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Hanania Baer

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Cinematography (feature film)

Just 45 Minutes From Broadway (2012)
The only place Pandora Isaacs has ever felt truly safe and entirely at home is on a stage. Stinging from a recent break-up, she retreats to the safety of her parents' ramshackle upstate country house - just 45 minutes from Broadway - where her non-theatrical sister and her sister's non-Jewish fiance
Queen of the Lot (2010)
An electronic ankle bracelet and being under house arrest isn''t about to stop up-and-coming actress Maggie Chase from the two things she craves the most: real fame and true love. With more "Google points" than her Iowa hometown, but far less than Angelina Jolie, Maggie is desperate to claw her way off the B-list of action/adventure pictures and into major movie stardom. With a team of handlers to spin her recent drunk driving arrests into tabloid gold and bad-boy movie star boyfriend Dov Lambert on her arm, Maggie''s star is on the rise. Things get complicated when a trip home to meet Dov''s legendary family introduces Maggie to the world of Hollywood Royalty and to her boyfriend''s brother Aaron Lambert, the black sheep of the family, a failed writer who can actually see who Maggie really is behind her ingénue facade, but who has dark secrets of his own.
Irene in Time (2009)
A look at the complex relationships between fathers and daughters and the consequences - years later - on the grown women's relationships to the men in their lives.
Christmas Carol: The Musical, A (2004) as Director Of Photography
Musical adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale "A Christmas Carol" based on the Madison Square Garden staging.
Vegas City of Dreams (2002) as Director Of Photography
When Gabrielle Garrett fails to make it home for a Las Vegas Christmas Eve reunion with her father and three sisters, her family is very concerned; soon thereafter, her dead body is found in Lake Mead. Ruled a suicide by the coroner, and with their father Dylan in the the hospital suffering a heart
Summer in Ivye (2001)
Chronicles the transformation of a rural ex-Soviet village after the arrival of an international theater troupe.
Festival in Cannes (1999) as Director Of Photography
A behind-the-scenes-look at the flamboyant madness surrounding the Cannes Film Festival, the world''s premiere film event. The luxurious gathering serves as a backdrop to the desperate, needy, funny, alternately glamorous and duplicitous world of the international movie business.
Prince, The (1998) as Director Of Photography
Based on the classic Machiavelli novel "The Prince." Machiavelli once said: "It is safer to be feared than loved."
Bug Buster (1998) as Director Of Photography
When Shannon Griffin and her family move to the idyllic town of Mountview to get away from the pressures of city life, urban stress becomes the least of their problems. Several townspeople are found dead - their bodies infested by a strange form of insect larva. Shannon must trace the creatures to t
Deep Family Secrets (1997) as Director Of Photography
A woman, who is determined to prove her father innocent of the murder of her mother, discovers hidden family secrets. Inspired by actual events.
Deja Vu (1997) as Director Of Photography
Dana, a young American woman traveling on business in Jerusalem meets a mysterious older French woman with whom she has an instant rapport and who shares a fascinating story of lost love. When the French woman abruptly exits and leaves behind an antique ruby pin, Dana reschedules her trip to Paris to meet her fiance and instead searches for the French woman. Clues lead her to the English coastal town of Dover where she finds herself inexplicably drawn to an enigmatic, married painter. It is there that circumstances conspire to force them to fulfill their fate.
Follow Your Heart (1997) as Director Of Photography
An eight year old girl, Taylor, loses her mother to cancer. Her mother's last wish is that her daughter one day marry for love, finding that 'special magical person' like her own late husband. Some twenty years later, Taylor's life is in turmoil. She has no love life, no money and no job--having bee
Last Summer in the Hamptons (1995) as Director Of Photography
Three generations of a large and brilliant theatrical clan spend each summer at their sprawling family home rehearsing and staging a new production that they then perform for an exclusive audience at season''s end. This year the play is Chekhov''s "The Seagull" and, oddly enough, the family finds itself in a Chekhovian drama of its own when, due to economic circumstances, they are forced to sell their decades-old family retreat. On the last weekend of their last summer together, the family, led by matriarch Helena, is visited by Oona, a rising Hollywood film star who is fleeing fame and fortune in pursuit of a higher artistic purpose. Undeterred by her own lack of theatrical credentials, Oona nonetheless proves that she has "a method" of her own--both onstage and off-and slowly wreaks havoc on the illustrious, insular, and sometimes insane assemblage of actors, directors, and playwrights who comprise this extraordinary gathering of family and friends.
Dark Tide (1994) as Director Of Photography
While collecting deadly sea snakes for a research company, two deep sea divers are trapped in a web of fatal passion on a remote island.
Babyfever (1994) as Director Of Photography
A young woman is torn between her steady boyfriend and a dynamic old flame who suddenly reappears in her life. Thinking she must be pregnant and wrestling with security versus erotic appeal, she reluctantly arrives at a friend's baby shower where she encounters a diverse group of women in their thir
Storybook (1994) as Director Of Photography
When eight-year-old Brandon believes in something, nothing will change his mind. That's the kind of faith he needs, when he finds a magical storybook and crosses over, with his dog Leo, into enchanted Storyland. Brandon soon learns that the only way for him to return home is to save the Kingdom from
Chuppa: The Wedding Canopy (1993) as Cinematographer
A love story and enduring family saga is shown through this tale of Holocaust survivors in which a Jewish couple finally weds half a century after they met and got engaged.
Body Language (1992) as Director Of Photography
A recent management training graduate finds her success and happiness threatened when she becomes the target of her newly hired secretary, an obsessed, deranged woman intent on taking over her identity and her life.
Venice/Venice (1992) as Director Of Photography
The story of an American director in Venice, and his love for a female journalist.
Battling for Baby (1992) as Director Of Photography
Two grandmothers, estranged girlhood friends, battle for the love of their first grandchild.
Ernest Scared Stupid (1991) as Director Of Photography
On the day before Halloween, Ernest releases a 200-year-old troll. Then, he must spend the next day and a half trying to destroy it before it takes all the children in the town.
Rescue Me (1991) as Director Of Photography
A coming-of-age action comedy about a 17-year-old angst-filled teenager with a consuming passion--winning the affections of the most popular girl in school. When she's kidnapped by two hapless hoods, the smitten youth sets out to rescue her by enlisting the aid of a down-on-his-luck Vietnam vet.
