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Childs pictured in American Cinematographer, Feb. 1933, 2.

S. Winston Childs

Club Affiliation

Amateur Cinema League

The Purity Players




ACL Ten Best 1932, Honorable Mention
American Cinematographer Amateur Movie Makers Contest, 1932 - Third Place
American Cinematographer Amateur Movie Makers Contest, 1932 - Equipment Prize, Bell & Howell Company, choice of Standard Cooke Telephoto Lens
IAC Film Collection, East Anglian Film Archive


I’d Be Delighted To!

Steppes of Silence

  • Date produced: 1926

“Cynniewink” Sets Sail, The

  • Date produced: 1929

Passion’s Toll

  • Date produced: 1925

In the Leprous Hands of Lust

  • Date produced: 1931

Tom Jones

  • Date produced: 1927

Seductio ad Absurdum

  • Date produced: 1940



Biographical Notes

Also listed as "S. W. Childs, jr." in Movie Makers. From New York City, N.Y.

Married to Cynthia Childs.

Childs died in 1961 at the age of 57.

Bibliographic Resources

Movie Makers, Feb. 1933, 50.
"S. Winston Childs Jr. Dies at 57; Led Management Company." The New York Times, Nov. 27, 1961.