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François Daignault

François Daignault was born on December 8, 1965 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He is known for X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), Death Race (2008) and Riddick (2013). See full bio »

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Known For

X-Men: Days of Future Past Camera and Electrical Department
(2014)
Death Race Camera and Electrical Department
(2008)
Riddick Camera and Electrical Department
(2013)
The Quest Camera and Electrical Department
(1996)

Filmography

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 2022 Star Trek: Strange New Worlds (TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Children of the Comet (2022) ... (camera operator)
- Strange New Worlds (2022) ... (camera operator)
 2022 Moonfall (camera operator)
 2019-2021 Star Trek: Discovery (TV Series) (camera operator - 27 episodes)
- That Hope Is You, Part 2 (2021) ... (camera operator: "a" camera)
- There Is a Tide... (2020) ... (camera operator: "a" camera)
- Su'Kal (2020) ... (camera operator: "a" camera)
- Terra Firma, Part 2 (2020) ... (camera operator: "a" camera)
- Terra Firma, Part 1 (2020) ... (camera operator: "a" camera)
  The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair (TV Mini Series) (a cam operator - 2 episodes, 2018) (a camera operator - 1 episode, 2018)
- No Angel (2018) ... (a cam operator)
- The Boxing Match (2018) ... (a camera operator)
- How Does Your Garden Grow? (2018) ... (a cam operator)
 2017 The Good Doctor (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Burnt Food (2017) ... (camera operator: "a" camera - as Francois Daignault)
 2017 American Gods (TV Series) (a camera operator - 6 episodes)
- A Murder of Gods (2017) ... (a camera operator - as Francois Daignault)
- Lemon Scented You (2017) ... (a camera operator - as Francois Daignault)
- Git Gone (2017) ... (a camera operator - as Francois Daignault)
- Head Full of Snow (2017) ... (a camera operator - as Francois Daignault)
- The Secret of Spoons (2017) ... (a camera operator - as Francois Daignault)
 2016/I Shut In (steadicam operator)
 2016 Independence Day: Resurgence (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2015 Paul à Québec (steadicam operator)
 2015 Stonewall (camera operator)
 2015 The Dovekeepers (TV Mini Series) (camera operator "a" camera - 2 episodes)
- Night Two (2015) ... (camera operator "a" camera)
- Night One (2015) ... (camera operator "a" camera)
 2014 Pawn Sacrifice (steadicam operator)
 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2013 Riddick (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2013 The Smurfs 2 (a camera operator)
 2013 White House Down (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2012 Perception (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2012) ... (camera operator - as Francois Daignault)
 2012/I Mirror Mirror ("a" camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2011 Immortals (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2010 The Jensen Project (TV Movie) (camera operator: 'b' camera)
 2010 Barney's Version (camera operator: "b" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2010 Ben Hur (TV Mini Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (camera operator: "a" camera)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2009 Amelia (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2009 The Trotsky (steadicam operator)
 2009 Orphan (camera operator)
 2008 Afterwards (Steadicam operator)
 2008 Death Race (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2008 Babylon A.D. (camera operator)
 2007 Days of Darkness (camera operator)
 2006 Ultra (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 2006 300 (camera operator: second unit)
 2006 The Fountain (camera operator)
 2006 Silent Hill (camera operator)
 2006 La rage de l'ange (camera operator)
 2005 The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio (Steadicam operator - as Francois Daignault) / (camera operator: "a" camera - as Francois Daignault)
 2005 Audition (steadicam operator)
 2005 The Outlander (Steadicam operator)
 2005 The Pacifier (camera operator)
 2004 Wicker Park (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2004 Frissons d'été (Short) (Steadicam operator)
 2004 Secret Window (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2003 Gothika (camera operator)
 2003 Shattered Glass (Steadicam operator - as François Daigneault)
 2003 The Barbarian Invasions (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 2003 Pact with the Devil (steadicam operator)
 2003 Levity (Steadicam operator)
  Napoléon (TV Mini Series) (Steadicam operator - 4 episodes, 2002) (camera operator - 4 episodes, 2002)
- 1812-1821 (2002) ... (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
- 1807-1812 (2002) ... (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
- 1800-1807 (2002) ... (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
- 1795-1800 (2002) ... (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 2002 Obsessed (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 2002 The Adventures of Pluto Nash (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2002 The Bourne Identity (Steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2002 Swindle (Steadicam operator)
 2002 Abandon (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator: second camera)
 2001 Life in the Balance (Steadicam operator - as Francois Daigneault)
 2001 Within These Walls (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator)
 2001 Hidden Agenda (camera operator: second unit)
 2001 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Heart Within (TV Movie) (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2001 All Souls (TV Series) (camera operator)
 2001 Druids (Steadicam operator: second unit)
 2001 Xchange (Steadicam operator)
 2000 Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator)
 2000 Baby (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
  Nuremberg (TV Mini Series) (Steadicam operator - 2 episodes, 2000) (camera operator - 2 episodes, 2000)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 2000 Stardom (Steadicam operator)
 2000 Six-Pack (Steadicam operator: Canada)
 2000 Where the Money Is (Steadicam operator)
 2000 The Bookfair Murders (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator - as François Daigneault)
 2000 No Alibi (Steadicam operator)
 2000 Waking the Dead (Steadicam operator)
 1999 Dead Silent (camera operator: "b" camera)
  Lassie (TV Series) (Steadicam operator - 1 episode, 1999) (camera operator - 1 episode, 1999)
- Breakout (1999) ... (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator: second unit)
 1999 Perpetrators of the Crime (Steadicam operator)
 1999 Eye of the Beholder (Steadicam operator) / (second camera operator)
 1999 A Walk on the Moon (additional camera operator - as Francois Daignault) / (steadicam operator - as Francois Daignault)
 1998 Meanwhile (Short) (Steadicam operator)
 1998 The Ghosts of Dickens' Past (steadicam)
 1998 Arrival II (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator: "b" camera) / (camera operator: second unit)
 1998 Savior (Steadicam operator: Montreal)
 1998 Glory & Honor (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator)
 1998 Captive (Steadicam operator)
 1997 Seven Years in Tibet (assistant camera) / (second assistant camera: second unit) / (steadicam operator: second unit)
 1997 The Assignment (second assistant camera)
 1997 La vengeance de la femme en noir (second assistant camera)
 1996 The Quest (second assistant camera: "a" camera, Montreal)
 1996 Hollow Point (second assistant camera)
 1995 Rainbow (second assistant camera)
 1995 Witchboard III: The Possession (first assistant camera - as François Daigneault)
 1991-1994 Archaeology (TV Series documentary) (assistant camera - 6 episodes)
- A Quest for Gold (1994) ... (assistant camera)
- Athens, Daughter of Egypt? (1991) ... (assistant camera)
- The Search for Neanderthal (1991) ... (assistant camera)
- The Voyage of the Vikings (1991) ... (assistant camera)
- Unraveling Hitler's Conspiracy (1991) ... (assistant camera)
 1994 Squanto: A Warrior's Tale (second assistant camera - as Francois Daignault)
 1994 Octobre (second assistant additional camera)
 1994 A Wind from Wyoming (second assistant camera)
 1994 Kabloonak (assistant camera)
 1994 King of the Airways (second assistant camera)
 1993 La grande collection (TV Series) (second assistant camera - 1 episode)
- Monsieur Ripois (1993) ... (second assistant camera)
 1992 La vie fantôme (second assistant camera)
 1988 The Carpenter (grip)
 1987 Rebel High (grip)
 1987 Zombie Nightmare (grip)
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