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R. Christopher White

R. Christopher White is known for his work on Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), King Kong (2005) and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012). See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 8 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

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Rise of the Planet of the Apes
King Kong
King Kong Visual Effects
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey


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 2015 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (visual effects supervisor)
 2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (visual effects supervisor)
 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (visual effects supervisor)
 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (visual effects supervisor: WETA Digital)
 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes (visual effects supervisor: Weta Digital)
 2009 Avatar (visual effects supervisor: Weta Digital)
 2009 The Lovely Bones (digital visual effects supervisor: Weta Digital)
 2009 District 9 (shader artist) / (shader writer - uncredited)
 2008 The Day the Earth Stood Still (visual effects supervisor: Weta Digital)
 2008 Jumper (research and development - uncredited)
 2007 The Water Horse (visual effects supervisor: Weta Digital)
 2005 King Kong (3D CG supervisor)
 2004 I, Robot (shader writer - uncredited)
 2004 Wrecker (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (3D sequence lead technical director: Weta Digital)
 2003 Seabiscuit (pre-visualization - uncredited)
 2002 Men in Black II (digital artist - uncredited)
 2002 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (sequence supervisor and development lead: ILM - as Christopher White)
 2001 Jurassic Park III (sequence supervisor)
 2000 Work in Progress (Short) (technical director)
 2000 Space Cowboys (lead R&D technical)
 2000 The Perfect Storm (digital artist)
 1999 The Haunting (digital artist - uncredited)
 1999 Wild Wild West (digital artist)
 1999 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (sequence supervisor and development lead: ILM - as Christopher White)
 1997 Spawn (digital artist - uncredited)
 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park (digital effects artist)
 1996 Mars Attacks! (digital effects artist: ILM)
 1996 Twister (digital effects artist)
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