Gary Weis

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For the investigative journalist and author, see Gary Weiss. For the baseball player, see Gary Weiss (baseball).
Gary Weis
Born United States
Occupation Film director, television director

Gary Weis is a film and television director. He was a creator of short films for Saturday Night Live along with Albert Brooks and Tom Schiller.[1] Weis also directed the documentary 80 Blocks from Tiffany's.[2]

In the 1980s, he married Kathryn Ireland, a future decorator star of the Bravo reality-television series Million Dollar Decorators. Together, the two "conceptualized" music videos for Toto's "Without Your Love," The Bangles' "Walk Like an Egyptian", Paul Simon's "You Can Call Me Al" and others.[3] They have since divorced.[4]

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  1. ^ "Gary Weis". The New York Times. 
  2. ^ Phanor-Faury, Alexandra (October 25, 2010). "Director Gary Weis on His Influential, Long-Lost Doc '80 Blocks from Tiffany's'". BlackBook. 
  3. ^ Barrera, Sandra (May 28, 2011). "'Million Dollar Decorator' Kathryn Ireland Went from Film to Fabrics — See Her Santa Monica Home". Daily News. Los Angeles. Archived from the original on January 6, 2012. Retrieved January 6, 2012. 
  4. ^ "US style guru Kathryn Ireland's insight". July 19, 2008. Retrieved 23 September 2014. 
  5. ^ "Beach Boy's Special". The New York Times. 

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