Michael Seresin

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Michael Seresin
Born (1942-07-17) 17 July 1942 (age 75)
Wellington, New Zealand
Occupation Cinematographer

Michael Stephen Seresin, ONZM BSC, (born 17 July 1942) is a New Zealand cinematographer, best known for several collaborations with the British director Alan Parker. As a film director, Seresin directed Homeboy, starring and written by Mickey Rourke.

In addition to his work in film, Seresin is a winemaker, having founded Seresin Estate in Marlborough in 1992.[1]

He is the son of Harry Seresin (1919-1994), who was a key figure in the hospitality and café scene in Wellington.[2]

In the 2009 New Year Honours, Seresin was appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit, for services to the film and wine industries.[3]

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  1. ^ Arnold, Eric, Wine Spectator (10 July 2006). "Wine Talk: Michael Seresin". 
  2. ^ "NZ Life & Leisure - The Marlborough Man". 
  3. ^ "New Year honours list 2009". Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. 31 December 2008. Retrieved 17 December 2017. 
  4. ^ "Cinematography in 2000". BAFTA Awards. Retrieved 6 June 2017. 
  5. ^ "Plus Camerimage 2007". Camerimage International Film Festival. Retrieved 6 June 2017. 

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