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Simon Giles (I)


Simon started his career as a graphic designer at the BBC in 1985 designing title sequences and graphics. When Sky television launched in 1989 he was responsible for the on- screen graphics and title design for the movie channels from 1993-1997. Simon also designed film title sequences firstly for the Magic Camera Company. Moving into Visual ... See full bio »
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Known For

Penny Dreadful
Penny Dreadful Visual Effects
(2016)
White Noise
White Noise Visual Effects
(2005)
The Devil's Double
The Devil's Double Visual Effects
(2011)

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 2017 Werk Ohne Autor (visual effects supervisor) (filming)
 2016 Tsavo (visual effects supervisor) (announced)
  Penny Dreadful (TV Series) (visual effects on set supervisor - 5 episodes, 2016) (on-set visual effects supervisor - 2 episodes, 2016)
- The Blessed Dark (2016) ... (visual effects on set supervisor: Take 5)
- Ebb Tide (2016) ... (visual effects on set supervisor: Take 5)
- This World Is Our Hell (2016) ... (on-set visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
- A Blade of Grass (2016) ... (on-set visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
- Good and Evil Braided Be (2016) ... (visual effects on set supervisor: Take 5)
 2015/I The Lovers (visual effects supervisor)
 2015 A Royal Night Out (visual effects supervisor)
 2015 Critical (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 2015)
 2014 Stonehearst Asylum (visual effects supervisor)
 2013 Prisoners of the Sun (visual effects supervision: Morocco)
 2013 Murder on the Home Front (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 2012 The Last Weekend (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 3 episodes)
- Sunday/Monday (2012) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Simon Bruce Giles)
- Saturday (2012) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Simon Bruce Giles)
- Friday (2012) ... (visual effects supervisor - as Simon Bruce Giles)
 2011 Hidden (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2011 The Devil's Double (visual effects supervisor - as Simon Bruce Giles)
 2010 Brighton Rock (visual effects supervisor: FILMGATE)
 2009 Goal! III (Video) (visual effects supervisor)
 2007 Closing the Ring (visual effects supervisor)
 2007 Highlander: The Source (visual effects producer) / (visual effects supervisor)
 2005-2007 Trial & Retribution (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 2 episodes)
- Closure: Part 1 (2007) ... (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
- The Lovers: Part 1 (2005) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 Separate Lies (visual effects supervision)
 2005 Murk (visual effects producer) / (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 The Karate Dog (TV Movie) (visual effects producer)
 2005 Stories of Lost Souls (visual effects supervisor - segment "Standing Room Only")
 2005 White Noise (visual effects supervisor: Stargate Digital London)
  Agatha Christie: Poirot (TV Series) (visual effects producer - 2 episodes, 2004) (visual effects - 2 episodes, 2003) (visual effects supervision - 1 episode, 2004)
- The Hollow (2004) ... (visual effects producer - uncredited)
- Death on the Nile (2004) ... (visual effects producer) / (visual effects supervision)
- Sad Cypress (2003) ... (visual effects)
- Five Little Pigs (2003) ... (visual effects)
 2004 The I Inside (visual effects producer)
 2003 The Young Visiters (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 The Last King (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.1 (2003) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 Standing Room Only (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 Strayed (visual effects producer)
 2002 Goodbye, Mr. Chips (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 Heartlands (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 An Angel for May (TV Movie) (visual effects producer)
 2002 Feardotcom (visual effects producer: Hypnosis, London)
  Tracker (TV Series) (visual effects producer - 14 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (digital effects producer - 2 episodes, 2002)
- Remember When (2002) ... (visual effects producer)
- What Lies Beneath (2002) ... (visual effects producer)
- Back Into the Breach (2002) ... (visual effects producer)
- Fever of the Hunt: Part 2 (2002) ... (visual effects producer)
- Fever of the Hunt: Part 1 (2002) ... (visual effects producer)
 2001 The Discovery of Heaven (visual effects consultant)
 2001 Buffalo Soldiers (visual effects supervisor)
 2001 Don't Die Too Hard! (model unit producer: Hypnosis VFX)
 2000 Lorna Doone (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 The Suicidal Dog (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 Mad About Mambo (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 New Year's Day (title designer: main title sequence, The Film Factory)
 2000 Center Stage (visual effects producer) / (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 Gormenghast (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 1999 The Clandestine Marriage (model unit producer)
 1999 The Weekend (visual effects producer)
 1999 Deep Blue Sea (digital effects supervisor: Film Factory)
 1999 The Lost Son (digital effects producer)
 1999 Tea with Mussolini (visual effects producer)
 1999 Forgotten (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1999) ... (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1998 Immortality (visual effects producer) / (visual effects supervisor)
 1998 L.A. Without a Map (visual effects producer)
 1998 The Acid House (visual effects producer) / (visual effects supervisor)
 1998 Up 'n' Under (digital effects supervisor)
 1997 Flatworld (Short) (digital effects producer)
 1987 Panorama (TV Series documentary) (graphic designer - 8 episodes)
- Poll Tax - What Price on Your Head? (1987) ... (graphic designer)
- Inner Cities - We Want Them Too (1987) ... (graphic designer)
- Britain's Amateur Justice System: A Jail Lottery? (1987) ... (graphic designer)
- Not in My Backyard (1987) ... (graphic designer)
- Sailing Too Close to Disaster (1987) ... (graphic designer)
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Simon Giles -Film Factory | Simon Bruce Giles
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Libra

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