Murder in Paradise (1990) as Director Of Photography
A burned-out New York policeman whose wife is killed by a psychotic serial killer. Unable to solve the case, he seeks refuge in Hawaii, only to become embroiled in a serial murder case that appears to be identical to his last case in New York City.
Diving In (1990) as Director Of Photography
A teenage diver with a fear of heights falls in love and regains his courage.
Eating (1990) as Director Of Photography
A group of women gather for the birthday party of a friend and discuss their lives and associations with food.
Leona Helmsley: The Queen Of Mean (1990) as Director Of Photography
A television movie based on the life of real-estate entrepreneur Leona Helmsley, from the early 1950s until 1989.
Seven Hours To Judgement (1988) as Director Of Photography
A woman is murdered but a judge does not have the evidence to prove the guilt of the punks who committed the crime. In retaliation the husband of the murder victim kidnaps the judge's wife.
Elvira: Mistress Of The Dark (1988) as Director Of Photography
Elvira the vampiress travels to a New England town to take over a mansion she has inherited.
King of Love, The (1987) as Director Of Photography
A media magnate builds a publishing empire based on sexual and political freedom but, as a powerful and controversial figure of the Kennedy era, becomes a prisoner of his desires for revenge and power.
Masters Of The Universe (1987) as Director Of Photography
He-Man is engaged in an intergalactic battle for the control of the universe with the evil Skeletor. Skeletor intends to conquer the ravaged planet Eternia, the once Utopian state that is ruled by the Sorceress of Greyskull Castle. When the dwarf Gwildor performs some magic, He-Man and Skeletor are
Strange Voices (1987) as Director Of Photography
A television movie about a young woman whose family life is shattered when she is suddenly discovered to be schizophrenic.
Poker Alice (1987) as Director Of Photography
A Bible-reading woman with a knack for playing cards unexpectedly wins a whorehouse in a poker game. With the aid of her cousin and a friendly bounty hunter, the lady assumes the role of "madame", putting her in conflict with the town's citizens and a rival brothel-owner, who happens to be the town'
Assassination (1987) as Director Of Photography
The presidential bodyguard, Jay Killion, is assigned to guard the first lady during the inauguration of her newly elected husband. The iconoclastic first lady initially balks at Killion's traditional, methodical procedures. But when several attempts are made on her life, she begins to trust his inst
Samaritan: The Mitch Snyder Story (1986) as Director Of Photography
Martin Sheen plays social activist Mitch Snyder, who has made a name for himself in the '80s through his tireless struggle bringing the plight of the homeless to the nation's attention -- often through well-publicized hunger strikes in the shadow of The White House. Cicely Tyson is a toothless bag l
Bad Guys (1986) as Director Of Photography
Prince of Bel Air (1986) as Director Of Photography
A charming, perennially boyish poolman whose prowess with women is legendary among his single friends, begins to question his pleasure-seeking lifestyle after he falls in love with a beautiful, self-assured conceptual artist.
Brotherhood of Justice (1986) as Director Of Photography
A group of teenaged high-achievers form a secret society to rid their high school of drugs, violence, and vandalism. But when their vigilante tactics prove to be as deplorable as the evils they are trying to stamp out, their leader is faced with a life or death choice.
American Ninja (1985) as Director Of Photography
An American soldier, stationed in the Philippines and well-versed in the martial arts, goes up against the ninja-trained army of a vicious arms dealer.
Maria's Lovers (1985) as Director Of Photography 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
A World War II soldier returns home to his Pennsylvania town with deep psychological wounds from his incarceration at a Japanese POW camp. Trying to put his life back together, he finds his childhood sweetheart in the arms of another solider and his own father scheming to keep him away from her.
Breakin' 2 Electric Boogaloo (1985) as Director Of Photography
Always (1985) as Director Of Photography
Roman Behemshechim (1985) as Director Of Photography
Obsessed with a Married Woman (1985) as Director Of Photography
In this romantic slush dealing with role reversal, glib young writer Tim Matheson finds himself quite willingly a male "mistress" to the sleek, very beautiful, but very married Jane Seymour, his magazine editor boss.
Night Patrol (1984) as Director Of Photography
Cartier Affair, The (1984) as Director Of Photography
A pair of unlikely lovers -- a TV love goddess and an ex-con -- join forces to recover a fortune in stolen jewels that an underworld kingpin, operating out of prison, wants for himself. A light-hearted caper, it provided Joan Collins with a chance to spoof her own TV image and to wear a parade of co
Breakin' (1984) as Director Of Photography
Three struggling dancers create a dazzling break-dancing act.
Ninja III--The Domination (1984) as Director Of Photography
An evil ninja arrives from Japan and wreaks havoc on a golf course until the police pump him full of bullets in a sandtrap. With his last energy, he throws a smoke bomb and under its cover crawls into a phone company van driven by pretty telephone lineperson and aerobics instructor Christie. As he dies there, his soul possesses her body, much to the consternation of her boy friend, cop Secord. She periodically uses exotic Eastern skills to slaughter the evil ninja''s foes until good ninja Yamada comes to her rescue.
Killer in the Family, A (1983) as Director Of Photography
Robert Mitchum is the real-life Gary Tison who, in 1978, was sprung from Arizona State Prison by his teenage sons, along with vicious fellow inmate, Stuart Margolin, and then leads them on a murderous spree across the Southwest.
Echoes (1983) as Director Of Photography
An artist is being driven to distraction by recurring nightmares about someone trying to kill him. When a psychic tells him that a brother from a past life is appearing to him in his dreams, he must confront his past to save his current life.
Choices (1981) as Director Of Photography
A high school student loves to play football. When the school doctor tests him and finds that he is partially deaf, the boy is no longer allowed to play on the team. The young man hides his feelings, pretending that he is unaffected by the disappointment, and adopts a disinterested attitude that lea
Alligator (1980) as Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
Ramon was flushed down into the sewers of Chicago when he was a baby alligator, and now he is a 32-foot-long monster who eats both animals and people. For the last twelve years Ramon has lived in the sewers, he is angry, and out for revenge. The only person who knows about Ramon is detective David M
Dracula Sucks (1979) as Director Of Photography
The vampire Count Dracula drinks the blood of virgins each night. His assistant Renfield is helping him with his seduction of Mina, who Dracula wants to turn into one of the undead, but they are hampered by Dr. Van Helsing who knows what they are trying to do.

