Barry Sonnenfeld

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  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Profession: Director, Producer, Cinematographer
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Fast Facts

  • Early work included serving as a cameraman for commercials and adult movies.
  • Career was launched as a cinematographer for the Coen brothers' 1984 film Blood Simple. Later shot the Coen films Raising Arizona (1987) and Miller's Crossing (1990).
  • Made big-screen directorial debut with1991's The Addams Family.
  • Pens a monthly column on electronic gadgets called Digital Man for Esquire Magazine.

Awards

  • 1986, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Cinematography: Nominee
  • 2008, Emmy — Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series: Winner

Relationships

  • Kelly Sonnenfeld — Mother
  • Susan Ringo — Wife
  • Chloe Sonnenfeld — Daughter
  • Sonny Sonnenfeld — Father

College

  • Attended New York University, New York, New York, United States; Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

Details

  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Profession: Director, Producer, Cinematographer