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Filmmaker, James Mathers began his career in the entertainment industry as a child actor appearing as "Jimmy Mathers" in many films and TV series of the 1960s. Behind the lens professional work started after he attended film school and a wide variety of staff and freelance assignments led to a specialization in cinematography and the founding of ... See full bio »

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The U.S. vs. John Lennon Cinematographer
Brake Cinematographer


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  The Music Teacher (Short)
 2018 Clark (Short)
 2018/I Union (Short) (director of photography)
 2017 Never Let Go (Short)
 2017 The Patent Scam (Documentary) (segment "director of photography Black & White sequence")
 2016 Broken Links
 2012/I Brake
  Son of a Pitch (TV Series) (1 episode, 2011) (director of photography - 5 episodes)
- Y2K ... (director of photography)
- Werewolf in a Girls Dormitory ... (director of photography)
- Touchdown University ... (director of photography)
- The Cove 2 ... (director of photography)
 2011 Will to Live (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Line of Fire (2011)
 2011 The Chicago 8
 2010 Tranced
 2010 The Striking Truth 3D (Documentary)
 2010 Rockin' the Wall (Documentary)
 2009 How Bruce Lee Changed the World (TV Movie documentary)
 2009 Fatal Secrets
 2008 Waiting for Yvette (Short)
 2008 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- Alaskan Fishing (2008) ... (director of photography)
 2007 Dystopia (Short)
 2007 Six-Victor (Documentary short)
 2006 The Electric Company's Greatest Hits & Bits (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 The U.S. vs. John Lennon (Documentary) (director of photography)
 2005 Forest Lawn: The First Hundred Years (Video documentary)
 2005 Ricky Nelson Sings (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Beautiful Dreamer: Brian Wilson and the Story of 'Smile' (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 2003 In the Name of Heaven (TV Movie documentary) (director of photography)
 2003 Last Night with Angel (Short)
 2003 Ghost Dog: A Detective Tail (TV Movie)
 2002 Gilda Radner's Greatest Moments (TV Special) (director of photography)
 2002 Trapped: Buried Alive (TV Movie)
 2001 North Hollywood (TV Movie)
 2000 Intrepid (director of photography)
 2000 St. Patrick: The Irish Legend (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1998 What Are You Doing Tonight? (TV Movie)
 1997 Curse of the ShadowBorg (Video)
 1997 Hey, Hey, It's the Monkees (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1996 Hypernauts (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Icebound (1996)
- The Star Ranger (1996)
- First Contact (1996)
 1994 The Other Man
 1993 Snapdragon
 1993 L.A. Goddess
 1993 Wild Cactus
 1992 Play Nice
 1992 House IV (Video)
 1991 Legal Tender
 1991 Rock 'n' Roll High School Forever (director of photography)
 1991 Last Call
 1990 Syngenor
 1990 Night Eyes
 1990 Down the Drain (director of photography)
 1987 Outlaw Force
 1987 Take Two
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Jimmy Mathers | Jim Mathers | Sheamus James Mathers


Charlene Rodriguez Mathers  (3 children)

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