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Austin Dempster

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Cinematography (feature film)

Lucky Lady (1975) as Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
Walker and Kibby run a liquor smuggling operation in Mexico during Prohibition. They team up with Claire, a cabaret singer with connections to some nightclub owners. Things get complicated when Walker and Kibby both fall in love with Claire who can't decide which one she likes the best. But while th
Story of Jacob and Joseph, The (1974) as Director Of Photography (Joseph)
A biblical drama, in two parts -- the tale of Jacob and Esau and the legend of Joseph and his brothers -- told by director Michael Cacoyannis in his first TV movie.
Touch Of Class, A (1973) as Director Of Photography
A 1970s style romantic comedy. Steve is a philandering American businessman living in London, heavily inclined towards cheating his lovely wife Gloria. He meets divorced British fashion designer Vicki, and soon the two go on a secret holiday together in Spain. They rent a flat for their trysts -- and constant arguments -- in a seedy London building filled with prostitutes. A friend, Walter, tries to give Steve some good advice, but Steve won't listen until it's too late.
And No One Could Save Her (1973) as Director Of Photography
A middle-aged American heiress (Lee Remick in her TV-movie debut) frantically searches for her banker husband who boarded a plane for Ireland and then disappeared. This was the maiden film made for American TV by the Robert Stigwood Group, which evolved into RSO, producers of films like "Saturday Ni
The Little Ark (1972) as Director of Photography
During a flood, two children and their pets take refuge in an abandoned houseboat which comes loose and drifts out to sea. They are found and befriended by a fishing captain who is searching for survivors.
A Severed Head (1971) as Photography
When a woman leaves her husband for his best friend, it triggers a series of romantic unions and breakups.
Loot (1970) as Cinematographer
A nurse, her lover and his boyfriend hide the money from a bank job in her dead patient''''s coffin.
Loot (1970)
A nurse, her lover and his boyfriend hide the money from a bank job in her dead patient''''s coffin.
The Looking Glass War (1969) as Director of Photography
British Intelligence calls in a retired agent to investigate Soviet missiles near the German border.
Otley (1969) as Director of Photography
A petty crook finds himself mistaken for a murderer and a secret agent.
A Dandy in Aspic (1968) as Camera Operator
A double agent has to take out an enemy spy who''''s really himself.
Two for the Road (1967) as 2nd unit cam
A married couple''s relationship rises and falls during a series of European trips.
Bedazzled (1967) as Director of Photography
A short-order cook makes a deal with the Devil to win a beautiful waitress.
The Mikado (1967) as Camera
Judith (1966) as Camera Operator
Arabesque (1966) as Camera Operator
A university professor gets mixed up with international spies and a two-timing woman.
Kaleidoscope (1966) as Camera Operator
A pretty girl lures a luckless gambler into a dangerous poker game.
Return From the Ashes (1965) as Camera Operator
A gigolo marries a wealthy widow, seduces her stepdaughter and plots to kill them both.
The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1965) as Camera Operator
A classic car changes the lives of three sets of owners.
A Shot in the Dark (1964) as Camera Operator
Inspector Clouseau tries to clear a beautiful woman accused of shooting her husband.
The Long Ships (1964) as Camera Operator
Viking seamen battle a Moorish prince for possession of a golden bell.
The Victors (1963) as Camera Operator
Intercutting dramatic vignettes with newsreel footage, the story follows the characters from an infantry squad as they make their way from Sicily to Germany during the end of World War II.
In the Cool of the Day (1963) as 2nd unit photog
A man''s efforts to save his friend''s marriage lead to infidelity.
I Like Money (1962) as Camera Operator
