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Judy Irola (1943–2021)

Judy Irola was born on November 23, 1943 in Fresno, California, USA as Judith Carol Irola. She is known for her work on An Ambush of Ghosts (1993), Niger '66: A Peace Corps Diary (2010) and American Playhouse (1980). She died on February 22, 2021. See full bio »


(age 77)

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Known For

An Ambush of Ghosts Cinematographer
American Playhouse Cinematographer
Seven Minutes in Heaven Camera and Electrical Department


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 2003 R3 (Documentary)
 2000 Eban and Charley (director of photography)
 2000 The Gold Cup
 1998 The Faithful Revoluton: Vatican II (TV Mini Series documentary)
 1996 The Glamorous World of the Adlon Hotel (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Grandfather Sky (TV Movie documentary)
 1993 Gregory K (TV Movie)
 1991 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series short) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- Lies of the Heart (1991) ... (director of photography)
 1990 Yuma Crossing
 1990 Antigone/Rites of Passion (architecture locations)
 1989 Wilfrid's Special Christmas (TV Movie)
 1988 Calling the Shots (Documentary)
 1981-1987 Nova (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
 1986 Working Girls (director of photography)
 1986 Dead End Kids
 1984 The Business of America... (Documentary)
 1982 Artists at Work (Documentary short)
 1982 American Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Seguin (1982)
 1981 Fundi: The Story of Ella Baker (Documentary)
 1981 The Willmar 8 (Documentary)
 1980 Rebel Earth (Documentary) (cinematography by)
 1980 Survivor (Documentary short)
 1979 A Plague on Our Children (Documentary)
 1979 The Wobblies (Documentary)
 1979 A Bird for All Seasons (Short)
 1977 The Yellow Wallpaper (Short) (director of cinematography)
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Inducted as a member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC)

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