Michael Salven is known for his work on Chain Reaction (1996), Jupiter Ascending (2015) and Quantum of Solace (2008). See full bio »

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Chain Reaction
Chain Reaction Miscellaneous Crew
Jupiter Ascending
Jupiter Ascending Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Quantum of Solace
Quantum of Solace Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
True Lies
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 2015-2018 Sense8 (TV Series) (first assistant director - 22 episodes)
- Amor Vincit Omnia (2018) ... (first assistant director)
- You Want a War? (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- What Family Actually Means (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- If All the World's a Stage, Identity Is Nothing But a Costume (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- All I Want Right Now Is One More Bullet (2017) ... (first assistant director)
 2015 Jupiter Ascending (first assistant director: aerial/2nd unit)
 2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (first assistant director: second unit)
 2011 Killer Joe (first assistant director)
 2011 The Dilemma (first assistant director: second unit)
 2008 Quantum of Solace (first assistant director: Mexico)
 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (first assistant director: aerial unit)
 2006 Bug (first assistant director)
 2003 The Hunted (second assistant director)
 2001 Christmas in the Clouds (second assistant director)
 2000 Rules of Engagement (second second assistant director)
 1999 Random Hearts (second second assistant director - as Mike Salven)
 1997 Speed 2: Cruise Control (second second assistant director)
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Alternate Names:

Michael 'Dancing Bear' Salven | Michael M. Salven | Mike Salven

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