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Agent: Anna Hird
Film & TV

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Film

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UNKNOWN SOLDIER

2017

Elokuvaosakeyhtiö Suomi

Special Effects Supervisor
Dir: Aku Louhimies
Prod: Miia Haavisto, Aku Louhimies and Mikko Tenhunen
(with Alina Tomnikov, Samuel Vauramo and Johannes Holopainen)
Guinness World Record for the most high explosives detonated in single film take

THE CIRCLE

2015

RMV Film/Buena Vista International

Special Effects Supervisor
Dir: Levan Akin
Prod: Benny Andersson, Ludvig Andersson and Cecilia Norman
(with Josefin Asplund, Sverrir Gudnason and Natalie Minnevik)

THE WOLFMAN

2010

Universal Pictures

Special Effects Supervisor, model unit
Dir: Joe Johnston
Prod: Sean Daniel, Benicio Del Toro, Scott Stuber and Rick Yorn
(with Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt and Asa Butterfield )

THE NUTCRACKER IN 3D

2009

Vnesheconombank

Special Effects Supervisor, VFX Unit
Dir: Andrey Konchalovskiy
Prod: Paul Lowin and Andrey Konchalovskiy
(with Elle Fanning, Richard E. Grant, Nathan Lane, Yuliya Vysotskaya, Frances de la Tour and Shirley Henderson )

THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS

2009

Infinity Features Entertainment/Sony

Special Effects
Dir: Terry Gilliam
Prod: Amy Gilliam, Terry Gilliam, Samuel Hadida and William Vince
(with Andrew Garfield, Christopher Plummer and Heath Ledger)

A SOUND OF THUNDER

2005

Warner Bros/Franchise Pictures

Special Effects Lead Technician
Dir: Peter Hyams
Prod: Karen Baldwin and Moshe Diamant
(with Edward Burns, Catherine McCormack, David Oyelowo and Ben Kingsley)

THE BROTHERS GRIMM

2005

Dimension Films

Senior Special Effects Lead Technician
Dir: Terry Gilliam
Prod: Daniel Bobker and Charles Roven
(with Matt Damon and Heath Ledger)

BATMAN BEGINS

2005

Warner Bros.

Special Effects Supervisor, VFX unit & Model Workshop Supervisor
Dir: Christopher Nolan
Prod: Larry Franco, Charles Roven and Emma Thomas
(with Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes, Gary Oldman, Morgan Freeman and Cillian Murphy )

TROY

2004

Warner Bros.

Special Effects Supervisor, Mexico Unit
Dir: Wolfgang Petersen
Prod: Diana Rathbun and Colin Wilson
(with Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom and Brian Cox.)

BAD COMPANY

2002

Touchstone Pictures

Special Effects Senior Technician
Dir: Joel Schumacher
Prod: Jerry Bruckheimer, Michael Browning and Mike Stenson
(with Anthony Hopkins, Chris Rock and Kerry Washington)

SLEEPY HOLLOW

1999

Paramount Pictures

Special Effects
Dir: Tim Burton
Prod: Scott Rudin and Adam Schroeder
(with Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Miranda Richardson, Michael Gambon and Christopher Walken)

PLUNKETT & MACLEAN

1999

Working Title Films/PolyGram

Special Effects Technician
Dir: Jake Scott
Prod: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner and Rupert Harvey
(with Jonny Lee Miller and Robert Carlyle)

SAVING PRIVATE RYAN

1998

Dreamworks

Special Effects
Dir: Steven Spielberg
Prod: Ian Bryce, Mark Gordon, Gary Levinsohn and Steven Spielberg
(with Tom Hanks, Matt Damon and Paul Giamatti)

THE AVENGERS

1997

Warner Bros.

Special Effects
Dir: Jeremiah Chechik
Prod: Jerry Weintraub
(with Ralph Fiennes, Uma Thurman, Sean Connery, Jim Broadbent, Fiona Shaw and Eddie Izzard)

MORTAL KOMBAT II

1995

New Line Cinema

Special Effects
Dir: Paul W.S. Anderson
Prod: Lawrence Kasanoff
(with Linden Ashby, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Robin Shou, Bridgette Wilson, Talisa Soto and Christopher Lambert)

JUDGE DREDD

1994

Hollywood Pictures/Disney

Special Effects
Dir: Danny Cannon
Prod: Beau Marks and Charles Lippincott
(with Sylvester Stallone, Armand Assante, Diane Lane and Rob Schneider)

Short Films

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BREAKING THE MOLD: REEBOK LIVE WITH FIRE

2013

Ten Films

Special Effects Supervisor
Dir: Thomas E. Nicholson
Prod: Olivia Dahan, Katy Most and Richard A. Oshen

Television

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JORDSKOTT

2015

Palladium Fiction

Special Effects Supervisor
Dir: Henrik Björn and Anders Engström
Prod: Filip Hammarström
(with Moa Gammel, Göran Ragnerstam, Richard Forsgren and Lia Boysen)

BAND OF BROTHERS

2002

DreamWorks/HBO

Senior Special Effects Technician
Dir: Mikael Salomon, David Frankel, David Leland, Tom Hanks, David Nutter and Richard Loncraine
Prod: Mary Richards
(with Scott Grimes, Damian Lewis, Ron Livingston, Shane Taylor and Donnie Wahlberg)

Services offered by IFX

Engineering

  • Heavy Engineering + 50 Tonnes
  • Light Engineering
  • Laser/Plasma Cutting
  • FX Design, build and Engineering
  • Bespoke Creations and Sculptures
  • Wire Work including animatronics
  • Stunt Rigs
  • Hydraulic Lifting Systems
  • 3 and 5 Axis Gimbles
  • Tilting platforms, simple 1 or 2 axis pivot systems
  • Pre programmed movements
  • Collapsing rigs
  • Pneumatic systems and rigs
  • Nitrogen/Inert Gas systems
  • Catapults, High Speed movements
  • Car flippers, Stunt flippers
  • High Pressure Systems

Explosives & Pyrotechnics

  • Explosive design and implementation up to 1.1 UN Class all over the world
  • War Simulations and reenactments
  • Flammables
  • Personal and Simulated Bullet Hits

Water

  • From puddles and wet downs to torrential flooding
  • Tip Tank systems, design and build
  • Rain Effects
  • Misting Effects
  • PADI Rescue Diver, PADI Shark specialist diver

Wind

  • Gentle breeze to gale force winds
  • Local, up close silent wind systems
  • Design and build of Wind systems
  • High Volume Wind Systems

Fire

  • Simulated burns on buildings, houses, cars 
  • Propane Systems
  • Gel based and liquid flames
  • coloured flames and bespoke flame systems

Snow

  • Interior/Exterior Landscapes
  • Frosting and Icing simulations
  • Falling and Moving Snow FX
  • Moulded Ice Scupltures