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 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron (creature supervisor: Method Studios)
 2014 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (creature supervisor: Method Studios)
 2014 The Maze Runner (creature supervisor)
 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (creatures department: Weta Digital)
 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (digital creature supervisor: WETA Digital)
 2012/I Prometheus (creatures department: Weta Digital)
 2011 The Adventures of Tintin (lead creature code developer)
 2011 Thor (technical developer: Digital Domain)
 2009 Avatar (lead creature code developer: Weta Digital)
 2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (lead creature technical director: Weta Digital)
 2007 The Water Horse (creature technical director: Weta Digital)
 2007 Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer (creatures team: Weta Digital)
 2007 Bridge to Terabithia (creature technical director: Weta Digital)
 2006 Eragon (creature technical director: Weta Digital)
 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand (creature technical director: Weta Digital)
 2005 King Kong (creature technical director: Weta Digital)
 2004 Shark Tale (character technical director: Dreamworks)
 2004 Catwoman (character rigging: ESC Entertainment)
 2003 Blizzard (3D animator: Mr. X Inc.)
 2002 Salem Witch Trials (TV Movie) (character technical director: GVFX)
 2002 Chicago (3D animator: pre-visualizaition, Toybox - uncredited)
 2002 Undercover Brother (3D animator: ToyBox)
 2002 Jane Goodall's Wild Chimpanzees (Documentary) (3D animator: ToyBox)
 2001/II Going Back (3D animator: ToyBox)
 2001 Prince Charming (TV Movie) (technical director: Guru Animation Studio)
  Rolie Polie Olie (TV Series) (technical director - 22 episodes, 1998) (CG assembly - 1 episode, 1998)
- Scavenger Hunt/What's Up Jack?/Grown Ups and Kids (1998) ... (technical director)
- Our Two Dads/What to Be/Magno-Men (1998) ... (technical director)
- Zowie Got Game/Hickety Ups/Chili's Cold (1998) ... (technical director)
- Rolie Polie Pogo/Two Not So Easy Pieces/Gotta Dance (1998) ... (technical director)
- Squaresville/Zowie's Harmonica/Unruly Polie Olie (1998) ... (technical director)
 1998 Pippi Longstocking (TV Series) (assistant technical director - 26 episodes)
- Pippi Takes a Train Ride (1998) ... (assistant technical director: digital paint & compositing)
- Pippi and the Carpenter (1998) ... (assistant technical director: digital paint & compositing)
- Pippi Visits Aunt Matilda (1998) ... (assistant technical director: digital paint & compositing)
- Pippi Enters a Flower Show (1998) ... (assistant technical director: digital paint & compositing)
- Pippi Finds a Myserious Footprint (1998) ... (assistant technical director: digital paint & compositing)
 1997 Donkey Kong Country (TV Series) (overseas technical director - 2000)
 1996-1997 Little Bear (TV Series) (digital systems video engineer - 5 episodes)
- The Red Thread/Princess Duck/Little Bear Meets Duck (1997) ... (digital systems video engineer)
- Between Friends/The Blueberry Picnic/Lucy Needs a Friend (1996) ... (digital systems video engineer)
- Little Bear's Tooth/Little Red Riding Hood/Little Bear and the Cupcakes (1996) ... (digital systems video engineer)
- Building a House for Emily/Emily Returns/Little Sherlock Bear (1996) ... (digital systems video engineer)
- Cat's Shortcut/Little Bear's Bad Day/Captain Little Bear (1996) ... (digital systems video engineer)
 1997 Rupert (TV Series) (video technician - 13 episodes)
- Rupert and the Whizz Watch (1997) ... (video technician: digital paint & camera)
- Rupert and the Dragon Festival (1997) ... (video technician: digital paint & camera)
- Rupert and the Chalk Drawings (1997) ... (video technician: digital paint & camera)
- Rupert and the Deep Freeze (1997) ... (video technician: digital paint & camera)
- Rupert and the Water Works (1997) ... (video technician: digital paint & camera)
 1996 Stickin' Around (TV Series) (video technician - 2 episodes)
- Photo Oops/Casa Blanka Stare (1996) ... (video technician)
- Disappearing Act/And the Wiener Is... (1996) ... (video technician)
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