John Jopson

John Jopson

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Charles Jopson (born October 17, 1954) is a film director, screenwriter, and cinematographer best known for the jazz film "One Night with Blue Note" and his music videos from the 1980s. John Charles Jopson began his film career in automobile racing, first in 1975 as a stringer filming Formula One races for United Press International's television news division (UPITN) in London. He then worked as cinematographer on the Italian Formula One movie "Speed Fever" (Formula Uno, Febbre della Velocita) in 1978, and directed the short film "Gasoline" featuring Mario Andretti' and Gilles Villeneuve. His racing footage was also used in the 1977 Al Pacino film Bobby Deerfield, and in 1979 Jopson won the Golden Quill Award for his eclectic short film "Mass Transit" based on Kraftwerk's 22 minute tome Autobahn.show more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Dict
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6135880705
  • 9786135880700