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Films and awards
1960 - 1961
2nd Cameraman & cameraman:
6 films for ''On Safari' tv-series (Armand & Michaela Denis)
Cameraman :
6 films for National Geographic Society lectures by Dr. L.S.B. Leakey and Dr. Jane Goodall

1962 - 1967
2nd Cameraman & cameraman :
- 'Jane Goodall and the Wild Chimpanzees' .
- 'Serengeti Diary' (National Geographic Society) Serengeti Stories
Cinematographer
- 'The Hidden World of Insects' 1966
(National Geographic Special for TV)
- 'Winged World' 1967 (National Geographic Special for TV)

1968 - 1999
Co-Producer & Chief cameraman
- 'Among the Wild Chimpanzees' 1984 2 Emmy Awards (Producer & cameraman) Kodak Prism Award (Cameraman)

Producer / Director& Cameraman
- 'The Wild Dogs of Africa' 2 Emmy Awards (Producer & Director) Golden Hugo (Producer) Golden Eagle (Producer) Atlanta Silver Star Producer)

Cinematographer
- 'Birds Do It, Bees Do It' 1974 - 'Monkeys, Apes & Man' 1971 (National Geographic Special for TV)
- 'The Baboons of Gombe' 2 Emmy Awards (Editing & sound mix)
- 'The Hyena Story'
- 'Lions of the Serengeti' ( British Academy Nomination for Producer)
- 'Stella and the Apes of Mount Assirik'
- 'People of the Forest' (see also under 35mm-Theatrical), 1965, 2 Emmy Awards (Producer & Research) Pacific
- 'Cheetahs, The Blood Brothers' , 1993
- 'African Wild Dogs, A Tale of Two Sisters'
- 'Cheetahs in the Land of Lions'
- 'Race for Life' (Wildebeest migration) Emmy nomination

- 'Cheetah Story' (TV) - 'Africa's Paradise of Thorns ' 1997 (TV)

Other Awards
- Bradford Eashburn Award (Museum of Sciences, Boston)
- George Foster Peabody 1992 , 'People of the Forest: The Chimps of Gombe'
- De Orde van de Gouden Ark 1992, (The Netherlands)
- Order of the United Republic of Tanzania (Tanzania)
- L'Ordre du Merit (Republic of Senegal)
- North Star Award (Jules Verne Film Festival, Paris)
- The Wildscreen Trust Panda Award for Outstanding Achievement "Outstanding Achievement Award given to mark a globally significant contribution to wildlife film-making, conservation and the publicís understanding of the environment" ( Wildscreen 2000, Bristol)
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35mm Theatrical Films
Producer / Director & Cameraman
- 'People of the Forest: The Chimps of Gombe' George Foster Peabody 1992
- 'The Leopard Son' Okomedia
- 'Serengeti Symphony'
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Executive Producer (* : films which include HvL's work as cameraman)
- 'Monkeys in the Mist'
- 'Islands in the African Sky'
- The Golden Family'
- 'Climbing Kilimanjaro'
- 2 x Lions (Discovery)
- Cheetahs
* 'Wings over the Serengeti'
* 'In the Wildest Africa'
* "Born to run'
* 'The Weavers Tale'
* 'A Tall Story'
* 'Top Dogs under Dogs'



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