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Jim Rider (I)

Jim Rider is known for his work on Waterworld (1995), Run All Night (2015) and Europa Report (2013). See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Waterworld Visual Effects
Run All Night Visual Effects
Europa Report Visual Effects
The Adjustment Bureau Visual Effects


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  The Plot Against America (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 6 episodes) (post-production)
- Episode #1.6 ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.5 ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.4 ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.3 ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.2 ... (visual effects supervisor)
  The Deuce (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 15 episodes, 2017 - 2018) (additional visual effects supervisor - 1 episode, 2017)
- Nobody Has to Get Hurt (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- The Feminism Part (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- We're All Beasts (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- All You'll Be Eating Is Cannibals (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- What Big Ideas (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2018 Fahrenheit 451 (visual effects supervisor)
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2015 Love the Coopers (visual effects supervisor: method studios)
 2015 Equals (visual effects supervisor: method studios)
 2015 The Longest Ride (visual effects supervisor: method studios)
 2015 Run All Night (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2015/II Focus (visual effects supervisor)
 2014 The Judge (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2014 Let's Be Cops (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2014 Kristy (visual effects supervisor)
 2014 Foxcatcher (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2014 Non-Stop (visual effects supervisor)
 2013 Runner Runner (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2013 Blue Jasmine (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2013 Europa Report (visual effects supervisor: method studios)
 2013 Admission (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2013 Kill Your Darlings (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2012 The Place Beyond the Pines (visual effects supervisor: Method Studios)
 2011 Tower Heist (visual effects supervisor: Gravity)
 2011 Crazy, Stupid, Love. (visual effects supervisor: Gravity)
 2011/I Arthur (visual effects supervisor: Gravity)
 2011 The Adjustment Bureau (visual effects supervisor: RhinoFX)
 2010 The Other Guys (visual effects supervisor: RhinoFX)
 2010 Salt (visual effects supervisor: RhinoFX)
 2010 Cop Out (visual effects supervisor)
 2009 I Love You Phillip Morris (visual effects supervisor: RhinoFX)
 2008 The Reader (visual effects supervisor: RhinoFX)
 2008 Soul Men (visual effects supervisor: RhinoFX)
 2008/I Ghost Town (compositing supervisor) / (lead compositor: RhinoFX) / (plate supervisor: RhinoFX)
 2008 Synecdoche, New York (motion control operator - as James Rider)
 2007 Across the Universe (motion control cameraman - uncredited)
 2007 The Nanny Diaries (flame artist - uncredited)
 2007 Evan Almighty (motion control programmer: Image G)
 2007 Grace Is Gone (digital artist)
 2006 The Good Shepherd (motion control cameraman)
 2006 The Sopranos: Road to Respect (Video Game) (visual effects supervisor)
 2006 Just My Luck (motion control cameraman)
 2005 Everything Is Illuminated (motion control cameraman)
 2005 Fierce People (digital artist: Big Film Design)
 2005 The Interpreter (cameraman)
 2005 Because of Winn-Dixie (Flame artist)
 2004 CSI: Miami (Video Game) (motion control cameraman)
 2004 House (TV Series) (motion control cameraman - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2004) ... (motion control cameraman)
 2004 A Dirty Shame (Flame artist: Big Film Design)
 2004 She Hate Me (digital effects artist)
 2004 Secret Window (Flame artist)
 2003 Angels in America (TV Mini-Series) (flame artist - 4 episodes)
- Perestroika: Beyond Nelly (2003) ... (flame artist)
- Perestroika: Stop Moving! (2003) ... (flame artist)
- Perestroika: Heaven, I'm in Heaven (2003) ... (flame artist)
- Millennium Approaches: Bad News (2003) ... (flame artist)
 2003 Red Betsy (visual effects supervisor: Film East Inc.)
 2002 Bomb the System (digital artist)
 2002 Chicago (digital effects supervisor: Film East Visual Effects)
 2002 Frida (Inferno compositor: Film East Effects)
 2002 Don't Ask Don't Tell (digital effects artist)
 2002 The Year That Trembled (effects transfers: Film East)
 2002 Dummy (optical supervisor)
 2001 The Royal Tenenbaums (digital animation artist) / (digital compositing artist)
 2001 The Safety of Objects (visual effects supervisor)
 2001 Wet Hot American Summer (motion control camera operator)
 2000 Requiem for a Dream (compositor: Film East - as Jim Ryder)
 2000 Dinosaur (motion control cameraman)
 2000 Center Stage (motion control cameraman)
 1999 The Green Mile (motion control cameraman - uncredited)
 1999 Stuart Little (motion control cameraman)
 1998 City of Angels (motion control cameraman - uncredited)
 1997 Titanic (motion control operator: Digital Domain - as James Rider)
 1996 The Nutty Professor (motion control cameraman)
 1995 Cutthroat Island (motion control cameraman)
 1995 Waterworld (motion control cameraman)
 1994 Stargate (motion control cameraman - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

James Rider | Jim Ryder

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