Producer (feature film)

Chuppa: The Wedding Canopy (1993) as Co-Producer
A love story and enduring family saga is shown through this tale of Holocaust survivors in which a Jewish couple finally weds half a century after they met and got engaged.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

New Year's Day (1989) as Additional Photography
A man in a mid-life crisis decides to depart Los Angeles and start life anew in New York City, but when he arrives at his apartment he discovers it's been sublet to two attractive young women.
Revenge Of The Ninja (1983) as Additional Photography

Cinematography (special)

Moe's World (1992) as Director Of Photography
The spirit of a deceased 11-year-old boy acts as the guardian of his family and friends in the working-class neighborhood he left behind.
Please God, I'm Only 17 (1992) as Director Of Photography
A "CBS Schoolbreak Special" about a teenage boy facing death after a car accident and his sudden appreciation of life.
But He Loves Me (1991) as Director Of Photography
A "CBS Schoolbreak Special" about a teenage girl who falls in love with the most popular boy in school and then discovers that he is abusive and violent.
Enemy Among Us, An (1987) as Director Of Photography
A drama about the dilemma of a teen-ager and his family when he is exposed to the dreaded disease AIDS. Originally intended as a "CBS Schoolbreak Special," but shown in primetime instead.
Between Two Loves (1982) as Director Of Photography
The story of Susan Adams, a gifted violinist who is torn between two loves as she competes against her boyfriend for a much desired music scholarship. Broadcast as a segment of the "ABC Afterschool Specials" series.
Wave, The (1981) as Director Of Photography
A drama, based on a true story, about a high school experiment in mind control. When asked by his students to explain how Germany willingly went along with Nazism, and ignored the slaughter around them, Burt Ross, the teacher, designs for his students a psychological game based on a strict code of b

Cinematography (TV Mini-Series)

Kid Who Loved Christmas, The (1990) as Director Of Photography
Friendship in Vienna, A (1988) as Director Of Photography

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