David J. Schweitzer

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At the age of 12, David was developing and printing images in his tiny closet. Shooting with an 8mm movie camera, he created in-camera effects. His first job in the industry was as a bicycle messenger. Eventually progressing to an assistant camera on documentaries while working as an editing room apprentice. A music video pioneer having lensed the ... See full bio »

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Outer Range Camera and Electrical Department
Waco Camera and Electrical Department
End of the Road Camera and Electrical Department
Two Men in Town Camera and Electrical Department


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 2022/II End of the Road (Camera Operator: Second Unit) (completed)
  Outer Range (TV Series) (C Camera - 1 episode, 2022) (B Camera Operator - 1 episode, 2022) (B camera operator - 1 episode, 2022) (2nd Unit - 1 episode, 2022)
- The West (2022) ... (C Camera: 2nd unit)
- The Soil (2022) ... (B Camera Operator: daily)
- The Family (2022) ... (B camera operator: 2nd unit)
- The Land (2022) ... (2nd Unit)
 2021 MacGruber (TV Series) (C camera operator - 1 episode)
- Havencroft (2021) ... (C camera operator: daily)
 2019 Cliffs of Freedom (a camera day player) / (c camera operator)
  Waco (TV Mini Series) ("a" camera operator - 6 episodes, 2018) (B camera operator - 1 episode, 2018)
- Day 51 (2018) ... ("a" camera operator: second unit)
- Stalling for Time (2018) ... ("a" camera operator: second unit) / (B camera operator: daily)
- Of Milk and Men (2018) ... ("a" camera operator: second unit)
- Operation Showtime (2018) ... ("a" camera operator: second unit)
- The Strangers Across the Street (2018) ... ("a" camera operator: second unit - uncredited)
  T@gged (TV Series) (b cam operator - 7 episodes, 2017) (director of photography - 3 episodes, 2017) (b camera operator - 2 episodes, 2017) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2017) (B Cam Operator - 1 episode, 2017) (cinematographer 2nd unit - 1 episode, 2017) (B cam operator - 1 episode, 2017) (Director of Photography second unit - 1 episode, 2017) (a - camera - 1 episode, 2016)
- Snaked (2017) ... (camera operator)
- KingCobra (2017) ... (B Cam Operator) / (cinematographer 2nd unit)
- Control (2017) ... (B cam operator) / (Director of Photography second unit)
- Chemistry (2017) ... (b cam operator) / (director of photography: second unit)
- Confrontation (2017) ... (b camera operator)
 2017 Shot Caller (c camera operator)
 2016/I The Time That Remains (Short) (camera operator)
 2016/II Priceless (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2015 The Ridiculous 6 (a camera operator: second unit)
 2015 She Sings to the Stars (additional cinematographer: re-shoots)
 2015 Longmire (TV Series) (c camera operator - 1 episode)
- Down by the River (2015) ... (c camera operator)
 2015 Dirty Weekend (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2015 It's My Decision (Short) (camera operator)
 2014 Two Men in Town (camera operator)
 2014 The Signal (camera operator: "b" camera) / (director of photography: additional action unit) / (phantom camera operator)
 2013 Force of Execution (b camera operator) / (director of photography: action unit)
 2013 Zombiewood (Short) (camera operator)
 2011 Good Luck, Mr. Gorski (Short) (camera operator)
 2011 Baby Monitor (Short) (director of photography: inserts/second unit)
 2009 Agnes Day (Short) (camera operator)
 2009 You Pay for What You Pay For (Short) (camera operator)
 2009/II Bailout (Short) (camera operator)
 2008 Milagros (Short) (director of photography: second unit)
 2007 Lene Lovich: Live from New York at Studio 54 (Video) (camera operator)
 1998 Dweller in the Dark (special photography effects)
 1996 Robin Goodfellow (camera operator)
 1990 Chains of Gold (camera operator: "a" camera) / (director of photography: additional action unit)
 1985 The Purple Rose of Cairo (special photography effects - uncredited)
 1983 A Night in Heaven (camera apprentice - uncredited)
 1982 A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy (special photography effects - uncredited)
 1981 They All Laughed (daily 2nd assistant camera)
Show Show Cinematographer (30 credits)
Show Show Producer (13 credits)
Show Show Writer (9 credits)
Show Show Director (8 credits)
Show Show Editor (2 credits)
Show Show Special effects (1 credit)
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David Jean | David Jean Schweitzer | David Schweitzer

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