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Susan Zwerman is known for her work on Doctor Strange (2016), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Pete's Dragon (2016), X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Ant-Man (2015) and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014) while working as the VFX Executive Producer for Exceptional MInds. Exceptional Minds is a nonprofit vocational school and studio that prepares young adults on the Autism Spectrum for careers in digital animation and visual effects. She has provided these artists opportunities to work on high-profile features films as well as various televisions shows.

She is a highly respected Visual Effects Producer with an outstanding record of accomplishments in film production and visual effects. She began her career in film in New York, where she quickly rose through the ranks from Production Assistant to Assistant Director and Unit Production Manager in both films and commercials. She won a Grammy Award for "Best Concept Music Video" for producing the music video, I'm Fat, starring Weird Al Yankovic. Her credit has appeared on a succession of high-profile feature motion pictures such as Broken Arrow, Alien Resurrection, Men of Honor, Around the World in 80 Days, and The Guardian. She is a member of the Directors Guild of America, the Producers Guild of America, and the Visual Effects Society. Over the past fifteen years she has planned and hosted numerous technology and visual effects seminars for these organizations and was honored with a DGA Frank Capra Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition for her career and service to the industry and the DGA. She continues to share her knowledge by leading VFX seminars at universities and film schools, teaching visual effects techniques to young professionals just entering the entertainment industry.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Susan Zwerman

Trivia (3)

Won a Grammy Award for Best Concept Music Video for ''Weird Al' Yankovic''s "I'm Fat", a parody of Michael Jackson's "BAD".
Producer of "Hip Hop Animal Rock" - children's exercise video. Winner of Parents' Choice Approval Award, Angel Award and Film Advisory Board's "Award of Excellence".
Production Manager and Assistant Director Susan Zwerman accepted the Frank Capra Achievement Award at the 2013 DGA Awards.

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