Max Samett was born in November 1928 in Pancras, London, England as Max Robin Samett. He is known for his work on The Onedin Line (1971), A Horseman Riding By (1978) and Blake's 7 (1978). See full bio »

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in Pancras, London, England, UK

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Known For

The Onedin Line Camera and Electrical Department
(1972-1974)
A Horseman Riding By Camera and Electrical Department
(1978)
Blake's 7 Camera and Electrical Department
(1979)
Hi-de-Hi! Camera and Electrical Department
(1981-1988)

Filmography

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  'Allo 'Allo! (TV Series) (film cameraman - 21 episodes, 1984 - 1987) (film lighting cameraman - 8 episodes, 1989)
- Rising to the Occasion (1989) ... (film lighting cameraman)
- Crabtree's Podgeon Pist (1989) ... (film lighting cameraman)
- The Crooked Fences (1989) ... (film lighting cameraman)
- The Airmen De-Nicked (1989) ... (film lighting cameraman)
- The Nicked Airmen (1989) ... (film lighting cameraman)
 1988 You Rang, M'Lord? (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1988) ... (film cameraman)
 1981-1988 Hi-de-Hi! (TV Series) (film cameraman - 57 episodes)
- The Wind of Change (1988) ... (film cameraman)
- Wedding Bells (1988) ... (film cameraman)
- Let Them Eat Cake (1988) ... (film cameraman)
- The Perils of Peggy (1988) ... (film cameraman)
- Marry Go Round (1988) ... (film cameraman)
 1987 Micro Live (TV Series documentary) (film camera - 1 episode)
- Final Episode (1987) ... (film camera)
 1985 Grange Hill (TV Series) (film camera - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.18 (1985) ... (film camera)
 1984 Yes Minister (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- Party Games (1984) ... (film cameraman)
 1984 Maths Counts (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- Drawing the Line (1984) ... (film cameraman - as Max Sammett)
 1983 The Crystal Cube (TV Short) (camera operator)
 1982-1983 Last of the Summer Wine (TV Series) (film cameraman - 7 episodes)
- The Arts of Concealment (1983) ... (film cameraman)
- The Three Astaires (1983) ... (film cameraman)
- Cheering Up Ludovic (1983) ... (film cameraman)
- The Waist Land (1983) ... (film cameraman)
- The White Man's Grave (1983) ... (film cameraman)
 1982 Turns (TV Series documentary) (camera operator)
 1982 Open All Hours (TV Series) (film cameraman - 6 episodes)
- The Cool Cocoa Tin Lid (1982) ... (film cameraman)
- The Man from Down Under (1982) ... (film cameraman)
- How to Ignite Your Errand Boy (1982) ... (film cameraman)
- Duet for Solo Bicycle (1982) ... (film cameraman)
- The Ginger Men (1982) ... (film cameraman)
 1974-1981 It Ain't Half Hot Mum (TV Series) (film camera - 18 episodes)
- Gloria's Finest Hour (1981) ... (film camera)
- Star Commandos (1980) ... (film camera)
- Dog in the Manger (1980) ... (film camera)
- That's Entertainment? (1980) ... (film camera)
- Puddings from Heaven (1977) ... (film camera)
 1971-1980 Doctor Who (TV Series) (film cameraman - 14 episodes)
- Full Circle: Part One (1980) ... (film cameraman)
- The Hand of Fear: Part Four (1976) ... (film cameraman)
- The Hand of Fear: Part Three (1976) ... (film cameraman)
- The Hand of Fear: Part Two (1976) ... (film cameraman)
- The Hand of Fear: Part One (1976) ... (film cameraman)
 1980 Oh Happy Band (TV Series) (film cameraman - 3 episodes)
- A Song in the Air (1980) ... (film cameraman)
- Home Cure (1980) ... (film cameraman)
- Let Bygones Be Bygones (1980) ... (film cameraman)
 1980 Spy! (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- John Vassall (1980) ... (film cameraman)
  Blake's 7 (TV Series) (film cameraman - 4 episodes, 1979) (film camera - 3 episodes, 1979)
- Star One (1979) ... (film cameraman)
- The Keeper (1979) ... (film cameraman)
- Gambit (1979) ... (film cameraman)
