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Billy MacTavish

Billy MacTavish's first film was shot and edited on Super 8mm film, in the fall of 1978, as an extra credit project for his 5th Grade english class. He built both full sized sets and models for this production taking over the family garage as his soundstage. With no formal training, in addition to learning how to make physical contact edits, his ... See full bio »

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Arlington Road Camera and Electrical Department
Friday Night Lights Camera and Electrical Department
Rushmore Camera and Electrical Department
Lavender Man Camera and Electrical Department


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 2017/III The Ring (Short) (aerial photography)
 2012 The Preacher's Daughter (TV Movie) (head lighting technician)
 2011 Lavender Man (Short) (camera operator)
 2009 The Whisperers (key grip)
 2009 Mexican Gold (camera operator)
 2007 Cartel, 1882 (Video) (gaffer)
 2006 Mr. Hell (grip)
 2005 The Rain Makers (gaffer)
 2004 Friday Night Lights (grip)
 2003 Deadly Wordz (Video) (gaffer)
 2003 Schultze Gets the Blues (grip - as William MacTavish)
 2003 The Face of the Serpent (grip)
 2003 Where's the Party Yaar? (gaffer)
 2002 The Last Man Club (Short) (dolly grip)
 2002 Weather Extreme: Tornado (TV Movie documentary) (key grip)
 2002 Warning: Parental Advisory (TV Movie) (electrician - uncredited)
 2002 Space Station 3D (Documentary) (dolly grip)
 2001 The Way She Moves (TV Movie) (electrician)
 2000 A Fisherman's Lament (Short) (key grip)
 2000 Inside the Space Station (TV Movie documentary) (key grip)
 2000 Laughing Boy (gaffer)
 2000 Where the Heart Is (electrician - uncredited)
 2000 King of the World (TV Movie) (electrician)
 1999 Arlington Road (electrician - as William MacTavish)
 1998 The Faculty (under water - uncredited)
 1998 Rushmore (electrician - as W.K. MacTavish II)
 1997 Breast Men (TV Movie) (grip - uncredited)
 1997 RocketMan (electrician)
 1997 Prithvi (best boy grip)
 1993 The Trust (electrician)
 1992 Trial: The Price of Passion (TV Movie) (electrician)
 1992 The Turning (best boy grip - as Billy Mactavish)
Show Show Cinematographer (10 credits)
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Show Show Visual effects (2 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Blue Eyes: Behind the Scenes (2006) Director/Cinematographer Blue Tears: Short (2006) Cinematographer

Alternate Names:

W.K. MacTavish II | William MacTavish | Billy Mactavish

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