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Visual Effects (feature film)

City Hall (1996) as Illustrator
To a young idealist like New York City's Deputy Mayor Kevin Calhoun life is either black or white, but to a veteran politician like Mayor John Pappas the game is played in various shades of gray. Together, they are a formidable team that deftly handles the daily crossfire of crime, poverty and urban
Malice (1993) as Illustrator
In a small New England college town, a surgeon, a college dean and his wife become inextricably drawn together into a web of intrigue.
Free Willy (1993) as Illustrator
An orphaned boy forms a relationship with a killer whale living in captivity.
Downtown (1990) as Illustrator
A new member of the police force learns the tricks of the trade from his more experienced partner.
Black Rain (1989) as Illustrator
Tough cops Nick Conklin and Charlie Vincent break up a Yakuza crime ring in New York and escort a Japanese killer back to his home country. The criminal escapes, and the two detectives are forced to team up with the Tokyo police to track him down. Along the way, they find themselves drawn ever deepe
Dream Team, The (1989) as Illustrator (Usa)
Four mental patients are accidentally separated from their therapist on an outing to a baseball game in New York City.
Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) as Illustrator
Detroit cop Axel Foley (Eddie Murphy) is watching the news on TV when the reporter tells a story that Axel''s friend, Beverly Hills police Captain Andrew Bogomil (Ronny Cox), has been shot. Axel heads out to Beverly Hills to visit Bogomil in the hospital, and is reunited with Bogomil''s daughter Jan (Alice Adair). Axel is also reunited with Det. Billy Rosewood (Judge Reinhold) and Sgt. John Taggart (John Ashton). Axel, Rosewood, and Taggart soon discover that the alphabet robberies are being masterminded by weapons kingpin Maxwell Dent (Jurgen Prochnow), and Dent had sent his fiancee Karla Fry (Brigitte Nielsen) to kill Bogomil because he had been after Dent.
Broadcast News (1987) as Illustrator
A news producer is caught between a committed journalist and a flashy anchor.
Goonies, The (1985) as Illustrator
A band of young boys find a treasure map and embark on a magical adventure.

Art Department (feature film)

Mighty Joe Young (1998) as Storyboard Artist
To most people, Joe is a myth and a legend; a huge gorilla, a sacred guardian and defender of the natives of a small African village. To his only friend Jill, he is a protector and companion. Together they are the only family each has had since their respective mothers were killed by poachers 20 years ago. Now, when zoologist Gregg O''Hara, who is exploring the remote Pangani Mountains in Central Africa, comes upon the awesome 15-foot gorilla, he and Jill rescue the strong yet innocent creature from human predators by moving him into safety of a California animal conservancy. However, Joe is not safe for long. His notoriety makes him a target for an enemy from his past... a ruthless hunter who eager to steal Joe for his unique value on the endengered species black market. Feeling threatened and confused in his man-made confines, Joe finally escapes. As this powerful force of nature attempts to traverse the metropolis of Los Angeles, he leaves a trail of destruction and chaos in his wake.
Bogus (1996) as Storyboard Artist (Las Vegas/Newark Crew)
Seven-year-old Albert was raised in a shiny world of sequins and show girls, surrounded by the fantasy of Las Vegas. But when his single mother is suddenly killed in a car accident, Albert is sent from Vegas to live with his mother''s childhood best friend whom he never knew existed, Harriet Franklin, in the decidedly not fantastic city of Newark, New Jersey. As if raising a newfound "son" isn''t trying enough for the fiercely independent Harriet, Albert has brought along a friend--an imaginary one that no one else can see--a stupendous, gentle giant of a Frenchman named Bogus. As Albert and Harriet struggle to get used to each other, Harriet''s world of reality is brought face-to-face with Albert''s world of imagination. Acting as part teacher, part playmate and part guardian angel, Bogus leads Albert--and eventually Harriet--through an enlightening experience of imagination and trust.
Alaska (1996) as Storyboard Artist
Six months after the death of his wife, Jake Barnes is attempting to put the painful past behind him with a new life for himself and his children in Quincy, a remote seaside village in Alaska. A former commercial airline pilot, Jake is doing his best to support his family by flying supplies to some
Congo (1995) as Storyboard Artist
An expedition to a mysterious expanse of unexplored Africa unexpectedly brings primatologist Peter Elliot and Travicom Project Supervisor Karen Ross to a place where human greed and the laws of nature have gone berserk. Unlikely partners, Peter is the guardian of Amy, a remarkable gorilla he wants t
North (1994) as Storyboard Artist
Feeling unappreciated by his mother and father, an 11-year-old boy finds a lawyer, declares himself a "free agent" and searches the world for the "perfect" parents.
Made In America (1993) as Sketch Artist
A light-skinned 17 year-old girl, conceived by artificial insemination and believing that her father is dead, discovers that he is alive, white, and the obnoxious local cable tv car salesman. She, her African-American bookstore-owner mother, and her newly found father must deal with what this revelation means for them.
Days of Thunder (1990) as Storyboard Artist
Cole Trickle (Tom Cruise) certainly appears to have all the right moves both on and off the stock car racing track. His natural talent catches the attention of Tim Dolan (Randy Quaid) who offers him a sponsorship. Grizzled NASCAR veteran Harry Hogge (Robert Duvall) comes on board to smooth out Cole''s rough edges and Dr. Claire Lewicki (Nicole Kidman) provides the romance. All Cole needs to do is to discover a little humility. That happens after a track accident makes him rethink his place in the world. Back on the track, Cole brings home the trophy. Plenty of fast-paced race car action in this Tony Scott directed flick.
Sea Of Love (1989) as Storyboard Artist
A New York police detective falls in love with a suspect in a murder he is investigating.
War of the Roses, The (1989) as Sketch Artist
A dark comedy about a couple whose marriage has fallen apart, but neither is willing to move out of the home they share.
Heavy Metal (1981) as Storyboard Artist
In this five-part animated feature, an evil glowing green orb travels through space and time, spreading violence and discord in its wake