- Voice from the Past (1979) ... (film camera)
- Countdown (1979) ... (film camera)
 1978 A Horseman Riding By (TV Series) (film cameraman - 12 episodes)
- 1919: The Old and the New (1978) ... (film cameraman)
- 1918: The Service (1978) ... (film cameraman)
- 1917: The Bad Season (1978) ... (film cameraman)
- 1915: Death of a Hero (1978) ... (film cameraman)
- 1914: Call to Arms (1978) ... (film cameraman)
  Who Pays the Ferryman? (TV Mini-Series) (camera operator - 6 episodes, 1977) (film camera - 1 episode, 1977) (film cameraman - 1 episode, 1977)
- The Daughters of Themis (1977) ... (film camera)
- A River to Cross (1977) ... (camera operator)
- The Well (1977) ... (camera operator)
- Receive the Light (1977) ... (camera operator)
- A Dead Man to Carry My Cross (1977) ... (film cameraman)
 1977 Citizen Smith (TV Series) (film cameraman - 7 episodes)
- But Is It Art? (1977) ... (film cameraman)
- The Path of True Love (1977) ... (film cameraman)
- The Hostage (1977) ... (film cameraman)
- The Weekend (1977) ... (film cameraman)
- Abide with Me (1977) ... (film cameraman)
 1975 Panorama (TV Series documentary) (camera - 1 episode)
- The Devolution Debate Part 1 (1975) ... (camera)
 1975 Barlow (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- Asylum (1975) ... (film cameraman)
 1974 Rogue's Rock (TV Series) (film camera - 1 episode)
- Raising the Wind (1974) ... (film camera)
  The Onedin Line (TV Series) (film camera - 30 episodes, 1972 - 1974) (film cameraman - 1 episode, 1972)
- The Passenger (1974) ... (film camera)
- Port Out, Starboard Home (1974) ... (film camera)
- The Silver Caddy (1974) ... (film camera)
- Over the Horizon (1974) ... (film camera)
- A Proposal of Marriage (1973) ... (film camera)
  Sykes (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode, 1972) (camera operator - 1 episode, 1972)
- Café (1972) ... (film cameraman - as Max Sammet)
- Lodger (1972) ... (camera operator - as Max Sammet)
 1972 The Lotus Eaters (TV Series) (camera operator)
 1971 Mogul (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- Pie in the Sea: Part 1 (1971) ... (film cameraman)
  Paul Temple (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode, 1971) (film camera - 1 episode, 1969)
- Winner Take All (1971) ... (camera operator)
- There Must Be a Mr. X (1969) ... (film camera)
 1971 Doomwatch (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- By the Pricking of My Thumbs... (1971) ... (film cameraman)
 1970 Steptoe and Son (TV Series) (film camera - 7 episodes)
- Cuckoo in the Nest (1970) ... (film camera)
- Pot Black (1970) ... (film camera)
- T.B. or Not T.B.? (1970) ... (film camera)
- Steptoe and Son - and Son! (1970) ... (film camera)
- Any Old Iron? (1970) ... (film camera)
 1970 The Goodies (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- Radio Goodies (1970) ... (film cameraman)
  Z Cars (TV Series) (film camera - 1 episode, 1970) (film cameraman - 1 episode, 1969)
- A Lot of Fuss for Fifteen Quid: Part 1 (1970) ... (film camera)
- Two for the Record: Part 1 (1969) ... (film cameraman)
 1969 Monty Python's Flying Circus (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Man's Crisis of Identity in the Latter Half of the 20th Century (1969) ... (camera operator - as Max Sammett)
 1969 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series) (film cameraman - 1 episode)
- Up Pompeii! (1969) ... (film cameraman)
 1969 Up Pompeii! (TV Series) (film camera - 1 episode)
- Up Pompeii! (1969) ... (film camera)
 1949 Boys in Brown (clapper loader - uncredited)
 1947 The End of the River (assistant camera - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Max Sammet | Max Sammett | Ma Sammett
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Member of the Guild of British Camera Technicians (GBCT).

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