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Assistant Direction (feature film)

Silent Cradle (1998)
A reporter who is mourning her stillborn child uncovers a baby-selling ring and risks her life to see that justice is served.
Perfect Man, The (1994) as Assistant Director; 1st Assistant Director
A comedy about women in search of the perfect relationship.
For the Moment (1993) as 1st Assistant Director
The story of Lill, a spirited prairie woman, and Lachlan, a dashing Australian airman. Like thousands of others, they come together through circumstances of war--the creation of nearly 100 air bases across Canada as part of the British Commonwealth Air Training Program--to briefly share a few precio
Return of the Soldier, The (1982) as Assistant Director
Bloodline (1979) as 1st Assistant Director (London)
Elizabeth Roffe inherits her family-owned multi-national pharmaceutical company and soon finds herself targeted after an investigation reveals her father's death was not an accident.
Superman:The Movie (1978) as Assistant Director
The legendary man of steel fights to save the world and his true love from Lex Luthor''''s criminal plots.
Escape From The Dark (1976) as Assistant Director
When the owner of a Yorkshire coal-mine decides to mechanize to increase profits, the mine's pit ponies are scheduled to be destroyed. So, three children plan to steal them to keep them safe. But when they're caught, it's up to the mine owners and the miners themselves to decide what's right.
The Land That Time Forgot (1974) as Assistant Director
A World War I U-boat takes a wrong turn and discovers a lost world of dinosaurs and cavemen.
Up Pompeii (1971) as Assistant Director
Roman slave Lurkio inadvertently becomes the possessor of a scroll naming the proposed assassins of the Emperor Nero. Administering to the participants of his master's orgy guests seems small compared to the trouble the scroll brings - but all are in for a nasty shock when Mount Vesuvius decides to erupt.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Cry Freedom (1987) as Production Manager
The true story of murdered, black, South African, "Black Consciousness Movement" activist Stephen Biko, and his friendship with the white, South African newspaper editor Donald Woods.

Film Production - Unit (feature film)

Superman II (1981) as Unit Manager
On the verge of giving up his powers for love, the man of steel is confronted with three super-criminals.

Location Manager (feature film)

First Knight (1995) as Location Manager (Wales)
With no ties, no enemies and no fear, Lancelot is the perfect warrior. He comes to Camelot not for glory or knighthood, although he finds both, but for the love of the one woman he cannot have, the beautiful and honorable Lady Guinevere of Leonesse. Guinevere has promised to marry King Arthur not only because his army will protect her country, but because she truly loves him for his wise and gentle ways. As she prepares to enter Camelot as its new queen, a chance encounter with Lancelot awakens conflicting and powerful emotions within her. For Arthur, she represents a once-in-a-lifetime chance at true love and a beloved queen for his kingdom. Likewise, the king comes to see Lancelot as possessing the honor and bravery of a true Knight. He welcomes them both into his city and into his heart, never foreseeing how his great capacity for love and trust opens the doors for his betrayal.
Chaplin (1992) as Location Manager (Vevey Crew)
Biographical film on Charlie Chaplin: from his impoverished youth in London through the formative years of film and his emergence in Hollywood''s Golden Age, up until his acceptance, late in life, of a special Academy Award.
Memphis Belle (1990) as Location Manager
True story of an American crew on the B-17 bomber "Memphis Belle" on a hazardous World War II mission.
Gorillas in the Mist (1988) as Location Manager (Kenya)
Nature lover Dian Fossey risks her life to study and protect gorillas in the wild.
Mandela (1986)
A dramatized portrait of Nelson Mandela, the imprisoned African National Congress leader, and his wife Winnie Mandela, who struggles against the government of South African for her political activism on behalf of the victims of apartheid. The film chronicles the past 30 years of the anti-apartheid m
Loophole (1986) as Location Manager
Dance With A Stranger (1985) as Location Manager
The final days of the doomed Ruth Ellis, the final woman to be executed in England.
Out Of Africa (1985) as Location Manager
True life story of Karen Blixen, a woman trapped in a loveless marriage, who finds happiness with an adventurer.
Top Secret! (1984) as Location Manager
An Elvis-like singer falls for a French resistance fighter during World War II.
Privates on Parade (1983) as Location Manager
Nijinsky (1980) as Location Manager
Onstage, Nijinsky, the most celebrated dancer of the early 20th century, was in flawless control. Offstage, he was in turmoil, torn between the ballerina he married and the domineering mentor he loved.

Misc. Crew (special)

Benny Hill's World Tour: New York! (1991)
A comedy special featuring British comedian Benny Hill in a variety of contemporary sketches taking place in New York City.
Benny Hill's World Tour: New York! (1991) as Vision Control
A comedy special featuring British comedian Benny Hill in a variety of contemporary sketches taking place in New York City.

Assistant Direction (TV Mini-Series)

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