Mr. Topaze (Peter Sellers) is an unassuming school teacher in an unassuming small French town who is honest to a fault. He is fired when he refuses to give a passing grade to a bad student, the grandson of a wealthy Baroness (Martita Hunt). Castel Benac (Herbert Lom), a government official who runs a crooked financial business on the side, is persuaded by his mistress, Suzy (Nadia Gray), a musical comedy actress, to hire Mr. Topaze as the front man for his business. Gradually, Topaze becomes a rapacious financier who sacrifices his honesty for success and, in a final stroke of business bravado, fires Benac and acquires Suzy in the deal. An old friend and colleague, Tamise (Michael Gough) questions him and tells Topaze that if what he now says and practices indicates there are no more honest men.
The War Lover (1962) as Camera Operator
A WWII bomber pilot succeeds at flying but the rest of his life isn''''t so under control.
Damn the Defiant! (1962) as Camera Operator
The crew of a British sailing ship threatens mutiny during the Napoleonic wars.
Murder She Said (1961) as Camera Operator
When nobody will believe she witnessed a murder, elderly sleuth Miss Marple takes a job as a maid to ferret out clues.
Five Golden Hours (1961) as Camera Operator
A con artist who fleeces wealthy widows falls for his latest mark.
The Grass Is Greener (1961) as Camera Operator
Impoverished aristocrats consider splitting up to pursue wealthy spouses.
A Touch of Larceny (1960) as Camera Operator
To better his lot, a British officer fakes his defection to the Russians so he can sue the press.
Tunes of Glory (1960) as Camera Operator
When a popular colonel loses a promotion, it sets the stage for conflict with his new superior officer.
Sink the Bismarck! (1960) as Camera Operator
Chronicles the breakout of the Bismark during the early days of World War Two. Seen both from the point of view of the many naval vessels on both sides and from the central headquarters of the British where the search for the super battleship was controlled.
The Mouse That Roared (1959) as Camera Operator
An impoverished nation declares war on the U.S. hoping to lose and score foreign aid.
Night Ambush (1958) as Camera Operator
Two British soldiers are assigned to kidnap a key Nazi commander.
Rooney (1958) as Camera Operator
John Gregson, Muriel Pavlow, Barry Fitzgerald, June Thorburn, Noel Purcell, Liam Redmond, Jack MacGowran. Unexpected things happen when an Irish garbageman moves in with a bedridden man who is being hounded by his grasping relatives
Let's Make Up (1956) as Camera Operator
A young entertainer, Carole Beaumont (Anna Neagle), is wooed by actor-producer Charles King (David Farrar) but, uncertain of her feelings, she resists his attentions. During an air raid, a bomb explosion rocks the cafe and Carole is knocked unconscious. In her confused state, fantasies flash through her mind, and she seems to become Nell Gwyn of Old Drury, with Charles King looking very much like King Charles. Recovering, she is advised by her doctor to take a rest in the country and, there,another beau, Albert Gutman (Peter Graves), prompts his grandmother, Lady Drayton (Helen Haye), to invite Carole to their family home at Windsor. She accepts and telephones Charles but hangs up when his phone is answered by a female voice. Looking out on Windsor Castle, she sees herself as the young Queen Victoria and Albert as Prince Albert. Influenced by her day-dream, she accepts Albert's proposal. Charles arrives to tell her that all arrangements are made for her to leave with him and the company for Burma, but she refuses saying she will never marry an actor. Barmaid Kate (Kathleen Harrison) tells Charles why Carole feels the way she does about actors: Carole's mother, Lillian Grey (Anna Neagle), was with a touring show in 1913 when the handsome star, John Beaumont (Errol Flynn) raised her from the chorus to be his partner in his first West End show. They were a success, fell in love and were married. But the war soon took Beau off to Flanders and Lillian was left to become a great star on her own. Carole was born in wartime, but saw little of her busy mother.
Raising a Riot (1955) as Camera Operator
The Beggar's Opera (1953) as Camera Operator
A jailed thief creates an opera based on his exploits.
Laughing Anne (1953) as Camera Operator
Night and the City (1950) as Camera Operator
A London hustler has ambitious plans that never work out.

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