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Bruce Surtees

Cinematographer

Born - 27 July 1937, Los Angeles, California, USA
Died - 23 February 2012

The son of another distinguished cinematographer, Robert Surtees (1916-1985), bespectacled Bruce Surtees, a specialist in atmospheric, low-key lighting, worked with Don Siegel and Clint Eastwood on many of their best-known films. Opening his account with The Beguiled (1970), he also shot, among many others, Play 'Misty' for Me (1971), Dirty Harry (1971), The Outfit (1973), Lenny (1974), The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976), Big Wednesday (1978) Escape from Alcatraz (1979), Honkytonk Man (1982), Pale Rider (1985), The Super (1991), The Substitute (1996) and Joshua (2002), his last.