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David Dryer

David started his career in commercials in 1965 after graduating from U.S.C., Phi Beta Kappa, with a major in Cinema and a minor in Physics. In 1981, he supervised visual effects for the film Blade Runner (1982) and was honored with an Academy Award and a British Academy Award nomination. For the past ten years he has been a Director / Owner at ... See full bio »
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 2004 The Notebook (visual effects supervisor)
 1983 Never Say Never Again (supervisor of special visual effects)
 1982 Blade Runner (special photographic effects supervisor)
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 2004 Hello Paradise (TV Series) (camera operator - 2006-2009)
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 2007 All Our Variant Futures (Video documentary short) (special thanks)
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 2007 All Our Variant Futures (Video documentary short)
Himself, special photographic effects supervisor
 2007 Dangerous Days: Making Blade Runner (Video documentary)
 2002 Hollywood History (TV Series documentary)
- Science Fiction (2002) ... Himself
 2000 On the Edge of 'Blade Runner' (TV Movie documentary)

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Director/Owner of Sunspots in Hollywood, California. See more »

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