Richard Gale | Rick Gale | Ricardo Jacques Galé


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Won the International Critics' Award (FIPRESCI) - Toronto International Film Festival for "West Beyrouth". See more »



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