David Samuelson

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David
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Samuelson
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Interview Number: 
218
Interview Date(s): 
24 Sep 1991
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David Samuelson was a  British cameraman who,  with his brothers Sidney and Michael ran the Samuelson Film Service Ltd . It  became the largest film equipment servicing company in the world, Samuelson shot the BAFTA-winning documentary Goal! The World Cup (1966). In 2005 he  was awarded a technical Oscar for engineering and developing the Louma Camera Crane and remote control system for film production.In 2006, he received Camerimage Special Award for Innovative Achievements in Motion Picture.