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Mercury Rising (1998) as Production Illustrator (Los Angeles)
A teenage autistic savant inadvertantly uncovers a secret code for the National Security Agency and with the help of an FBI agent finds safety.
Tall Tale: The Unbelievable Adventures of Pecos Bill (1995) as Production Illustrator
Fable set shortly after the turn of the century when the ending of the American frontier collided with modern technology. Young Daniel is working on the family farm in the West, but dreams of automobiles, electricity and everything else progress may bring. But progress also brings land developers who covet the family property. Daniel''s father refuses to sell and soon Daniel finds himself on the run from a gunslinger hired to obtain the deed at any cost, and travels into the world of Pecos Bill, Paul Bunyan, John Henry, and Calamity Jane.
Body of Evidence (1993) as Production Illustrator
The story revolves around a woman accused of killing her lover, and the lawyer who defends her.
Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot (1992) as Production Illustrator
A cop teams up with his mother to catch the killer from a murder she witnessed.
Kuffs (1991) as Production Illustrator
A young man winds up in charge of a police station.
Thelma & Louise (1991) as Production Illustrator
Fighting back against a rapist turns two women on vacation into desperate fugitives.
Little Nikita (1988) as Production Illustrator
A teenager discovers his parents are "sleeper" KGB agents who, after being inactive for 20 years, are called upon to run one last dangerous mission.
My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988) as Production Illustrator
An eccentric widower falls in love with a beautiful alien.
Witches of Eastwick, The (1987) as Production Illustrator
An adaptation of John Updike''s best-selling novel, THE WITCHES OF EASTWICK is a star-studded special-effects extravaganza about the battle of the sexes. A trio of bored, sexually repressed New England women--Alex (Cher), Jane (Susan Sarandon), and Sukie (Michelle Pfeiffer), each of them left to live without their respective husbands--innocently conjures up a mysterious stranger who, they are convinced, will relieve their frustrations. This mystery man is Daryl Van Horne (Jack Nicholson), the filthy rich, wild-eyed Devil incarnate, who buys a local mansion.
Fire with Fire (1986) as Production Illustrator
Money Pit, The (1986) as Production Illustrator
A young couple living together commits to purchasing their dreamhouse with a sale price too good to be true.
City Heat (1984) as Production Illustrator
A Kansas City police lieutenant who is on the trail of a horde of underworld scumbags with a private detective that keeps getting in his way.
Unfaithfully Yours (1984) as Production Illustrator
Johnny Dangerously (1984) as Production Illustrator
2010 (1984) as Production Illustrator
In this sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey, a U.S.-Soviet crew investigates a mysterious monolith orbiting Jupiter.
River, The (1984) as Production Illustrator
A family tries to save their farm from the swelling waters of an adjacent river.
Blade Runner (1982) as Production Illustrator
In the year 2019, ex-detective Rick Deckard is called out of retirement to track down and eliminate a team of humanoid androids that have escaped from an outer space mining colony and have taken refuge here on Earth. During his search for the fugitives, he discovers some disturbing secrets about th
Incredible Shrinking Woman, The (1981) as Production Illustrator
After being exposed to a bizarre mixture of household chemicals, a woman begins to shrink, baffling scientists, and capturing the attention of a group of evil people who want to take over the world by shrinking everyone.
Xanadu (1980) as Production Illustrator
A mythological muse helps an artist and a former big-band clarinetist open a roller disco.
Prophecy (1979) as Production Illustrator
When Dr. Robert Verne and his wife go to Maine to study the effects of a lumber mill on the environment there, they find a horrifying variety of mutations in the local wildlife. After a series of violent deaths of people in the area, a research expedition is formed, and a large, mutant bear is found to be the killer.
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) as Production Illustrator
Alien spores replace the people of San Francisco with emotionless pod people.

Art Department (special)

Wrong Way Kid, The (1983) as Layout Design
A live-action/animated story which focuses on the pangs of adolescence as seen through the experiences of Chris, a young boy who seems to do everything wrong. Through the efforts of a 203-year-old bookworm, Chris picks some wisdom and self-confidence.

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