Entered film at the age of 15 as a camera trainee with the Government Film Department. Paynter photographed a number of big-budget Hollywood productions from the late 1970s through the 80s.
Cast (Feature Film)
Cinematography (Feature Film)
Film Production - Main (Feature Film)
Misc. Crew (Feature Film)
Debut as cinematographer, "Hannibal Brooks"
Feature acting debut in speaking part, "Spies Like Us"