Film editor and cinematographer Eskandar Ameripoor is best known for his work with schlockmeister Herschell Gordon Lewis. Ameripoor was born in Iran. Before becoming a lighting director, he worked a variety of jobs in film ranging from camera operator to sometime actor. During his career, he used different names, including Gaston Palau, Alex ArAeri, Ali Ameri, and Peter Guilfhoyle. In addition to working on exploitation films such as The Gore-Gore Girls, Ameripoor has also made television movies and documentaries in his native country.