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Michael Gershman (1944–2018)

Michael Gershman was born on June 17, 1944 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He is known for his work on Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1996), Midnight Run (1988) and The Golden Child (1986). He was married to Cecillia. He died on March 10, 2018 in Malibu, California, USA. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win. See more awards »

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Cinematographer
Midnight Run Camera and Electrical Department
The Golden Child Camera and Electrical Department
Nothing to Lose Camera and Electrical Department


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 2001-2003 Crossing Jordan (TV Series) (director of photography - 22 episodes)
- Family Ties (2003) ... (director of photography)
- Payback (2002) ... (director of photography)
- The Truth Is Out There (2002) ... (director of photography)
- Bombs Away (2002) ... (director of photography)
- There's No Place Like Home (2002) ... (director of photography)
 1997-2001 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) (director of photography - 82 episodes)
- The Gift (2001) ... (director of photography)
- I Was Made to Love You (2001) ... (director of photography)
- Crush (2001) ... (director of photography)
- Into the Woods (2000) ... (director of photography)
- Listening to Fear (2000) ... (director of photography)
 1995 Courthouse (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Child Support (1995)
 1995 Her Hidden Truth (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1995 Her Deadly Rival (TV Movie) (director of photography - as Michael E. Gershman)
 1995 Follow the River (TV Movie) (as Michael E. Gershman)
 1994 XXX's & OOO's (TV Movie)
 1993 Moon Over Miami (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- Quiero Vivir (1993) ... (director of photography - as Michael E. Gershman)
 1991 Wild Texas Wind (TV Movie) (director of photography - as Michael E. Gershman)
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Alternate Names:

Michael E. Gershman | Mike Gershman

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