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Dr. McAfee pictured with his home-made editing and splicing table. American Cinematographer, Jan. 1933, 30.

S. H. McAfee

Club Affiliation

Amateur Cinema League

Gender:

Male

Awards/Recognition:

American Cinematographer Amateur Movie Makers Contest, 1932 - Equipment Prize, Victor Animatograph Company, Best picture from each state - Louisiana
American Cinematographer Amateur Movie Makers Contest, 1932 - Certificate Award, Medical
ACL Ten Best 1933, Honorable Mention
American Cinematographer Amateur Movie Makers Contest, 1933 - Silver Medal for Educational
American Cinematographer Amateur Movie Makers Contest, 1934 - Honorable Mention

Films:

Surgical Eradication of Pyorrhea (1933)

Partial Denture (1932)

Preparation for Maxillary Denture (1932)

Profession:

Dentist

Biographical Notes:

From New Orleans, Louisiana.

McAfee's medical films are briefly discussed in "Practical Films" (Movie Makers, Sept. 1933, 373).

McAfee discusses his "home-made" filmmaking equipment in "I Make Them Myself" (American Cinematographer, Jan. 1933, 30). McAfee also outlines his shooting procedure for dental films in "Putting 'Teeth' In Your Pictures" (American Cinematographer, Dec. 1932, 32).

An unspecified McAfee dental film was awarded an Honorable Mention in the American Cinematographer Amateur Movie Makers contest of 1934.

Bibliographic Resources:

Movie Makers, Dec. 1933, 499. American Cinematographer, Jan. 1935, 24.