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David J. Thompson


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Member of the Society of Operating Cameraman (S.O.C.)
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 Camera and Electrical Department
(2015)
Allegiant
Allegiant Camera and Electrical Department
(2016)
I Am Legend
I Am Legend Camera and Electrical Department
(2007)
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Camera and Electrical Department
(2013)

Filmography

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 2018 The Week Of ("a" camera/steadicam operator) (post-production)
 2018 Red Sparrow ("a" camera/steadicam operator) (post-production)
 2018 Second Act ("a" camera/steadicam operator) (filming)
 2017 Mating (TV Movie) ("a" camera/steadicam operator) (completed)
 2017 Rough Night ("b" camera/steadicam operator)
 2017 Freak Show ("a" camera/steadicam operator)
 2016 Fences ("b" camera: steadicam operator) / (b camera/steadicam operator)
 2016 Bad Moms ("a" camera/steadicam operator)
 2016 Allegiant ("b" camera/steadicam operator)
 2015/I Joy (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 ("a" camera operator/steadicam)
 2015 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials ("b" camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2015 Insurgent ("b" camera operator/steadicam)
 2014 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 ("a" camera operator/steadicam)
 2014 Divergent (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2013 American Hustle (additional steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (camera operator: "a" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2013 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2013 Odd Thomas (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2013 Stoker (camera operator: "a" camera - uncredited) / (steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2012 Silver Linings Playbook (camera operator: "a" camera - as David Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as David Thompson)
 2012 Premium Rush (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2012 Lawless (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2012 Person of Interest (TV Series) ("a" camera operator/steadicam - 4 episodes)
- Baby Blue (2012) ... ("a" camera operator/steadicam - uncredited)
- Risk (2012) ... ("a" camera operator/steadicam - uncredited)
- Blue Code (2012) ... ("a" camera operator/steadicam - uncredited)
- Wolf and Cub (2012) ... ("a" camera operator/steadicam - uncredited)
 2012 Gotham (TV Movie) ("a" camera/steadicam operator)
 2011 Tower Heist (camera operator: "a" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2011/I Margaret (steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2011/I Limitless (camera operator: "a" camera - as David Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as David Thompson)
 2011 Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (Documentary) (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2010/III The Little Things (Short) (camera operator)
  Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2010) (steadicam operator - 1 episode, 2010)
- Boardwalk Empire (2010) ... (camera operator: "b" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2010 The Other Guys (camera operator: "b" camera, second unit) / (steadicam operator: second unit)
  Memphis Beat (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2010) (steadicam operator - 1 episode, 2010)
- It's All Right, Mama (2010) ... (camera operator: "a" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2010 Just Wright (steadicam operator)
 2009 Did You Hear About the Morgans? (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2009 Kings (TV Series) (camera operator - 12 episodes)
- The New King: Part Two (2009) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave J. Thompson)
- The New King: Part One (2009) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave J. Thompson)
- Javelin (2009) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave J. Thompson)
- Chapter One (2009) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave J. Thompson)
- Pilgrimage (2009) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave J. Thompson)
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (camera operator: "d" camera, Bethlehem)
  Cupid (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2009) (steadicam operator - 1 episode, 2009)
- Pilot (2009) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as David Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as David Thompson)
 2009 Confessions of a Shopaholic (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2008 Blue Blood (TV Movie) (camera operator)
  Life on Mars (TV Series) (camera operator - 3 episodes, 2008) (steadicam operator - 3 episodes, 2008)
- My Maharishi Is Bigger Than Your Maharishi (2008) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
- The Real Adventures of the Unreal Sam Tyler (2008) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
- Out Here in the Fields (2008) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2008 My Best Friend's Girl (steadicam operator)
 2008/I The Women (steadicam operator: New York)
  CSI: NY (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2008) (steadicam operator - 1 episode, 2008)
- Hostage (2008) ... (camera operator: "a" camera, New York) / (steadicam operator: New York)
 2008 Baby Mama (camera operator: "b" camera, Philadelphia)
 2008 Definitely, Maybe (steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2008 27 Dresses (camera operator: "a" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2007 I Am Legend (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
