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Oliver Stapleton, BSC, has worked with a wide array of critically acclaimed filmmakers to make some of the UK & Hollywood's best stories. His career spans decades, with a diverse slate of films from "My Beautiful Laundrette" in 1984, to Michael Hoffman's "Dear Mr Vidal" in 2018. Oliver's collaborations with directors like Lasse Hallström and ... See full bio »

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Known For

My Beautiful Laundrette Cinematographer
The Grifters Cinematographer
The Cider House Rules Cinematographer
The Proposal Cinematographer


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 2020 Our Love is Here to Stay (Short)
 2016/III The Comedian (director of photography)
 2015 Hot Pursuit
 2015/I Unfinished Business (director of photography)
 2011/I Will
 2010 Unthinkable (director of photography)
 2009/I The Proposal (director of photography)
 2007 The Water Horse (director of photography)
 2006 The Hoax (director of photography)
 2005 Casanova (director of photography)
 2005 An Unfinished Life (director of photography)
 2003 Cheeky
 2003 Ned Kelly
 2002 Best of Bowie (Video documentary) (video "Blue Jean")
 2001 The Shipping News (director of photography)
 2001 Buffalo Soldiers (director of photography)
 2001 Birthday Girl
 2000 Pay It Forward (director of photography)
 2000 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Journey of Radiance (Video) (director of photography)
 1999 The Cider House Rules (director of photography)
 1999 A Midsummer Night's Dream (director of photography)
 1997 The Designated Mourner (director of photography)
 1996 One Fine Day
 1996 Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1996 Kansas City
 1996 The Van (director of photography)
 1995 Restoration
 1995 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1993 Look Who's Talking Now (director of photography)
 1993 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1991-1993 Screen Two (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Snapper (1993)
- Heading Home (1991)
 1992/I Hero (director of photography)
 1990 The Grifters
 1989 She-Devil (director of photography)
 1989 Cookie
 1989 Danny the Champion of the World (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1988 Earth Girls Are Easy (director of photography)
 1983-1988 The Comic Strip Presents (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Private Enterprise (1986) ... (lighting cameraman)
- "Consuela" (Or 'The New Mrs Saunders') (1986) ... (lighting cameraman)
- Slags (1984)
- Eddie Monsoon, a Life (1984) ... (lighting cameraman)
 1987 Aria (segment "Rigoletto")
 1986 Ish: You're My Only Lover (Short)
 1986 Absolute Beginners (director of photography)
 1985 A-Ha: Take on Me (Music Video)
 1985 My Beautiful Laundrette (photographed by)
 1984 Billy Rankin: Baby Come Back (TV Special)
 1984 Lindsey Buckingham: Go Insane (Music Video) (director of photography)
 1984 Jazzin' for Blue Jean (Video short)
 1983 ABC Mantrap
 1982 Oral History (director of photography)
 1982 The Rupert Bear Story: A Tribute to Alfred Bestall (TV Movie documentary) (photography)
 1982 The Secret Policeman's Other Ball (Documentary)
 1981 Out of Order (Short)
 1981 The Comic Strip (TV Movie)
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