Van Ling

Visual Effects | Miscellaneous Crew | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
The Abyss (1989) | Terminator 2 (1991) | Starship Troopers (1997)
AWARDS 
3 wins & 4 nominations More »
BORN 
c. 1963 (age 54)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Kindness MaineKindness Maine Visual Effects Supervisor  Less Script
  • Primary photo for The B-RingThe B-Ring Visual Effects Supervisor  Less $5MM
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Cliffs of FreedomCliffs of Freedom Director, Producer, Writer (script)  Less Post-Prod
Past Film & Video (39 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for A Beautiful DayA Beautiful Day (Short) Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Cave of Forgotten DreamsCave of Forgotten Dreams Motion Graphics  Less 2010 $5.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Public EnemiesPublic Enemies Compositing Supervisor (Illusion Arts)  Less 2009 $100MM $97MM / $214MM
  • Primary photo for MilkMilk Digital Artist (Illusion Arts)  Less 2008 $20MM $32MM / —
  • Primary photo for PulsePulse Digital Artist (Live Wire Productions)  Less 2006 $20MM $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for Superior Firepower: The Making of 'Aliens'Superior Firepower: The Making of 'Aliens' (Video) Special Thanks  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for No Fate But What We Make: 'Terminator 2' and the Rise of Digital EffectsNo Fate But What We Make: 'Terminator 2' and the Rise of Digital Effects (Video) Director, Editor, Producer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for She Turned the World on with Her Smile: The Making of 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show'She Turned the World on with Her Smile: The Making of 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' (Video) Editor  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Not Another Teen MovieNot Another Teen Movie Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2001 $15MM $38MM / $66MM
  • Primary photo for Vanilla SkyVanilla Sky Digital Animation Supervisor (Ranchworks Unlimited)  Less 2001 $68MM $101MM / $203MM
  • Primary photo for Other Voices: Creating 'The Terminator'Other Voices: Creating 'The Terminator' (Video) Director, Editor, Producer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Way of the GunThe Way of the Gun Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2000 $8.5MM $6.1MM / $13MM
  • Primary photo for Drive Me CrazyDrive Me Crazy Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1999 $8.5MM $18MM / $23MM
  • Primary photo for Stir of EchoesStir of Echoes Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1999 $12MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for Inspector GadgetInspector Gadget Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE) (uncredited)  Less 1999 $90MM $97MM / $134MM
  • Primary photo for A Midsummer Night's DreamA Midsummer Night's Dream Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1999 $11MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for RequiemRequiem (Short) Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for SoldierSoldier Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1998 $60MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Jungle Book: Mowgli's StoryThe Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story (Video) Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Doctor DolittleDoctor Dolittle Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1998 $72MM $144MM / $294MM
  • Primary photo for PauliePaulie Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1998 $23MM $27MM / —
  • Primary photo for Deep RisingDeep Rising Visual Effects Supervisor (Banned From The Ranch Entertainment)  Less 1998 $45MM $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for TitanicTitanic Chinese Man, Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1997 $200MM $659MM / $2.19B
  • Primary photo for The JackalThe Jackal Graphics Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1997 $60MM $55MM / $159MM
  • Primary photo for Starship TroopersStarship Troopers Visual Effects Supervisor (Banned from the Ranch Entertainment)  Less 1997 $105MM $55MM / $121MM
  • Primary photo for Men in BlackMen in Black Sound Designer (alien languages), Sound Mixer (alien languages)  Less 1997 $90MM $251MM / $589MM
  • Primary photo for Dante's PeakDante's Peak Graphics Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1997 $116MM $67MM / $178MM
  • Primary photo for The RelicThe Relic Computer Graphics Supervisor  Less 1997 $40MM $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for TwisterTwister Computer Graphics Designer/supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1996 $92MM $242MM / $253MM
  • Primary photo for Video EssentialsVideo Essentials (Video) Animator (Swelltone logo), Editor, Cover Designer (Video Magazine cover), Graphics And Layout (dvd jacket design), Graphics Supervisor, Production Designer, Digital Artist  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for CongoCongo Display Graphics Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1995 $50MM $81MM / $152MM
  • Primary photo for True LiesTrue Lies Production Department (Lightstorm)  Less 1994 $115MM $146MM / $379MM
  • Primary photo for T2: More Than Meets the EyeT2: More Than Meets the Eye (Video) Director  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Under Pressure: Making 'The Abyss'Under Pressure: Making 'The Abyss' (Video) Executive Producer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'The Terminator': A RetrospectiveThe Making of 'The Terminator': A Retrospective (Video) Special Thanks  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Terminator 2Terminator 2 Cyberdyne Tech, Creative Supervisor/visual Effects Coordinator  Less 1991 $102MM $205MM / $315MM
  • Primary photo for The AbyssThe Abyss Creative/technical/research Assistant (Mr. Cameron), Producer (version: special), Visual Effects Liaison (Mr. Cameron)  Less 1989 $70MM $54MM / $90MM
  • Primary photo for Alien NationAlien Nation Newcomer #1 on TV, Linguistics Consultant  Less 1988 $16MM $25MM / $32MM
  • Primary photo for Martini Ranch: ReachMartini Ranch: Reach (Video) Special Thanks  Less 1988 $90K
Past Television (6 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Last Man StandingLast Man Standing (TV Movie) Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Walking DeadThe Walking Dead (TV Series) Visual Effects Supervisor (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
    • TS-19 (Dec 5, 2010) Visual Effects Supervisor  Less
    • Wildfire (Nov 28, 2010) Visual Effects Supervisor  Less
  • Primary photo for John AdamsJohn Adams (TV Mini-series) Compositor (Illusion Arts) (7 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 7
    • Peacefield (Apr 20, 2008) Compositor (Illusion Arts)  Less
    • Unnecessary War (Apr 13, 2008) Compositor (Illusion Arts)  Less
    • Unite or Die (Apr 6, 2008) Compositor (Illusion Arts)  Less
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  • Primary photo for VendettaVendetta (TV Movie) Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for WinchellWinchell (TV Movie) Visual Effects Supervisor (BFTRE)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day'The Making of 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day' (TV Short) Additional Support  Less 1991
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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