Arthur Jafa was born on November 30, 1960 in Tupelo, Mississippi, USA. He is known for his work on Daughters of the Dust (1991), Eyes Wide Shut (1999) and Just Married (2003). See full bio »
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Known For

Daughters of the Dust
Daughters of the Dust Cinematographer
(1991)
Eyes Wide Shut
Eyes Wide Shut Camera and Electrical Department
(1999)
Just Married
Just Married Camera and Electrical Department
(2003)
Malcolm X
Malcolm X Camera and Electrical Department
(1992)

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 2017 Happy Birthday, Marsha! (Short)
 2017 Apex (Short)
 2016 Solange: Cranes in the Sky (Video short)
 2014 Killing Me Softly: The Roberta Flack Story (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 2014 Florida Water
 2014 Dreams Are Colder Than Death (Documentary)
 2013 The Start Up (TV Movie)
 2013 Nine for IX (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Venus vs. (2013)
 2013 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2012 Roomieloverfriends (TV Series)
 2012 Shadows of Liberty (Documentary)
 2009 Meet the Eye (Short)
 2007 AfterLife (Short)
 2004 Conakry Kas (Documentary)
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2003 Bamako Sigi-Kan (Documentary)
 2002 I Am Ali (Short)
 1991-2001 American Experience (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind (2001) ... (as Arthur Jafa Fielder)
 1996 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1995 Rouch in Reverse (Documentary)
 1994 Crooklyn
 1994 The Darker Side of Black (Documentary)
 1993 Seven Songs for Malcolm X (Documentary)
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A.J. Fielder | Arthur Jafa Fielder | Arthur Jaffa
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