  Without a Trace (TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2007) (steadicam operator - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2007)
- Lost Boy (2007) ... (camera operator: "a" camera, New York) / (steadicam operator: New York)
- Showdown (2005) ... (camera operator: "a" camera, New York) / (steadicam operator: New York)
 2007 Across the Universe (steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2007 The Life Before Her Eyes (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2007 Ruffian (TV Movie) (camera operator: "b" camera, New York) / (steadicam operator: New York)
 2007 First Born (steadicam operator)
 2007 I Think I Love My Wife (camera operator: "a" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2007 Rocket Science (camera operator - as Dave Thompson)
  Six Degrees (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2006) (steadicam operator - 1 episode, 2006)
- Pilot (2006) ... (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2006 El cantante (steadicam operator)
 2006 Idlewild (steadicam operator)
 2006 The Devil Wears Prada (camera operator: "b" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2006 Mini's First Time (camera operator: "b" camera - as Dave Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2006 Walker Payne (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2006 Lucky Number Slevin (camera operator: "b" camera, New York) / (steadicam operator: New York)
 2005 Diary of a Mad Black Woman (camera operator: "a" camera) / (steadicam operator)
  The Wire (TV Series) (steadicam operator - 2 episodes, 2002) (camera operator - 1 episode, 2004)
- Hamsterdam (2004) ... (camera operator - as Dave Thompson)
- Lessons (2002) ... (steadicam operator)
- The Target (2002) ... (steadicam operator)
 2004/I Taxi (camera operator: second unit)
 2004 Melinda and Melinda (steadicam - as David Thompson)
  Sex and the City (TV Series) (steadicam operator - 28 episodes, 2002 - 2004) (camera operator - 20 episodes, 2003 - 2004)
- An American Girl in Paris: Part Deux (2004) ... (camera operator: "b" camera - as David Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as David Thompson)
- An American Girl in Paris: Part Une (2004) ... (camera operator: "b" camera - as David Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as David Thompson)
- Splat! (2004) ... (camera operator: "b" camera - as David Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as David Thompson)
- The Cold War (2004) ... (camera operator: "b" camera - as David Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as David Thompson)
- Out of the Frying Pan (2004) ... (camera operator: "b" camera - as David Thompson) / (steadicam operator - as David Thompson)
 2004 Along Came Polly (steadicam operator: New York - as Dave Thompson)
 2004 The M Word (Short) (steadicam operator)
 2004 The Secret Service (TV Movie) (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2003 21 Grams (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2003 Anything Else (steadicam operator)
 2003 Undefeated (TV Movie) (steadicam operator - as Dave Thompson)
 2002 The Pennsylvania Miners' Story (TV Movie) (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2002 Mr. Deeds (steadicam operator: New York - uncredited)
 2002 Keep Your Eyes Open (Documentary) (camera operator: "b" camera)
  Oz (TV Series) (camera operator - 16 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (steadicam operator - 16 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (first assistant camera - 8 episodes, 1997)
- Famous Last Words (2001) ... (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
- Even the Score (2001) ... (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
- Orpheus Descending (2001) ... (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
- Blizzard of '01 (2001) ... (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
- Cuts Like a Knife (2001) ... (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2000 Ed (TV Series) (Steadicam operator) / (additional camera operator)
 2000 Paradise Lost 2: Revelations (TV Movie documentary) (assistant camera)
 2000 The Beat (TV Series) (Steadicam operator)
 2000 Gasoline Rainbows (steadicam operator)
  Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (first assistant camera - 45 episodes, 1997 - 1999) (second second assistant camera - 9 episodes, 1996 - 1997) (second assistant camera - 3 episodes, 1996)
- Forgive Us Our Trespasses (1999) ... (first assistant camera - as Dave Thompson)
- The Why Chromosome (1999) ... (first assistant camera - as Dave Thompson)
- Lines of Fire (1999) ... (first assistant camera - as Dave Thompson)
- Identity Crisis (1999) ... (first assistant camera - as Dave Thompson)
- Self Defense (1999) ... (first assistant camera - as Dave Thompson)
 1997 Washington Square (second second assistant camera)
 1997 Path to Paradise: The Untold Story of the World Trade Center Bombing. (TV Movie) (second assistant camera - uncredited)
 1995 The Net (first assistant camera: Washington, DC)
 1993 Return to Lonesome Dove (TV Mini-Series) (second assistant camera - 4 episodes)
- The Passing (1993) ... (second assistant camera)
- The Legacy (1993) ... (second assistant camera)
- The Forge (1993) ... (second assistant camera)
- The Vision (1993) ... (second assistant camera)
 1993 Gettysburg (assistant camera - as David James Thompson)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Dave J. Thompson | Dave Thompson | David James Thompson | David Thompson
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Trivia:

Member of the Society of Operating Cameraman (S.O.C.)

Star Sign:

Libra

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